Class 1 Driver

  • Location:

    Bolton

  • Sector:

    Transport

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Glen McGreavy

  • Contact email:

    glen.mcgreavy@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/561026

  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-23

  • Start date:

    24/08/2020 13:42:55

Are you an experienced Class 1 Driver based in Bolton? If so this Driver role will be of interest. We're partnering with a busy company in Bolton to find experienced HGV Class 1 Drivers to complete local drops to Bolton and as far down the M6 to Birmingham. This is an exciting opportunity in an expanding depot and comes with hourly pay rates of £10.50 (Paye) to £13 (LTD/UMB).

These Driver roles are temporary positions for the first two weeks of September but may lead to further work.

The driving role:

As an HGV Class 1 Driver, you'll do a mix of collections and deliveries, each load with around two to six drops. Prior experience is essential, so you should have experience as a full-time or part-time driver. Shifts are flexible and can include days or nights. A good level of fitness is required as manual handling is involved.

To apply for this driving job, you'll also need a good knowledge of driving regulations, alongside familiarity with the UK road network.

The Class 1 Driver role and its benefits:

This contract driving role pays excellent rates, from £10.50 (PAYE) to £13 (LTD/UMB) per hour, and you'll be working for a forward-looking, inclusive company. In addition to being fully supported in your job as an HGV Class 1 Driver, there are extra benefits available.

What you'll need to apply:

  • A minimum of a year's Class 1 driving experience. HGV Class 2 Driver experience also useful
  • A valid HGV CAT C+E licence held for a minimum of one year
  • For insurance purposes, there should be no more than six minor points on your licence
  • You'll need to complete an on-site induction session to meet health and safety requirements and will need to take a drug and alcohol test before your shifts commence

You should also hold a DigiTacho card and a CPC qualification card.

This contract role will have high demand, so we want to hear from you today. Rest assured, in this time of COVID-19, any interviews required will be online or via phone.

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