HGV / Class 1 / C+E Drivers

Salisbury, Wiltshire
£120 - 140 per day
26 Mar 2019
23 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Permanent, Temporary

We are looking to recruit several HGV / LGV Class 1 / C+E Drivers to work for our client near Andover on a new ‘5 on 2 off’ shift pattern which will include weekend working. The role will be delivering from a large megastore with depots around the UK with either a loading bay or flat ground. Some manual handling will be required to unload the caged goods.

LTD Pay (Further details on request):

  • Annual salary Minimum (based on 5 days per week Mon - Fri) £36,400.00
  • Minimum Weekly Pay (based on 5 days per week Mon - Fri) £700
  • Minimum Daily Pay Mon - Fri £140.00
  • Minimum Daily Pay Sat/Sun £150.00


  • Minimum Weekly Pay (based on 5 days per week) £600
  • Minimum Daily Pay Mon - Fri £120.00
  • Minimum Daily Pay Sat/Sun £125.00

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • ensuring the tractor and trailer unit are road legal
  • filling in the check sheets and report any defects to the Team Managers
  • logging defects into the defect books
  • ensuring the safety of the load and that you have the correct load and paperwork
  • accurate completion of all tachograph entries
  • taking breaks according to legislation to avoid infringements
  • act responsibly on the road at all times and to drive in a fuel efficient manner
  • keeping the depot informed of any issues during the shift

The Requirements:

  • Valid Driver Qualification Card - CPC
  • Valid Digital Tachograph Card
  • Category CE Licence
  • Own Transport would be preferred due to the start times possibly being outside of the general public transport hours and due to the location of the client. 
  • You will be required to attend and successfully complete a driver assessment / induction based on Drivers hours, Tachographs and driving ability.
  • Various start times currently available (days and nights)

Please contact Lee at The Best Connection Southampton.