Class 1 trunking Driver - Bristol - Nights

  • Location

    Bristol, England

  • Sector:

    Industrial Driving

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £33774.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Steph Sopjes

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    Cormar Bristol Night_1574608861

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Permanent Role - 50 hours per week - Salary £33,774.00pa - Nights

We are seeking experienced and enthusiastic Class 1 trunking drivers to join our successful team at a well known Distribution Centre based out of Bristol.

  • £12.99ph - Hourly rate
  • £19.48ph - Paid on hours worked over 50 hours
  • Contracted to 50 hours per week
  • Sunday - Thursday
  • Start time 19:00
  • No bank holiday working required

This is a trunking role, driving a draw- Bar and therefore experience would be preferred for this role. You will be completing a nightly run up to Bury and back to deliver a trailer to depot.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Drive Company vehicles and operate Company equipment in a safe and proper manner in accordance with Company Policies, procedures and legislation.
  • Provide a professional, safe and fuel efficient driving service for customer on trunking operation on night shift.
  • Assist the loading operation in movement of vehicles onto bays.
  • Delivery of demountable boxes & paperwork to out-bases for day deliveries.
  • Carry out vehicle and auxiliary equipment checks prior to the operation of any vehicle, reporting any defects immediately.
  • On return to base, report to the traffic office for full debrief and report any exceptions in a timely manner.
  • This role ability to self-manage and use initiative for solving problems.
  • Follow safe working practices.

Experience & Qualifications

  • Must hold a valid LGV Class 1 (C+E) licence
  • Must hold a valid Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (DCPC Card)
  • Must hold a Digital Tachograph card
  • Must not have more than 6 points on your licence
  • Minimum 6 months driving experience preferred
  • Drawbar experience required
  • Will possess a positive attitude to work, and the ability to work on their own initiative to specified deadlines
  • DBS check will be undertaken

£500 for recommending a driver friend and your friend also gets £250

If you have what it takes to be part of this winning team please APPLY ON LINE

If you have any questions about the role call 0117 906 5810 or email

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.