There is currently an exciting opportunity for a HGV Class 2 driver to join our Logistics team at Allied Bakeries, Stoke.
So who are we? We're the people who make one of the UK's top grocery brands, Kingsmill, as well as Burgen, Allinson and Sunblest. You know us through our wholesome whites, Wholemeal and seeded breads that offer delicious bakery products such as our rolls, pancakes, crumpets, muffins, hot cross buns, toasties and wraps.
We're one of three divisions of Allied Milling and Baking, which in turn is a part of Associated British Foods (ABF) plc, a major international business with a turnover of £10.2bn and close to 100,000 employees working in 44 countries. In the UK, well-known ABF brands include: Twinings, Silver Spoon, Primark, Ryvita, Ovaltine, Patak's and Jordans Cereals.
As a Driver, your role is to deliver our products safely to our customers. We are passionate about the role our drivers play. Our drivers engage with our customers day in, day out, and they provide a great customer focus and a professional face of our business.
Safety is First at Allied Bakeries, so we're looking for someone to lead by example in ensuring that Health and Safety is our number one priority, and someone who is able to think and behave safely at all times
Please note the shifts are 9.6 hours, averaging 5 shifts per week (Week 1 - six shifts; Week 2 - four shifts). The shift start time will vary but will typically commence between 01:30 and 04:00.
To excel as a Delivery Driver in our organisation, we ask that you possess;
• A great customer focus with a flexible and adaptable approach to deliver outstanding results
• Experience of working in a multi-drop environment
• Minimum of 1 year’s driving experience as a HGV driver
Please note - we take great pride in our recruitment processes - all successful candidates will need to attend an interview and undertake a Driving Assessment. Making sure we're a good fit for you is as important to us as making sure you're a good fit for us.
And finally, Allied Bakeries values reflect the type of culture that we are working hard to achieve; its all about, Aiming High, Doing What We Say, ensuring Everybody Matters, and Working Together. If you can live with these values, chances are you'll do well here. We're looking for people who love a challenge, who have an eye for continuous improvement and the drive to take ownership and make change happen.
As well as a competitive salary and pension arrangements, we offer a great team environment, excellent development opportunities and other fantastic benefits.
We look forward to hearing from you.