A W Jenkinson
Happiness score is 67 out of 100
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Rating is calculated based on 20 reviews and is evolving.

4.5020193.3320202.6720213.672022

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Class 1 LGV Driver in Penrith
on 4 April 2022
Driver
Overal it is good place to work. New wagons and most of tbe trailers. Most days you decide what time you start. Some days are long shifts up to 13-14 hours. Sometimes they try to compensate with less hours next day. Downside is that there is salary and working 60h/week gives you less than 10p/h which is not great these days.
Driver in Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway
on 20 March 2022
Excellent wages - have to work for it.
AW Jenkinson is a good place to work as a driver. The wages are on par but you will struggle to work them out as you are paid a basic rate then 20% of what your truck makes.Equipment is good and they have no problems getting trailers in and sorting the problem immediately. Work is ok if you are prepared to graft, can be a bit dirty/smelly at times. Management in some offices needs looked at, but majority of planners are spot on.
HGV Class 1 Driver tramper in Lockerbie
on 9 March 2022
Long Friday
Run about empty alot. Don't make as much as you think.Depending on jobs fuel bonus lowLose money when not cab hopping.The daily salary terrible . Don't get paid more to do more hours Planners suck.
HGV Class 1 Driver in Lockerbie
on 3 November 2021
Soap opera on wheels
Work every hour they can get out you.48 hours wtd means nothingI found it to be like being back at school the way the managers spoke to you.The transport clerks were all the drivers who crawled there way into the office.They didn't have a clue
HGV Class 1 Driver in Chesterfield
on 10 October 2021
Dirty work for little money
Planners want you to run your hours out 15 hrs three times a week every week. Money sounds good (£700 take home) however for the hours you'll do this equates to £8.33 an hour.Every place you'll go is different so you're never sure about the procedure for the sites , virtually impossible to stay clean and with the workload you don't have time for a shower unless you can get to a Jenkinson site. In short jobs like these are the reason for driver shortages.

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