HGV Class 1 Driver

Location Beeston, Nottinghamshire
Salary £ £14.80 - £20.70 per hour + paid breaks
Contract Temporary
Industry Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

HGV Class 1 Driver

Experienced HGV Class 1 drivers required for additional seasonal contract on Terberg shunting with well-known international operator.

Immediate starts available, after successful site assessment, to be held in next 7 days.

The role:

You will be a part of a large friendly team operating on a 379 acre site shunting trailers between inbound docks, outbound docks and the trailer parks.

Since we operate on this site 24/7/365, the contract may be ongoing after the Christmas season for participants who have the right attitude.

There may also be the opportunity of a full time position with the client when they become available.

Current experience:

Terberg experience is an advantage, along with a small amount of computer knowledge, but this is not essential as training will be given where required.

Whilst on shift the instructions for the various trailer movements are delivered via an on board software system which will give information such as trailer number, collection point and destination within the site.

The system also collects data about the timings of the trailer movements of which will be given to the drivers during the following week.

Required skills:

Drivers require the following to be able to be supplied to the client, unfortunately these have to be adhered to in order to be covered by insurance:

You must have:

  • Held HGV Class 1 licence qualification for a minimum of 2 years
  • Had at least 180 days vocational driving experience within a period of 24 months
  • No more than 6 points for minor offences (maximum 2)

You will not be accepted if you have DD, DR, CD, IN, or TT endorsements

Pay rates:

All of the rates shown below are a seasonally-adjusted maximum and includes basic shift rate + attendance bonus, performance bonus, no-incident bonus.

Any bonus rates shown are a maximum and all targets must be achieved to qualify for the additional payments and are not guaranteed.


  • Days – £14.84 (£13.34 + £1.50)
  • Nights – £16.80 (£15.30 + £1.50)
  • Saturdays – £18.77 (£17.27 + £1.50)
  • Sundays – £20.73 (£19.23 + £1.50)

PAYE workers also accepted, rates will be discussed on application.

Working Rota:

We operate 24/7, days/nights/weekends, various shift patterns available, one week booking plan, 10 hour shifts (breaks paid).

The Client

A large prestigious client specialising in the global retail market, based on the outskirts of Nottingham.

About us

We are driver recruitment specialists with over 100 years combined experience. We make it our priority to recruit safe, professional, mature and responsible drivers

How to apply

Please apply now via the job site, email CV and covering letter.

Job Posted: November 28, 2019

Job Reference: BBBH272s_1574956207

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