HGV Shunter Driver

Date: May 24, 2023

Location: Cumbria, GB, CA11 9EH

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.


HIRING NOW - JELD-WEN Penrith is currently seeking a HGV Shunter Driver to join our growing team.



We are now looking to recruit an HGV Shunter Driver who will shunt trailers on and off bays and to the external warehouse, assist in loading and general warehouse duties.


Are you looking for your next role?

Then simply apply with your up-to-date CV using the button below or send your application by email to Karolina Smietanka: penrithjobs@jeldwen.com  


HGV Shunter Driver
£14.74 - £15.62 per hour
Immediate start available

2 Shift pattern: Days 6am-2pm and Afters 2pm-10pm
Mon to Fri only

Full time, permanent contract
Overtime available at enhanced rates




  • Seal and secure all loaded trailers within the yard
  • Position trailers to allow safe unloading
  • Ensure outside bay areas are kept clean and litter free
  • Be responsible for basic upkeep of shunter vehicle
  • Check lights, tyres and insides of trailers
  • Adhere to the company’s H&S regulations




  • Holds an HGV1 Licence
  • Understands a 'Safety First' culture
  • Able to work independently to an extremely high standard
  • A keen eye for detail
  • Highly motivated with a willingness to address and resolve issues
  • A flexible attitude towards work




  • A safe and friendly working environment
  • Guaranteed hours and excellent rates of pay
  • Full training from day one
  • Fantastic opportunities for progression to advance your career
  • Employee referral bonus
  • Company pension scheme
  • On-site parking




Who We Are

Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, JELD-WEN is a leading global manufacturer of high-performance interior and exterior building products, offering one of the broadest selections of windows, interior and exterior doors, and wall systems. JELD-WEN delivers a differentiated customer experience, providing construction professionals with durable, energy-efficient products and labor-saving services that help them maximize productivity and create beautiful, secure spaces for all to enjoy. The JELD-WEN team is driven by innovation and committed to creating safe, sustainable environments for customers, associates, and local communities. The JELD-WEN family of brands includes JELD-WEN® worldwide; LaCantina™ and VPI™ in North America; Swedoor® and DANA® in Europe; and Corinthian®, Stegbar®, and Breezway® in Australia.

What We Offer

Investing in People is one of our Core Values, we strive to attract & retain great people! As such, JELD-WEN offers competitive compensation & benefits packages. 

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.

JELD-WEN does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services.