Class 1 Driver

  • Job Reference: 1176352400A1
  • Date Posted: 6 July 2024
  • Employer: GXO Logistics
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  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics

Job Description

Are you a Class 1 Driver looking for a new challenge? Are you seeking a challenge with a reputable organisation that pride themselves on being able to offer career development to their people?


We are currently recruiting for a full-time, permanent Class 1 Drivers to join our GXO team based at Draycott-in-the-Clay. You will be working an average of 48 hours per week, Monday to Friday, with the start times between 04:00 - 08:00.


Pay, benefits and more:


  • An hourly rate of £14.52 with paid overtime of £19.31 after 48 hours 
  • 28 days of holiday (inclusive of Bank Holiday)
  • Access to a variety of high street discounts
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Workplace pension and many other perks


What you'll do on a typical day:


  • Delivering palletised goods to customer locations across the UK
  • Loading and unloading via the curtains or loading bay (you may occasionally need to move pallets with a pump truck
  • Always ensure the safe and legal operation of your vehicle, guaranteeing the vehicle has been loaded correctly prior to leaving site
  • Reporting any issues regarding delivery or vehicle/trailer defects to the transport office


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • Full UK driving licence with category CE entitlement
  • No more than 6 points on licence (No TT, DR, DD, IN endorsements)
  • Up to date Driver CPC
  • Excellent attitude and ability to work in a team effectively


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 an Armed Forces friendly organisation and Disability Confident Leader 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.