There’s more to jobs in driving than simply honking your horn, attaching provocative bumper stickers to your vehicle, sleeping in service stations and getting one very sunburnt arm as you cruise through the UK and Europe in a monstrous truck.
As an HGV or LGV Driver, your job will not only involve the transportation of goods, but also an efficient and friendly service to make sure everything is getting where it needs to be.
Driving jobs are offered by a range of employers, including freight distribution companies, supermarkets, major retail chains, raw materials suppliers and manufacturers.
Driving Jobs - The skills and experience you need
As an HGV or LGV Driver, you will need the skills and license to operate at least one of the following vehicles:
- LGV C&E (Class 1)
- LGV C (Class 2)
- 7.5 tonne drivers
- Courier drivers
Drivers also undergo checks before jobs are offered to them, which cover the following areas:
- Reference checks
- Licence checks (completed at regular intervals)
- Medical declaration
- Driving declaration
- Proof of eligibility to work and identity
- Written assessment (general knowledge & driving rules)
Find your next Driving Job with Search Transport & Industrial
HGV and LGV drivers are in high demand, so you’re looking for your next driving job, we at Search Transport & Industrial can help!
We work closely with our Drivers to establish flexible shift patterns and a schedule which suits them. Our Drivers also receive a competitive market rate and weekly pay.
Each week, we fix up hundreds of drivers with new job opportunities across numerous locations throughout the UK, including Edinburgh, Manchester, Crawley, Inverness, Dunfermline, Leeds, Liverpool, Leicester, Sheffield, Aberdeen and Glasgow.
If you haven’t done so already, have a browse through our current driving jobs and be sure to apply!