HGV driver at Air Products

People in this role may also be known as HGV and LGV drivers.

7 workers in this role at Air Products have taken the survey.

How much does Air Products pay HGV drivers?

HGV driver at Air Products
£15.67–19.79
Typical range
£9.50–15.38

HGV driver employees at Air Products are typically paid £15.67–19.79 an hour, based on data from 7 employees.

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What is management like for HGV driver employees at Air Products?

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  • Head office doesn’t understand the frontline

    Do HGV drivers think Air Products head office understands what's happening where they work?

    Most people think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    How we know this

    33% of people think that this employer’s head office or owners have a good understanding of what’s really happening where they work

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, the role of head office should be to support the people on the frontline serving customers.

    To do that properly, the company’s owners or head office need to have a good understanding of what’s really happening on the frontline. This is especially important when a company owns multiple locations.

Excellent
  • Managers are respectful

    Do HGV drivers at Air Products feel treated by respect by their managers?

    People feel treated with respect by their managers

    How we know this

    100% of people say they’re treated with respect by their managers

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone should get treated with respect by their managers. You shouldn’t feel discriminated against or bullied, and if you have a problem you should be able to speak to someone about it.

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What are the hours like for HGV driver employees at Air Products?

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  • People do unpaid extra work

    Do HGV drivers at Air Products do extra work that they don't get paid for?

    Sometimes. Most people do unpaid extra work

    How we know this

    60% of people report that they do extra work that they don’t get paid for

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone should get paid for any extra work they do, even if it is outside your contracted hours. At a good job, you should be paid for all the time you spend at work.

Excellent
  • Easy to book holiday

    How easy is it for HGV drivers to book a holiday at Air Products?

    People find it easy to book holidays

    How we know this

    100% of people report it’s easy to book holidays

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should let you take time off when you need it, and it shouldn’t be a nightmare to arrange.

  • Easy to take sick leave

    How easy is it for HGV drivers to take sick leave at Air Products?

    People find it easy to take sick leave

    How we know this

    100% of people report that it’s easy to take time off if they are sick

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

  • People get proper breaks

    Do HGV drivers at Air Products get proper breaks?

    People get proper breaks

    How we know this

    100% of people report that they get to take proper breaks

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    When you take a break it should be a proper rest. It should last the full duration and you shouldn’t get pulled off it.

What is career progression like for HGV drivers at Air Products?

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  • No career progression

    Are HGV drivers given support to progress at Air Products?

    Only some people are given support to progress here

    How we know this

    In the last year, 33% of people report being given an opportunity to get better at their job, learn a new skill, learn to manage a team or get more responsibility in their role

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should help you progress at work, if you want to. That might be supporting you to get better at the job you currently have, learn something new, manage a team or take on more responsibilities.

    This means you’ll be able to build on your skills and experience, and earn more money.

Excellent
  • Enough training

    Do HGV drivers get enough training when they start at Air Products?

    People get enough training when they start

    How we know this

    86% of people report they got enough training when they started working here

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should give you good training when you start, not just drop you in at the deep end.

    This means that you’ll be happier and more productive from day one and shows that your employer values you.

    It’s also very important if your job involves anything that could be dangerous. Good training from the outset keeps you and your team safe.

Latest reviews from HGV drivers at Air Products

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  • Best thing

    Pay

    Worst thing

    Heavy lifting, unfairness distribution of work

    5.8

    Employee, May 2021

    • £41,500 per year, working a 50 hour week
    • 45–54 years old
  • Best thing

    Nice clean job well paid

    Worst thing

    Stuck in traffic jams

    10.0

    HGV driver, January 2021

    • £44,000 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Job and finish mostly short day long day take good with bad

    Worst thing

    Management at local level cannot make there own decisions got to be approved by next inline

    7.2

    HGV driver, January 2021

    • £38,500 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25 or older

How Air Products ranks

Air Products ranks 3rd to work for in HGV or LGV driver employers

  1. 2 Hoyer
    7.6
  2. 3 Air Products
    7.5
  3. 4 John Lewis & Partners
    7.2