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Class 1 Driver (C+E) (Trunker) (NIGHTS) - Stansted Airport

Location:
Stansted
Department:
Transport
Salary Details:
£43,900 to £49,000
About The Company
Wren Kitchens is the UK's number 1 kitchen retailer! Wren is a privately-owned, family-run business which is passionate about kitchens and delivering a world-class customer experience. In the financial year of 2019 we recorded revenue of £700m.

We’re proud to say that we manufacture all our kitchens out of three, state-of-the-art factories, here in the UK. Wren is famous for having the biggest range of kitchens. We provide tailored kitchens at DIY prices. And with the largest range of colours and styles, Wren provide the creative freedom to inspire customers and build their dream kitchens.

In 2020 Wren was proudly named #1 top-rated retail workplace in the UK. In addition to this, The Telegraph recognised us as the fastest-growing bricks and mortar retailer and the Sunday Times ranked us as the 12th largest, privately owned company in the UK.
About The Role
Due to the continued growth of our business, we are delighted to announce that we are recruiting Class 1 Drivers to work Nights at our Stansted depot, with OTE of £49,000 a year.
 
This is a fantastic opportunity to work as part of an award winning transport team, who have won numerous awards for Operational, Business and H&S excellence over the last two years. We've also been nominated in 5 catergories at the 2021 Motor Transport Awards including:
 
  • Operational Excellence
  • Business Excellence
  • Home Delivery Operator of the Year
  • Safety in Operation
  • Training
 
As well as working for an award winning team, you'll also benefit from great opportunities to progress in your career on one of our approved pathways, participate in training to further advance your skills and we'll even put you through qualifications to help enhance your personal development!
 
As a Class 1 Driver, you will work any 5 out of 7 days, Monday to Sunday with a guaranteed 48 hours per week contract. The hourly rate will be £16.50 per hour, time and a half on Sundays plus a graded bonus of up to £1300 per quarter, which means your OTE will be £49,000! You'll also receive 25 days holiday a year plus bank holidays off.
 
Main responsibilities:


  • Constantly communicate with the transport office regarding daily activities
  • Adhere to stated policies and procedures regarding delivery service and safety at the workplace
  • Ensure daily vehicle checks are completed and faults reported to your transport office team
  • Always offer a pleasant and concise delivery experience at each delivery visit
  • Take full responsibility of operating company vehicles and equipment in a safe manner
  • Ensure that Van Delivery Porters proactively makes customer phone calls with ETA’s and  keeps records of deliveries
  • Take extra care with products to ensure goods are delivered damage free
  • Work as part of a two-person delivery team to ensure all deliveries are of high standard
  • Ensure fleet compliance and health and safety standards are adhered to and continuously improved
  • Adhere to EU Drivers Hours and Working Time Regulation
About You
No experience required, newly qualified drivers welcome
 
Mandatory:
 
  • Hold a valid C license with no more than 6 penalty points
  • Holds an up to date Driver CPC Qualification, ideally with 35 hours completed
  • Holds an up to date Digital Tachograph Card
Desired:
 
  • Good geographical knowledge of the UK
 
Applicants for this role who are offered employment will be subject to a basic criminal record check from the Disclosure & Barring Service before the appointment is confirmed. Please see the DBS policy on our careers site for more information.