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LGV C Driver - Bakery contract - Launceston

Are you looking for a rewarding and successful career? Fancy working from a mobile office, with a different view every day?


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 a vacancy for LGV C Multi-Drop Driver, based at our Launceston 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:

Loading/unloading of vehicles.

Delivering bakery products on behalf of various Bakery contracts to a range of retail outlets, wholesale and convenience stores across the South West Peninsula.

Dealing with customers face to face at delivery points and managing our customers’ delivery expectations.

Set delivery routes, job and finish.

A flexible approach is required as the job will involve early starts as well as tail-lift use and the manual handling of bread deliveries.


Personal Attributes:

Be passionate about providing excellent customer service.

Working to deadlines.

Confident, polite and a team player.

Good geographical knowledge.

Hold a current DCPC Card and Digital Tachograph Driver Card.

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


Why Gregory Distribution?

Weekly wage £445.52 based on an average of 45hrs per week, Monday to Saturday, based on a 4 day rota, every Sunday off, rolling 2 days off every two weeks.

Start between 02:00am and 04:00am, finish around 11:00am and 12:00pm.

Set routes.

Overtime occasionally available, paid at enhanced rate depending on hours worked.

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 - 02 April 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?





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


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.


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).


By applying for this vacancy, you consent to us holding and processing your personal data (as defined in the Data Protection Act 1998) in relation to and in consideration of this application. You also consent to us storing your personal data so that we may from time to time, consider you for and contact you about other suitable positions within our company.