Class 1 Driver

  • Job Reference: 1187525200A0
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Employer: GXO Logistics
  • Website:
  • Location: Sherburn in Elmet, Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics

Job Description

Are you a Class 1 Driver looking for the security of guaranteed full-time hours and a permanent contract? Do you like the idea of working for one of the most forward-thinking and fast-growing logistics companies out there? Or are you a newly qualified driver and looking for the opportunity to get into the logistics industry?


Here at GXO, we're looking for full-time, permanent Class 1 Driver to join out Kingspan team Sherburn-In-ElmetYou'll be working 48 guaranteed hours per week Monday - Friday, with the start times between 05:00 and 06:00.


Pay, benefits and more:


  • An hourly rate of £13.85 with an overtime rate of £17.31 paid after 48 hours 

  • 28 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays)

  • Flexible dental insurance plans

  • A company sponsored pension scheme

  • A 24/7 online GP service, life assurance and fully comprehensive employee assistance programme

  • Access to our MyBenefits platform, offering a variety of high street discounts, a cycle to work scheme, cashback cards, a saving scheme and much more!

  • Admission to GXO University, our online learning platform enabling you to achieve your career aspirations!


What you'll do on a typical day:


  • Ensuring all deliveries are made on time and in full

  • You will have your own vehicle allocated to you on most occasions (we just got our new fleet of vehicles arrived!)

  • Delivering insulation to builders' merchants and building sites all over UK mainland

  • All deliveries are off loaded by the customer with their MHE


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • A full UK driving licence with category C+E entitlement

  • A valid Driver Qualification Card (Driver CPC)

  • Be in possession of a valid Digital Tachograph Card

  • No more than 3 current penalty points

  • No DR, DG, DD, BA, CD, AC, LC or TT99 endorsements with a conviction date within the previous 5 years


We engineer faster, smarter, leaner supply chains.


GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team - energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work. GXO is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate, support and thrive on diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  We believe that diversity and inclusion in our business is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. We are Disability Confident Committed as part of the Disability Confident Scheme (GIS) and actively welcome applications from people with disabilities.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.