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HGV Lorry Driver

Ref No: FVS/D/07/21

Location: Altnamachin
Closing Date: 13th August 2021

We are currently recruiting for an HGV Lorry Driver to join the team based at our Ballymena Store. The role has full time hours, but we will consider part time working hours.

Fane Valley Stores is a leading supplier of animal health and agricultural products to farmers and the rural community. With an expanding network of agri-retail stores and a strong on-line platform, our aim is to exceed the expectations of our customers. 

It is always our aim to develop our people, whilst delivering excellence for our customers.

Our greatest asset is our people, and we believe in helping our employees to progress, by continually investing in training & development and supporting them every day to realise their full potential.

The Role: 

The HGV Lorry Driver will be responsible for providing a high-quality delivery service to Fane Valley Customers and the Store network.  The role involves delivering bulk animal feed and agricultural goods ensuring all orders are delivered in good condition, accurately and on time, so that customers receive excellent customer service.

The Person:

• Must have a minimum of one year’s lorry driving experience;

• Have a valid HGV Class C + E driving licence;

• Have a Forklift licence or willing to be trained;

• Be fully CPC compliant;

• Previous customer care experience.

Normal working pattern is Monday to Friday with flexibility to work Saturday on a rota basis.  Starting times vary depending on the route deliveries and will involve early morning starts.

In return, the company offers an attractive salary and benefits package which includes: 

Healthcare Plan for employees and their children under 18, Company Pension & Life Assurance, Health & Well-Being strategy which incorporates a range of on-going initiatives and programmes.

To request an application form, please contact the HR department at Fane Valley.  Email: Tel: (028) 92 610480 or apply directly through our Get Got portal.

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About Us

Fane Valley Stores is the largest retail distributor of animal health, crop protection, livestock identification products and general farm supplies in Northern Ireland. Our expanding network of agri-retail stores is complemented by a market leading online trading platform.

Technical support and advice is also one of our strengths with customers having access to Fane Valley’s growing team of technical specialists in animal health, soil health and crop agronomy.


Our culture is based on setting best in class standards, working towards and delivering on committed objectives, striving for constant improvement and involving everyone in the process. We endeavour to develop our people and harness everyone’s potential to deliver a winning team.

Equal Opportunities

Fane Valley Stores is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to a safe, inclusive and relationship based working environment.


In return we offer a high degree of responsibility, great opportunities for learning, personal growth and development with advancement within a fast-moving agricultural sector. Health benefits and cover to be discussed with Human Resources.

Our Purpose

To advance the interests of farmers and the agricultural industry through the development of growth orientated agri-food businesses and the promotion of best agricultural practice.

Our Values

Trust: Trusting each other and earning the trust of others

Respect: Treat others as we would wish to be treated ourselves

Teamwork: Together we are more effective

Excellence: We aim to exceed expectations and always strive to be better