Job details

LGV Tanker Driver

Job reference: SET-TIL-02443

Location: Tilbury

Closing date: 31/12/2018

Job start date: 04/09/2017

Salary: 34,000 + bonus + healthcare

Employment type: Permanent

Department: ALLIED MILLS

Employer: Allied Mills

Hours per week: 48 average

LGV Driver with a C+E (Class 1) licence

Any 5 from 7, on a fixed 5 week rota 48 hour week averaged over 17 week refrence period.

Part of Associated British Foods (ABF) and in turn part of Allied Milling and Baking, Allied Mills is one of the most progressive flour millers in the UK. We operate 3 modern flourmills and through our people, culture and investment in technology we deliver the highest standards in product quality, service and development to our customers. We supply flour and co-products for both group and private trade businesses, supporting the continued product development of the products and brands of our customers.

We have opportunities for permanent full time LGV Drivers with a C+E (Class 1)  licence to join an experienced team, providing a first class service on behalf of our flour mill in the Port of Tilbury. This role will be to primarily service our bulk flour customers, delivering our products around the Southern region.


Key Accountabilities:

  • To always work proactively in line with the Company Zero Harm and Safety First strategy

  • To operate the vehicle in accordance with current legislation

  • To deliver a high standard of customer service

  • Deliver Allied Mills products on time and in full within the agreed time windows

  • Discharge bulk flour in accordance with our company safe operating procedures

  • Accurate completion of all relevant paperwork

Skills and experience required to excel as a driver at Allied Mills:

  • A great customer focus with a flexible and adaptable approach

  • Self-motivated and able to work on your own initiative, be punctual and reliable

  • Minimum of 2 year’s driving experience as a LGV driver ideally within the food retail sector

  • Experience of Bulk Powder deliveries would be advantageous, but not essential as training will be provided for all drivers joining our team. No ADR Required as this is a food grade tankers.

  • Preferrably with full 35 hours Driver CPC entitlement – applicants without a CPC card will be considered on the provision that you meet the required calibre for this role.

Hours: Working pattern is based on an average of 48 hours per week over a fixed reference period working 5 days from 7. Due to the nature of our customers’ needs, applicants for this post have a flexible approach to duties and shift lengths.

Salary: £34,001 per annum with an additional £3000 attendance bonus which is paid in addition to basic salary, subject to meeting attendance criteria.

Pension: The ABF Pension scheme is a Defined Contribution arrangement and offers a comprehensive package of retirement and life assurance benefits for members.

Health care: Bupa membership scheme giving access to private health care (taxable benefit)

Other benefits: lunch provided on site each day, discounted Allied Bakeries branded products available on site, childcare vouchers, employee discount schemes, cycle to work


The closing date for this job has now passed.