Vacancy - Class 1 C+E Driver -Eastliegh


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Fairfax Meadow was established in the 1970’s from a small group of local butchers in North London, Fairfax Meadow have grown to become the leading Catering Butcher in the UK. Investing as we have evolved to ensure our infrastructure is always leading edge, we believe we have unrivalled, state of the art production processes and facilities. Our customers operate in challenging marketplaces, so we continually develop and innovate to help ensure they stay ahead of the game.

Fairfaxmeadow is looking to recruit a LGV1 C+E Driver, to deliver company products to customers in accordance with agreed procedures. To show a commitment to food safety, legality, quality and integrity.




· The control of products within the vehicle.

· Ensure products that are loaded onto the vehicle are the correct products, referring errors to transport management.

· On arrival at site after making deliveries immediately handover delivery paperwork to designated person/department.

· On arrival at site after making deliveries ensure returns are signed off in accordance with Company procedures and  all other associated documentation is completed in accordance with Company procedures.

· Conduct daily vehicle checks and inform member of transport management team of any vehicle defects.

· Carry out documented pre-start procedures at commencement of each shift.

· Accurately undertake daily vehicle checks and complete all associated daily and weekly paperwork requirements as per existing and/or future amended procedures.

· Accurately complete written Defect Request Form in accordance with procedures.

· Ensure that vehicles are maintained daily to the required standard of cleanliness, both internally and externally.

· Maintain appropriate driving standard.

· Prior to leaving site at the end of each shift, report to a member of transport management in order to ascertain if   other duties or tasks are required.

· Working any 5 days from 7 Monday to Sunday, within current driver legislation

· Start time will be at any time during the day.

· Roster of weekly work and start time known a week in advance




· To take responsibility for the health and safety of yourself and others whilst at work and to comply with the  company’s  policies and legislation.

· To support company initiatives and demonstrate company values.

· To comply with all legal and statutory obligations applicable to the role.

· Participate in training and personal development activities as required

· Be flexible in undertaking the duties and responsibilities attached to your role; carry out any other reasonable tasks  as required by the Company.

· Ensure vehicles are cleaned internally according to company guidelines using all equipment provided.




· CPC driver qualification

· C+E Licence

· Good geographical knowledge of Britain




· 28 days holiday which rises to 33 subject to length of service.

· Discounted staff shop where you can purchase a wide range of meat products at a discounted price

· Employee store discounts

· Group Life assurance

· Pension

· Share save scheme


If you are interested in applying for this role, please email your CV to recruitment@fairfaxmeadow.co.uk