HGV Class 1 Drivers - Northampton, Temp to Perm Ref - AEL

Posted 19 September by Driving Plus

Driving Plus have recently been appointed as a lead supplier for a DHL Automotive distribution facility in the Northampton area, and are looking to recruit reliable and experienced HGV (C+E) Class 1 drivers for temp to perm contract for the right candidate after 12 weeks worked.

This exciting opportunity enables to give successful applicants ongoing full time work, predominantly on nights, working 5 days per week. The role includes the delivery of automotive aftermarket parts to car retailers and collections into car dealerships. All loads are caged and some manual labour is required, full training will be given. You will be required to work night shifts from Monday to Friday. Due to driver responsibility / care required and direct communication with customers, only drivers of the highest calibre will suit this role. All sites are unmanned so you will be a key holder for the appropriate drop off points on your routes. Successful applicants will be rewarded with ongoing full time work, a regular start times, fixed rota shifts and excellent rates of pay.

The pay rates for LTD Company drivers:

  • Monday to Friday Days - £13.00 per hour
  • Monday to Friday Nights - £14.00 per hour
  • Saturdays - £16.00 per hour

The pay rates for PAYE are as follows:

  • Monday to Friday Days - £10.75 per hour
  • Monday to Friday Nights - £11.50 per hour
  • Saturdays - £13.25 per hour

Only successful candidates, who will be getting a permanent contract after 12 weeks worked, will be entitled to the salary of £33,000.00 per annum + a bonus of £2000 per year.

Only HGV category C+E drivers will qualify. A minimum of 24 months HGV driving experience is desirable. You must have no more than 6 penalty points for driving offences and no driving bans. References to cover the last 3 years will be required.

Required skills

  • HGV
  • C+E licence
  • LGV 1
  • Class 1 driver
  • lorry driver

Application questions

Do you have 12 months regular & recent experience of driving lorries in the U.K?
Do you have less than 7 points on your driving licence?
Do you have a U.K Digital Tachograph Card and DQC Card?

Reference: 33339887

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