Class 2 Driver

West Drayton distribution site
£12.03 per hour
04 Jan 2019
15 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Hungry for work?

Class 2 Driver

£12.03 per hour

Based out of our Prologis, West Drayton distribution site

Full-time, 48 hours per week with overtime options

The shift pattern is on a 5 on 3 off shift pattern and the working hours start from 4.30pm onwards

What we do

Adelie Foods is the UK’s leading Food to Go business with a £250 million turnover.

Come and join us supply the retail and foodservice sectors with a perfect mix of chilled food product from our four manufacturing sites and seven distribution centres across the country.

What you’ll do

  • Load customer orders onto vehicle in accordance with route sheets, ensuring that any discrepancies are recorded on the shortage sheet and notified to the Shift Supervisor prior to leaving the Depot
  • Deliver customer orders in line with agreed requirements, e.g. delivery time and location
  • Undertake regular vehicle maintenance checks (including cleaning of vehicle, oil and water checks), recording and reporting as necessary
  • Communicate regularly with the distribution and customer services teams in respect of all delivery issues as they occur
  • Drive responsibly at all times and ensure adherence to all company policies, procedures and relevant road transport legislation
  • Understand and adhere to customer requirements and security in respect of out of hour store deliveries, e.g., method of entry and exit, alarm codes, key security and product placement
  • Ensure all relevant documentation is completed on time as requirements
  • Ensure PPE and correct Uniform is worn while on duty

What you’ll need

  • Essential – HGV, Class 2 License
  • Must be over 21 years of age
  • Commercial driving experience
  • Good command of written and spoken English
  • No driving accidents within last 12 months
  • UK or EU Driving license with no more than 3 penalty points
  • No previous driving under the influence of insurance related convictions
  • Knowledge of highway code
  • Numerical understanding to cross reference loads with paperwork
  • Must be fit for night working

What you’ll get  

  • £12.03 per hour
  • 28 Days annual leave (including bank holidays)
  • Full training provided
  • Weekly paid
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Progression plan
  • Free sandwiches
  • Parking on site

Apply Now!– it will take you 5 minutes – we will call you to come and meet the team


At Adelie we’re committed to equality. Everyone will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.

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