LGV Driver

  • Job Reference: 00044019-1
  • Date Posted: 26 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Suttons Group
  • Website: https://www.suttonsgroup.com/
  • Location: Widnes, Cheshire
  • Salary: £33,000 to £35,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: company pension scheme, paid holidays, cycle to work scheme, + more
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Suttons Group are an innovative global logistics business, and we are looking for a LGV Drivers to join our team in Widnes.

The Role
As an LGV Driver with Suttons, you will be responsible for delivering products to our chemical, gas and fuel sector customers across the country. If you do not have an ADR Certificate we can put you through the training and testing to get your ADR License.

So, if you hold an LGV Class 1 License with no more than 6 points, Driver CPC and a desire to put Safety First, you could be starting a rewarding career at Suttons.

The Company
Established in 1926, Suttons Group is an innovative, global logistics business, Employing over 1,000 people worldwide and with £190 million in sales, our global network includes 31 locations across Asia, 5 locations throughout Europe, plus our 32 sites in the UK, 5 locations in the Middle East and 4 locations in the Americas. We have a fleet of 8,000 tank containers, 500 trucks, and 700 trailers. We carry out 170,000+ shipments per year - that equates to a delivery every 3 minutes!

In the UK, Suttons Tankers operates a nationwide road tanker fleet which has been successfully serving the chemicals, gas, fuels, waste, and powders sectors for over 60 years, and is the largest chemical transporter in the UK.

Essential Requirements
• An LGV Class 1 license with no more than six points
• A tachograph card
• A Driver CPC (Certificate of Professional Competence)
• A strong understanding of Driver Transport Legislation
• A safety focus

The Package
These are permanent positions working a variety of shift patterns. There is an attractive starting base and excellent earning potential, with a minimum hours guarantee and additional increases for overtime hours.

You will also benefit from a company pension scheme, paid holidays, cycle to work scheme, tech scheme, full uniform and safety clothing and the opportunities that come with a strong, established and growing company.

In addition, Suttons provide every UK employee with access to Suttons Perks, our Employee Assistance Programme and reward platform. Suttons Perks provides discounts to 100s of top name brands, high street offers, and holidays, as well as Employee Wellbeing and Support.


In the current climate of the pandemic these roles are classified as key workers.  We have followed the government guidelines and have introduced relevant measures in our depots to ensure all of our employees stay safe while we continue to Deliver Life’s Essentials Safely.

APPLY NOW to register your interest in this exciting opportunity.
We look forward to seeing you at Suttons.

Please note, all offers of employment are subject to valid Right to Work documentation, completion of a Basic DBS check and Drug and Alcohol screening prior to start.

Suttons Group is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other status protected by law.

We are striving to attract, recruit and retain high calibre skilled staff which reflect our communities. We are an inclusive employer who trains and develops our staff in a positive learning environment. We aim to be consciously inclusive and therefore applications from all sectors of the community are welcomed