HGV Class 2 Home Delivery Driver Avonmouth, Bristol

Job title: HGV Class 2 Home Delivery Driver

Company: DHL


  • Shift Pattern: Rolling rota – 4 on 2 off, 4 on 2 off, 5 on 2 off
  • Contracted Hours: 48
  • Overtime: 1.5x
  • Contract Type: Full Time – Permenant
  • Customer/Location: Next, Avonmouth


New drivers will receive a two stage £1,500 signing on/retention bonus:

  • £500 paid in the first pay period
  • £1,000 paid after 6 months of employment

Do you hold a vocational Driving Licence?

Do you hold a Digital Tachograph Card and Driver’s CPC Qualification Card?

Are you looking for your next career move?

At DHL we are extremely passionate about what we do, are you? We have an outstanding fleet at our disposal whereby we deliver everything from raw materials to consumables, spare parts and finished goods. We even deliver people through the patient transport network! We are without doubt the Global Leaders in Supply Chain Management and 3rd party logistics, and that makes us an essential part of everyday life! Sound good? Why not read on to find out how to join us?

What does this job involve?

  • Starting work from 05:30 onwards
  • 10 to 35 drops per day within the South West region using a Class 2 vehicle
  • Working as part of a 2 person crew, delivering home furniture to customers room of choice
  • Manual handling and customer service are key in this role
  • Some installation/fitting may be required, full training provided

We are always looking for exceptional Drivers to join our team!

Could that be you? People are our business. Drivers are the capable, reliable hands and smiling faces of DHL. Night and Day, come rain or shine, they are committed to ensuring the safe, secure and on-time delivery of the customer’s goods. First time, every time.

We are looking for Drivers who:

  • Hold a valid Driving License (Category C)
  • No experience required, we welcome newly qualified/unexperienced HGV drivers
  • Hold a Driver CPC qualification and Digital Tachograph Card
  • Drive in a safe and efficient manner, ensuring adherence to parking, speed and road signage
  • Work safely within the Health and safety environmental guidelines, and ensure all vehicle checks are carried out prior to commencement of work
  • Are flexible in approach to work, and work effectively as part of a team, providing support in resolving problems and have a can do, right first time and passionate approach
  • Work within all legal parameters of drivers hours and working time directive legislation, being fully compliant with tachograph and break requirements
  • Have basic mechanical understanding

Why choose us?

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Strong career stability, friendly inclusive teams and potential to grow with the business
  • Desirable fleet/equipment available

What can we offer you in return?

As a part of a growing DHL population you will receive access to a variety of excellent benefits which could include; 25 days holiday, pension scheme, medical cover, retail discounts, flexible working, training, development and secondment opportunities and MANY MORE.

What will you need to do next?

If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.

We will ensure all of our resourcing activities are fair, transparent and consistent across the UK. We want to ensure the candidate experience is of the highest professional standard.

The Company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore we aim to ensure the workplace is free from discrimination and not only employees but also potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile within the organisation.

Expected salary:

Location: Avonmouth, Bristol

Job date: Sat, 31 Jul 2021 23:54:12 GMT

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