JJ Foodservice looks to recruit female drivers to fill gap left by EU workers


 

Wholesaler JJ Foodservice is aiming to solve its recruitment problems by encouraging more women to consider HGV driver jobs. It said it wanted to fill the significant gap caused by European workers returning home following the UK’s exit from the European Union by broadening its talent pool. The company also said research had shown women’s jobs were 1.8 times more vulnerable to the global pandemic than men’s. “Only 1% of HGV drivers in the UK are women – we want […]