LGV Driver Class 1

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At Univar Solutions we understand if you want to hire and retain the best people they’ll need a market competitive salary (circa £36K inc quarterly bonus), a full range benefits, ongoing development, career and salary progression and the best “tools of the trade” – we’ve got brand spanking new fully-loaded & automatic DAF trucks in the fleet.

We’re on the lookout for ADR qualified LGV drivers to help keep our customers happy and ensure the chemicals and ingredients used in everyday products, get safely to our customers, helping keep our communities healthy, fed, clean and safe. If you have what it takes and want to join a global leader we’d love to welcome you to our Transport team based at Coventry.

Role Info:

LGV Driver (C+E/Class 1)
circa £36,000 Inc Quarterly Bonus
Plus Extensive Benefits Package
Working Hours: Night Shift

Your role as a Univar Solutions LGV Driver:

You will get to drive our brand new DAF fully automatic vehicles and benefit from everything you need whilst you’re out on the road. They are fitted with adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning, air-conditioning, fridges, and a whole host of latest safety technology to aid you in your day. We offer a highly competitive package which includes training and progression for those drivers who want to progress through their career with us. As you develop your skills, you’ll also increase your earnings.

You’ll receive a highly competitive remuneration package including a quarterly performance related bonus depending on your skills and experience. You’ll get exclusive access to a huge range of discounts and benefits through our U-Benefits site as well as massive discounts on a fantastic range of products sold by Univar Speciality Consumables.

You’ll be able to plan your life easily and enjoy most weekends off. You’ll work up to 48 hours per week (42 on average, or 38 on nights), usually Monday to Friday with shifts usually starting at around 6am (days) and 5pm (nights).

You’ll get 33 days annual leave per year and can buy or sell days too. We’ll give you access to a generous pension scheme which can be enhanced to well above the legal minimum and peace of mind with death in service benefits. To help support your physical and mental wellbeing you can join our cycle to work scheme, discounted private healthcare plan and will have access to 24/7 counselling and wellbeing support through our Employee Assistance Programme.

What will you be doing day-to-day?

+ Communicating with our customers at their sites and providing a first-class service
+ Ensuring the safe delivery of products to customers across the Univar Solutions Network
+ Complying with all safety processes, procedures, and legislation.
+ Understanding, prioritising, and escalating our customers’ feedback and requests to our internal teams.
+ Completing specialist ‘Pump Over’ deliveries using our high specification vehicles to pump product directly into customers tanks (Category C roles only).

You should apply if you:

+ are a UK resident and currently living in the UK
+ have the right to work in the UK – an offer of employment is subject to satisfactory proof of this.
+ hold an ADR licence and Driver CPC (We can reimburse you for gaining the ADR if you don’t have it yet)
+ care deeply about delivering a world class service
+ serious about safety and follow safety procedures
+ comfortable using and iPhone and mobile apps
+ want to work for a company that cares about progression

Our Values:

+ Serious about safety – We prepare to prevent. Safety comes before profit. Spot it, stop it.
+ We do what we say – We stand by our word and the trust of others. We make commitments we can keep. We hold ourselves accountable.
+ Where people matter – We care about others and value their contributions. We seek diversity and inclusion. We grow ourselves to grow our business.
+ Valuable to others – We stand by our word and the trust of others. We make commitments we can keep. We hold ourselves accountable.
+ Together we win – We play to win. We work toward common goals. We use common processes to continuously improve.

Who we are:

With revenues exceeding $9 billion, Univar Solutions is one of the largest chemical distribution businesses in the world we have a wide network of locations, partners and staff worldwide. This gives us an array of options for supply, logistics and solutions to offer our customers and unlimited opportunities for our people to develop and grow. Univar Solutions people have diverse backgrounds in education and experience. We are committed to fair employment practices for all our employees, regardless of race, nationality, religion or belief, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, maternity status or any other status protected by law.

Sounds like a good fit? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Team who will review your application within 1-2 business days.

Application notice… We take your privacy seriously. When you apply, we shall process your details and pass your application to our client for review for this vacancy only. As you might expect you maybe contacted by email, text or telephone. Your data is processed on the basis of our legitimate interests in fulfilling the recruitment process. Please refer to our Data Privacy Policy & Notice on our website for further details.

If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.

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