LGV Drivers

  • Job Reference: 042/01255
  • Date Posted: 27 June 2024
  • Employer: Driver Hire Exeter
  • Location: Exeter, Devon
  • Salary: £17.84 Per Hour
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Due to expansion and seasonal uplift our prestigious Exeter based client is recruiting LGV C+E /HGV Class 1 and LGV C / HGV Class 2 drivers.  Candidates will be recruited initially on a 12 week contract commencing July to September. We are looking for day and night drivers.

There is a genuine opportunity for permanent employment after the 12 weeks for suitable candidates.

Our client champions equal opportunity and will welcome all qualified LGV/ HGV drivers. They celebrate and embrace diversity and recognise the value and opportunities this brings. They passionately believe in training, supporting and developing their drivers. This has resulted in a stable knowledgably workforce with low staff turnover.

Successful applicants will undergo an initial assessment day followed by 2 weeks of training.

Shifts starts between 4 am and 8 am depending on route. The routes are either 2 distance drops or up to 9 drops in an area.

The work pattern is 5 days from 7. This includes alternate Saturdays. These roles include bank holiday working.

We are also looking for Saturday only drivers.

Vehicles are loaded by the night warehouse staff and are mainly roll cages and totes. The fleet is mainly 2 years old.

This is a unique opportunity to join professional national business that values its workforce.

Pay rates for LGV C+E start at  £16.00 per hour rising to £17.84 per hour after the 12 weeks.

Pay rates for LGV C start at £15.00 per hour rising to £16.57 per hour after 12 the weeks.

Numerous benefits apply after qualifying periods which include:

Discount cards, Mobile phone discounts, Pet, car and home insurance discounts. RAC discounts. There is also a Save as you earn share scheme, life assurance and pension plans.

We are excited and proud to be working with this client.

You will need a valid LGV Licence and CPC and tacho cards. No more than 3 penalty points for speeding are accepted due to insurance restrictions.

Interested? Call 01392 271311 or text your name and "LGVMB" to 07773001637 and we will call you.