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HGV DRIVERS CLASS 1 & 2 REQUIRED Due to an expansion of our fleet and securing of forthcoming contracts, Burke Bros Moving Group are recruiting for HGV class 1 and class 2 drivers. Please see our Careers page for further information or contact our Transport Department on 01902 714555 or email sales@burkebros.co.uk

Head Office : +44 (0) 1902 714555

Wolverhampton : 01902 714555

Birmingham : 0121 444 1885

London : 0207 937 1999

Rugby : 01788 541044

Coventry & Warwick : 024 7663 2501

Bridgnorth : 01746 336041

Email : sales@burkebros.co.uk

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History

BURKE BROS MOVING GROUP HISTORY

  • 2017 - Finalists for the Chamber of Commerce ‘Community Award’.   Chamber_Awards_night_November_2017
  • 2016 - Winners of the PAIMA Juan Peralta Global Ecology Award. Received the award in New Orleans for sending 0% of the waste we handle to landfill.   PAIMA_Awards_sml
  • 2015 — Official opening of our Self Storage facility with the Mayor of Wolverhampton – A brand new self-storage facility with 96 rooms at our head office in Wolverhampton.   DSC_9272_sml
  • 2014 — Worked closely with University of Wolverhampton in creating new roles at Burke Bros.
  • 2013 — Gary Burke elected on to the a board of the Chamber of Commerce. Burke Bros Moving Group were awarded the Service Provider of the Year 2013 Award and nomined for Continuous Improvement Award.   Service-Provider-of-the-Year-Chamber-of-Commerce-2013
  • 2012 — Major refurbishment carried out at our Wolverhampton head offices. Alongside investment in our staff and staff development.
  • 2011 — After 28 years the Burke Bros brand was updated “Global Relocation” added into our new logo design to our increasingly successful International Removal Service.
  • 2010 — Gary Burke became Vice President of PAIMA and helped over-see the transfers of PAIMA’s Head Quarters from Panama to Florida.
  • 2009 — New logistics divisions added to the company, now 24 hours 6 days a week.
  • 2008 — Burke Bros were gold sponsors again at PAIMA conference in Hawaii.
  • 2007 — Gold sponsors at the PAIMA conference in New York in October and also tonnage award winners.
  • 2006 — won the Juan Peralta Global Award for innovative ideas on helping Environmental issues presented in San Francisco for the best contribution from a moving company on global environmental issues.
  • 2005 — company makeover investment in training, vehicles, technology and marketing
  • 2004 — Through Dept of Trade we secured grants to investigate innovative ideas to take company forward through innovative technology
  • 2003 — The business was split into international and UK moving divisions
  • 2002 — joined PAIMA or the Pan American International Movers Association
  • 2001 — Developed E-Commerce website offering online quotations for uk moving and ordering of packaging supplies.   PAIMA_sml
  • 2000 — Awarded IIP investors in people award 2000
  • 1999 — Gary Burke receives correspondence fromHer Majesty The Queen in recognition of bringing the merits of Wolverhampton to her attention prior to the successful bid for city status in 2000.   Letter-from-the-Queen-1999
  • 1998 — joined HHGFFA or the Household Goods Forwarders Association of America
  • 1996 — joined FIDI (the global alliance of professional international moving and relocation companies)   fidi
  • 1995 - Purchased 3 acre industrial estate Foxe’s Lane, Wolverhampton, which is still our present head office.   Brought-Foxes-Lane-1995
  • 1994 — Joined French Chamber of Commerce
  • 1993 — Accredited with BS 5750 late ISO 9002
  • 1992 — Purchased Hudson & Rudge removals Birmingham (formed in 1844)
  • 1991 — Purchases Goddards Removal. Rugby Ltd (formed 1926)
  • 1990 — Purchased George Clark Removals Ltd (formed in 1898)
  • 1989 — Moved to larger premises in Wolverhampton 1989-Springfield-park
  • 1985 — Joined BAR British Association of Removers (BAR)
  • 1982 — Burke Bros Removals and Transport formed   1982-First-two-vans