Class 1 Driver - Kettering - Nights

Posted 4 September by Meridian Business Support
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PERMANENT ROLE - Monday to Friday - NIGHTS - £30,022.00pa

We are looking to recruit Class 1 Night Drivers to support our growing team at our award-winning Food Manufacturer operating in Kettering.

This role is £12.83ph with the following premiums -

  • Contracted to 45 hours per week
  • Start times between 15:00 - 18:00
  • £12.83ph - Overtime rate, paid after 45 hours
  • Shift Pattern - Monday to Friday
  • Monthly pay

You will be required to deliver and collect from DC's in the required locations.

The Role:

  • Responsible for the accurate, timely movement and delivery of our customers' products
  • Adhering to safe working practices to ensure the safety of yourself and others at all times
  • Securing load of the trailer to ensure products are safely secured to minimise chances of damage
  • Provide excellent customer service at all times and to take ownership of customer issues on delivery
  • Carry out multi-drop deliveries within the delivery window in a safe manner
  • Be aware of the vehicle defects and bring to the attention of Transport Office as necessary
  • Attend essential training in order to carry out the Driver role
  • To provide support in the Yard as required by the Transport Office
  • Adhering to Driving legislation and professional competence standards.
  • A flexible approach to working patterns and start times to meet business needs
  • Motivated and committed with high personal and professional standards
  • Adhere to and promote Health & Safety values

Experience & Qualifications

  • Must hold a valid Class 1 Licence
  • Must hold a valid DCPC Card
  • Must hold a valid tacho Card
  • No more than 6 points on your licence
  • Minimum 1 year Class 1 driving experience is essential
  • Possess excellent communication skills, understand and follow both verbal and written information.
  • Able to work within set timescales to meet customers service requirements.

Due to the nature of the work, you will be required to pass security clearance prior to starting with us.

£500 for recommending a driver friend and your friend also gets £250

If you have what it takes to be part of this winning team please APPLY ON LINE

If you have any questions about the role call or email

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.

Required skills

  • HGV
  • Class 1
  • LGV
  • driver
  • logistics
  • C+E
  • store
  • delivery
  • argos
  • distribution
  • general haulage
  • Wincanton
  • classi

Reference: 40826556

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