Since 2015 we have invested over £10 million in new fleet, resulting in a complete fleet consisting of 220 tractor units and 600 trailers. Our transport network currently operates across 11 centres, completing 150,000 store deliveries per year. Our transport network currently employees over 600 colleagues, inclusive of 530 core drivers. We are continuously expanding and therefore if you desire to be part of our continued growth and would like a challenge, please see below overview of our transport network roles:
Transport Management / Administration Roles
Transport Team Managers - Managing up to 530 drivers, executing the transport strategy, ensuring up to 2.5 million pallets per year delivered to our stores in the most efficient way. Along with this our managers are also responsible for ensuring compliance in regards to all aspects of Health & Safety and Road Traffic Regulations. Good communication skills are key to these roles!
Administration Roles - The main role of administrators in transport is to ensure drivers depart on time, with the correct documentation as well as ensuring all relevant paper work is complete.
Our drivers are not only representatives of the department, but also representatives of the company and its brand whilst on the road delivering to stores. With this in mind this is reflected within our recruitment, assessment and training programmes delivered through our in-house Training Team.
HGV Class 1 Drivers - Our drivers’ driver HGV class 1 vehicles to over 640 stores, completing 25 million journey miles throughout the UK. These deliveries are primarily operating both double/single deck trailers.