LGV Class 2 Driver x 2 - Howdens

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LGV Class 2 Drivers x 2 - Howdens

The Company

Yusen Logistics is working to become the world’s preferred supply chain logistics company. Our complete offer is designed to forge better connections between businesses, customers, and communities – through innovative supply chain management, freight forwarding, warehousing and distribution services. As a company, we’re dedicated to a culture of continuous improvement, ensuring everyone who works with us is committed, connected and creative in making us the world’s preferred choice.

We are looking for 2 LGV Class 2 Drivers to join us on a permanent, full-time basis at our Depot at Leeds.

The Benefits

- Salary of £30,617.60
- 40-hour contract per week
- Overtime paid at time and a half after 40 hours worked
- Additional £2 per hour for any hours worked between 18:00 - 08:00
- Full time positions
- New, well-maintained trucks
- Dedicated Customer, no general haulage
- No manual handling
- 25 days' holiday plus Bank Holidays
- Company Pension Scheme
- Monday to Friday work pattern
- Employee Wellness initiatives - WeCare- includes 24/7 online GP and mental health support service
- Tailored development and ongoing training and support
- Free uniform
- Free car parking

This is a fantastic opportunity for a DCPC qualified Class 2 driving professional, looking to take their next career step and join a world-renowned logistics company.

Here at Yusen Logistics, we like to think big, and this applies to your goals as well as ours. So, we provide you with tailored professional development as you achieve your potential.

Our values are ‘Connected, Committed and Creative’. This approach is why we offer you an exceptional wellness package, as we believe that a happy you, is good for you and good for us!

So, if you are ready for your next step and eager to make an impact, we are waiting to hear from you.

The Role

As a LGV Class 2 Driver, you will complete multiple deliveries and collections of building related products across our dedicated Howden’s depots.

Specifically, you will follow a mapped route and will complete on average between eight to ten deliveries and collections per day. Start times will be between 06:00 and 07:00 working 8 - 10 hours per day Monday - Friday based on the needs of the business.

You will use your delivery expertise to assist where necessary with loading or unloading items that are unsuitable for our FLT trained depot staff to move.

This role does not involve manual handling but there may be times when we may ask you to assist with loading/unloading where necessary.

About You

To be considered a LGV Class 2 Driver, you will need:

- A maximum of six points on your licence (excluding BA, CD, DD, DR, or DG codes)
- Good communication skills
- A flexible approach to work with the ability to start at varying times
- A valid DCPC qualification
- A valid Digital Tachograph card
- A full, valid driving LGV class 2 licence

Ideally, you will have experience of working in an environment that involves tail lift use, multi-drop, and manual handling.

A minimum of 12 months Class 2 experience would be advantageous.

Yusen Logistics Ltd are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you’re ready to drive your career forward as an LGV Class 2 Driver, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.