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Title:  HGV Class 1 Shunter Driver

City:  Droitwich
Department: 
Location: 

Droitwich, GB, WR9 0LW

 

Müller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by the Unternehmensgruppe Theo Müller which employs over 24,000 people throughout Europe.

In the UK, Müller develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of branded and private label dairy products made with milk from more than 1,700 British farmers.

The Müller brand is ranked at No.7 in The Grocer's Top 100 list of Britain's Biggest Brands, and is also the 7th most chosen brand in the UK.

 

We’re recruiting … HGV Class 1 Shunter Driver

 

We are recruiting at our Droitwich Depot for HGV Class 1 Shunter Drivers.

 

It takes a lot of talent and organisation to deliver around 30% of the fresh milk consumed in Britain every day. The Müller Milk & Ingredients Distribution network of depots are strategically located to allow us to be efficient in the job that we do and ensures that our milk gets from farm to fridge quicker and fresher.

 

This is a great opportunity for drivers who enjoy working for a prestigious logistics company, driving a modern and well maintained fleet of vehicles and who are looking for flexibility in their life, we offer full time and part time work schedules, no overnights stays.

 

To the right applicant we would consider licence acquisition from Class 2 to Class 1.

 

Role & Responsibilities

  • To safely move vehicles and trailers from the parking area onto the loading bay and once the trailer has been loaded to park the trailer in the despatch area
  • Ensure that the correct procedures are adhered to when ‘hitching and unhitching’ the unit to the trailer and to ensure that the trailer is securely loaded
  • To ensure adherence to the vehicle temperature control procedures and weight restrictions
  • If necessary to deliver to a customer, depot, garage or test centre
  • Puts safety first and respects all other road users
  • Diligent in ensuring driver and vehicle checks are completed correctly
  • Self – motivated with a positive attitude and extremely reliable

 

Shift Patterns

  • 5-day rota, over 7 days per week 
  • Part time shift patterns and other shift patterns available

 

Key skills & experience

  • Class 1 Licence (Cat C+E)
  • Current CPC and digital driving card
  • No more than 6 minor points on driving licence (No CDs, DDs, DRs or INs)
  • Part qualified or newly qualified drivers are welcome, we will train and develop you to the necessary level

 

Benefits

  • A competitive salary, an overtime rate of x1.5 and premium rates for weekends (Saturday x1.5 and Sunday x2)
  • An unsociable hour’s premium of 23% between 6pm and 4am
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 days public /customary holidays & service-related holidays (pro rata)
  • Financial supports towards the cost of your medical and digital driving cards
  • Access an exclusive rewards platform including your Müller money, health and lifestyle benefits, Company pension, healthcare cash plan, dental insurance, home technology and cycle to work.
  • Access the Müller Rewards discount scheme offering over 800 discounts online and in-store and the potential to make savings across grocery and clothes shopping, holidays, insurance, gifts and more
  • Have pride in what you achieve as a member of a team
  • Be provided with a free corporate uniform
  • Free onsite secured colleague car parking

Contact Details:

F.A.O. Hire To Retire Recruitment, Müller UK & Ireland, Donnington Wood Business Park, Telford, Shropshire, TF2 7GJ

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