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Careers with us

14.02.2018

LGV CE Shunter Drivers - Shepton Mallet


Are you looking for a rewarding and successful career? Do you enjoy working set days?

 

If you have answered "Yes" to the above then this could be the career for you.

 

At Gregory Distribution, due to expansion we currently have vacancies for a LGV CE Shunter based at our Shepton Mallet Depot. This is a fantastic opportunity to continue your driving career with one of the country’s largest privately owned distribution companies.

 

The position involves:

Shunting of trailers between warehouses, local customer sites and the main freight centre yard, to enable loading/unloading of vehicles.

Liaising with the transport office and providing information on trailers parked in the yard. This will include safety checks and load status.

Carry out local collections and deliveries as and when required.

Ensuring that deliveries are made on-time

Managing the external pallet storage area including unloading, loading and sorting of pallets.

Planning route on a day to day basis

Dealing with customers face to face and over the phone and providing a high level of customer service.

 

 

Personal Attributes:

To hold a Class 1 CE Licence.

Be passionate about providing excellent customer service.

Working to deadlines.

Confident, polite and a team player.

Desirable to hold a current DCPC Card and Digital Tachograph Driver Card.

Good geographical knowledge.

Due to the nature of the role applicants must be fit, flexible, hardworking and self-motivated.

 

Why Gregory Distribution?

Salary £24,852 based on 48hpw working Monday to Friday plus 1 in 5 Saturdays on a rota basis.

Overtime occasionally available.

Free DCPC training during your employment*

Free uniform.

Excellent holiday allowance and company benefits.

Pension and sickness scheme*

Leading industry qualifications*

Childcare voucher scheme.

Mobile phone discounts*

Referral Scheme.

Strong culture of team work.

 

Who we are?

With 32 sites across England, Wales and Scotland and over 1,900 employees, we offer a range of fulfilling jobs, unrivalled training, excellent pay, pension and a range of other benefits – plus you get to work with supportive colleagues who have a great team approach, whilst growing your career with one of the largest independent hauliers in the UK.

As our company continues to grow, so does the number of locations we operate in. Whilst we will have opportunities across the UK for Apprentices through to LGV Drivers, our main depots are located in North Tawton, Cullompton, Willand, Bristol, Plymouth, Shepton Mallet and Minworth.

 

So if you have the drive to be the best and want to be a part of a flourishing and ambitious company, apply now for this vacancy.

 

 

Closing Date - 19 March 2018


Application Form

Personal Details

Are you subject to immigration control?

Have you worked for Gregory Distribution/Kay Transport/Hayton Coulthard before? If yes, please give details.

Do any of your relatives work for Gregory Distribution/Kay Transport/Hayton Coulthard?

Education

School

College

University

Qualifications & Training

Do you have a valid UK driving licence?

Please state why you are applying for this position

Career History

Please give details of your last three employers starting with your latest employer.
We will always contact the latest three employers once a job has been accepted.

Date of Employment

Date of Employment

Date of Employment

Interests and Activities

Recruitment

Are you currently registered with a Recruitment Agency?

Have you been registered with a Recruitments Agency in the past 12 months?

Have you worked for Gregory Distribution/Kay Transport/Hayton Coulthard through a Recruitment Agency in the past 12 months? If yes, please give details.

Declaration

Under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, you are required by law to disclose any or all unspent convictions.

Do you have any previous unspent convictions? If yes, please give details below (including any driving offences).

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