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HGV Driver

Date: Sep 15, 2021

Location: Cumbria, GB, CA11 9EH

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.


JELD-WEN (NYSE:JELD), founded in 1960, is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings. 
Our products and services afford us the opportunity to enter peoples’ workplaces, homes and daily lives. With this privilege comes great responsibility to ensure that the products we deliver are reliable and enrich the places and lives that they touch. We bring beauty and security to the spaces that touch our lives.

We act with integrity, invest in people, inspire through innovation, deliver on our promises and improve every day. We are seeking talented individuals who share this purpose and values and want to excel in their field of expertise. We offer excellent benefits, a collaborative environment in which to apply your talent and a dynamic and growing company, with exceptional career progression opportunities.


  • Shunt trailers on and off bays and to the external warehouse
  • Assist in loading
  • General warehouse duties.


  • Holds an HGV1 Licence
  • To seal and secure all loaded trailers within the yard.
  • To position trailers to allow safe unloading.
  • To ensure outside bay areas are kept clean and litter free.
  • To be responsible for basic upkeep of shunter vehicle.
  • To check lights, tyres and insides of trailers
  • To assist with general warehouse duties
  • To adhere to the company’s H & S regulations.



  • Ability to champion the JELD-WEN Values
  • Understand a 'Safety First' culture
  • Able to work independently to an extremely high standar
  • Ability to use own initiative appropriately
  • A keen eye for detail
  • Highly motivated with a willingness to address and resolve issues
  •  A flexible attitude towards work



This position works on a shift basis and candidates must be willing and able to commit to any of the shift patterns operated on site.

The shifts are on a rotating 3 Shift pattern Days 6-2pm, Afters 2pm-10pm and Nights 10-6am

12.70 -14.61 per hour.

JELD-WEN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Unless explicitly requested or approached by JELD-WEN, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services