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HGV Driver

Class 2 HGV Driver - 18 Tonne – Witham - £31,200 P.A + Overtime (based on weekly pay)

Unitruc Logistics Limited is looking for a number of HGV drivers to join their team.

The trucks available are Euro 6 Automatic 18T DAFs.

The work is consistent i.e.

it is a full time, permanent job with weekly pay and your own allocated truck.

A minimum of 2 years multi-drop rigid work is required, and a Class 2 HGV licence is essential.


Job description:

This HGV Class 2 role will involve working directly for our customer, on contract.

They will be your point of contact for all operational work, however we will be your point of contact should you have any issues with the truck or what the customer is asking of you.

This position involves palletised work, doing multiple drops per day to commercial premises, and is quite an independent position and so is ideal for driver’s that like to think for themselves.


Outline of the work for Class 2 HGV Driver:

  • Each day is based on 11-12 hours, some days you may work 8-9 hours obviously this is to your benefit, however if you work over 11 hours you get paid overtime
  • This role is based on a 55-hour week with 5-7am starts, Mon-Fri with no nights out
  • On your first day you will be accompanied by our driver trainer to help train you for the role if required
  • Of a morning you will put your card in, do your walk round checks, go up to the office to get your consignments for the day, then head down to your allocated bay in the warehouse, check your load against the consignment notes, secure the load as necessary and then commence driving
  • If you come back to depot after completing your run and the customer asks you to do something further within your 11 hours, you will be expected to carry out this work - this isn't regular but worth mentioning
  • The customers try and route you to the same areas as much as possible so that you get to know the customers and the best routes
  • One role is to carry out deliveries in the CO & CM postcodes, the other is working on the general fleet so can therefore go anywhere


Additional Information:

  • Pay is weekly
  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays per year
  • A pension plan is optional with your employment

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent, Full Time
  • Rate: £31.2k per year + Benefits
  • Location: Witham, Essex, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: i4 Recruitment
  • Contact: Unitruc BRANDED
  • Tel: 1603415100
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: UNI-5642
  • Posted: 2020-10-20 13:55:42 -

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