Job details

Bulk & Bagged LGV 1 driver

Job reference: NWT-MAN-003794

Location: Manchester

Closing date: 26/11/2021

Job start date: 13/12/2021

Salary: Circa. £35,000 plus £3000 attendance allowance

Employment type: Permanent

Department: ALLIED MILLS - Distribution North

Employer: Allied Mills

Hours per week: 48

LGV Driver with a C+E (Class 1) license
4on 4 off, 48-hour week averaged over a 26-week reference period. AM & PM shifts available

LGV Driver with a C+E (Class 1) license
4on 4 off, 48-hour week averaged over a 26-week reference period. AM & PM shifts available

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) license 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 Northern 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 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 years 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 tanker.
Preferably 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 4 on 4 off. Due to the nature of our customer’s needs, applicants for this post have a flexible approach to duties and shift lengths.

Salary: Circa £35,000 per annum with an additional £3,000 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.
Other benefits: lunch provided on site each day, discounted Allied Bakeries branded products available on site, employee discount schemes, cycle to work.


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