Class 1 HGV Driver

£24000 - £28000/annum
08 Jun 2017
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company

JK Foods is one of the UK’s largest importers and distributors of foods from Asia and the Far East, supplying Chinese restaurants and the Takeaway market throughout the UK for over 30 years, operating a mixed fleet of vehicles used to transport goods to our clients across the UK.

The company has Hyperama Cash & Carry Depot’s in Nottingham, Derby, West Bromwich and Peterborough.

We also have the Tiger Tiger brand which was launched to meet the growing demand for authentic premium Asian food. Tiger Tiger has a range of products allowing consumers to experience restaurant quality food in their own homes in a convenient and delicious manner. Tiger Tiger is widely sold in the UK and is also exported to the USA, Middle East and Europe.

The Hyperama Group is a growing business and a dynamic place to work.
We employ over 300 employees across the group, and our success is reliant on our staff feeling engaged, motivated and valued. We share a common goal of providing customer satisfaction as the group continues to expand and thrive in a variety of competitive markets. The company operate a mixed fleet of vehicles used to transport goods to our clients across the UK.

The Role

A HGV Class 1 driver is required to join our successful JK delivery team, we are looking for someone with experience of multi drop deliveries of chilled, frozen and ambient foods throughout the UK. Retail/wholesale experience is essential to this role.

An excellent understanding of customer service is required in this role, as you will be forward facing with our customers daily and be required to present the upmost professionalism when delivering on behalf of JK Foods.

The Candidate Must:

- Hold Class 1 All license and CPC paperwork will also need a digital tachograph.
- Have experience in a role that involves cash handling
- Have experience in multidrops and handballing stock to the customer requirements
- Be Driven and enthusiastic
- Honest and reliable

Involved in the role:

Nights out (Night out allowance paid)
Early starts

A range of benefits are available to the successful candidate, including a full staff benefits scheme with retail discounts, discounted products and memberships. In addition there is also an employee assistance programme, staff discount in store, childcare voucher scheme, free uniform, NVQs and lots more!!

Please note, due to the volume of applications we receive if you do not hear from us within four weeks your application has not been successful