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Job opportunity
Dare to grow Job reference 329861
23/11/2022

Class 1 Driver

Location Exeter, United Kingdom
Team Ground & Rail Logistics
Working Hours 42
Salary 0

CEVA Logistics provides global supply chain solutions to connect people, products and providers all around the world. We are supply chain experts. We live and breathe logistics every day. Above all, we believe that this is a people business. That’s why we are building a global culture of teamwork and respect. We encourage initiative, and we engage and empower our diverse workforce to grow their careers within CEVA.

CEVA Logistics offers a broad range of end-to-end, customized solutions in both Contract Logistics and Freight Management thanks to our approximately 98,000 employees at more than 1,000 facilities in 160 countries worldwide. With the recent acquisition of the former Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services business, we are building one of the world’s leading end-to-end eCommerce service offerings through the dedication and passion of our people—the heartbeat of our organization. As we continue growing at a fast pace, will you “Dare to Grow” with us?

 

At CEVA, we believe that logistics is a people business, that’s why we create an environment of trust and team spirit - we encourage initiative and we empower our talent to grow in their careers.  We are supply chain experts and live and breathe it every day. We offer a broad range of services in Contract Logistics, Air, Ocean and Ground management thanks to our 78,000 employees, operating in more than 160 countries. At CEVA, we are passionate about our work and the value we deliver to our customers and as a company, we are growing at a fast pace - do you Dare to Grow with us? 

 

YOUR ROLE


Our site in Exeter is looking for experienced or newly qualified Class 1 Driver to join their team. This would an ideal opportunity for someone who is dedicated and hard working to come into a permanent full-time position and help CEVA Logistics continue to deliver a first-class service.

 

We are also offering a £2,000 sign on bonus to our successful candidate!

 

 

WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO DO?

 

You will be expected to start your journey at 23:00/00:00 and the shifts are roughly 9 hours long, dependent on the amount of drops on route. The role will involve large amounts of manual labour, loading and unloading cages containing car-parts for our high profile customer. You will be driving an Arctic vehicle box trailer lorry to up to 6 customer lock-up sites per night.

 

Other job responsibilities will include:

 

  • Carrying out daily vehicle checks
  • Overseeing and checking the safe loading of your vehicle
  • Working to customer deadlines to ensure all goods are delivered on time and to the correct locations
  • Completing any necessary associated paperwork
  • Delivering a first-class service

 

The pay rate for this role is up to £42,626.48. This includes an annual £1040 attendance allowance and an annual unsocial premium payment of £4446 (£2.85 per hour, averaging 6 hours per night).

 

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

 

  • A fantastic work ethic and attitude towards work
  • In-date Class 1 Driver License with no more than 6 points
  • Full CPC qualification
  • Tachograph Card

 

WHAT DO WE HAVE TO OFFER?

 

With a genuine culture of reward and recognition, we want our employees to grow, develop and be part of our journey. We offer a benefits package that includes competitive annual leave entitlement with a fantastic holiday buy scheme, pension and life assurance along with access to an employee benefits platform that offers discounts on gym memberships and money off vouchers for a diverse range of retail, travel and hospitality brands. There’s no doubt that you will be compensated for your hard work and commitment so if you’d like to work for one of the top Logistics providers in the world then please do get in touch to find your next role.

 

ABOUT TOMORROW

 

We value your professional and personal growth. That’s why we share plenty of career opportunities for you to thrive within CEVA. Join CEVA for a challenging career.

 

 

CEVA Logistics UK&I is committed to attracting, acquiring and retaining the best possible candidates  in an equal and inclusive way that is consistent with employment legislation and best practice. We aim to select the best available person for  every vacancy irrespective of age, disability, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, political beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment and marital or civil partnership status.
Please note that candidates will be subject to the necessary right to work checks for the UK and Ireland. 

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