Driver shortage sees Gist offer a £5,000 bonus to new drivers


 

Gist is offering up to £5,000 to HGV drivers joining the business from August in a bid to boost driver numbers and ensure continued deliveries to key customers, including Marks & Spencer. New drivers joining Gist will receive a £2,000 sign-on bonus and up to three additional retention payments for continued service, amounting to a total of £5,000. Gist, which employs over 2,000 drivers, is also offering new recruits a benefits package which includes a “generous” pension scheme, sick pay, […]