HGV Driver (C)

Location: Basildon, Essex

East Anglia

Other information: 40 hours per week

Salary: Competitive Salary

Reference #: 129881

Our large Basildon branch are looking to recruit an HGV Driver (C) on a permanent basis, to support the hard-working and busy team with multi-drop deliveries in and around London and London South East.


Working hours are Monday to Friday, between 6am to 4pm, however, some flexibility around working hours is required to meet business needs.


About the role

  • driving vehicles between 7.5t and 18t
  • multi-drop deliveries
  • loading and unloading your vehicle
  • daily vehicle checks


About you


Previous driving experience is a must, along with driving in and around the London area. 


You’ll also need a category C licence (or equivalent), be up to date on your CPC Training and Tachograph knowledge. 


Your daily routes will be pre-planned, but you will have full responsibility for loading and unloading your vehicle. 


About your development and benefits


We aim to unlock your potential and equip you with all the skills required to move to the next stage in your career with us. This all starts with your induction where you get to know us and our business and continues with relevant training and development. 


Our people get benefits including:


  • pension plan
  • holiday - 23 days increasing to 25 after 2 years’ service
  • staff discount
  • profit share.


About us    


In the past, we operated under different brand names, such as Plumb Center, Parts Center, Drain Center, Pipe Center and Climate Center as separate businesses. Now, our customers can find all our products under one roof. We work with building and trade professionals every day. And by understanding their businesses, the products they want and the quality service they need, we aim to help them achieve more for their own customers.


From our offices in Royal Leamington Spa and Ripon, to our five distribution centres and over 600 branches up and down the country, our people work together to give our customers great service every day. It is a huge operation that involves one of the country’s largest fleets of specialist commercial vehicles and it’s backed by cutting-edge warehousing and customer focused supply chain.


Wolseley UK the country’s largest plumbing, heating and cooling trade specialist merchant and we aim to be the first choice specialist merchant for trade customers. We’re the UK operating company of Ferguson plc, a FTSE 100 company with revenues of over $18 billion.


Closing Date: 29.01.2019


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