Location
Banbury
Position
Transport
Contract Type
Permanent Contract
About the Role:
Want to earn up to an additional £300 in your first 26 weeks of employment? Opportunity to earn £200 for every friend or family member you refer.
 
Start your career with Avara Foods and join the driving force behind our success and earn a minimum of £850 per week.  


As one of the UK's largest food businesses, we are playing a critical role in keeping the nation fed. We are continuing to operate and are looking for motivated people to join our team as a Class 1 Mill Driver based at our feed mill in Banbury, Oxfordshire.  With ambitious growth plans, we are continually investing in our facilities and our people, with opportunities to develop and build your career with us.

What’s in it for you?

Hourly pay rate: £17.00
Paid weekly 
Opportunities for overtime
Employee benefits include a competitive pension and access to lifestyle and wellbeing resources
A safe dynamic working environment
£300 incentive payment (£150 paid at 13 weeks and £150paid at 26 weeks continuous service, T&Cs apply)
Opportunity to earn £200 if you successfully refer afriend or family member for a job with us (T&Cs apply)
Training and development opportunities from day one

Purpose of the role
As a Class 1 Driver operating from Banbury Mill, this role services a wide variety of Company and Contract farms, both within the Breeder and Broiler Division.

key responsibilities will include: 
Delivering feed safely to the farms whilst maintaining Health and Safety standards at all times
Following the security requirements of your load at all times
To make certain that working hours meet the required standards
Ensuring the correct protective equipment provided is being worn continually
Working effectively within the time schedules so that all necessary farms can be serviced
Reporting any vehicle issues
Presenting a professional image of the Company on all farms and to act as Company representative liaising with site manager as required

What we are looking for:

You will hold a C+E license, in date CPC and Tacho card
You will have Class 1 driving experience
You will be self-motivated, with an honest work ethic and have the ability to be flexible as the role requires

This Class 1 Driver role is hands on and involves a number of manual processes including lifting equipment in the region of 25kgs.

Normal working hours for a Mill Driver working nights are as follows:

The typical hours for the role are 50 hours per week Sunday – Friday night. 5 out of 6 nights, 1 rotating night off)

A little about us: 
Avara Foods supply chicken and turkey to the nation’s most popular supermarkets and restaurants. We are a fully integrated business controlling the whole product supply chain, which include feed mills, farms, hatcheries and factories with associated transport and logistics functions that employ more than 7000 people. 

All our facilities are Covid secure, with protective measures and precautions in place to keep our people safe:
Daily temperature screening
Social distancing measures – including floor markers and 2m separation where possible
Screens and barriers installed at workstations and canteens
PPE and face coverings required in all shared spaces
Additional facilities and amenities to reduce congestion
Increased cleaning regimes across sites

If you’re ready to work in alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today!

Due to Bird Welfare, it is essential that you do not own any Avian Pets or Poultry. 
 

We are committed to being an equal opportunities employer. 

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