Class 1- Trunking Driver - Days

  • Location

    Bristol, England

  • Sector:

    Industrial Driving

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £33696.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Steph Sopjes

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    Roper Rhodes portbur_1557903713

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Permanent Role - Monday to Friday - Brand New Fleet - Days -£33,696.00

We are looking for Class 1 drivers to join our new fleet based out of Portbury, as a trunking driver

You will be working for one of the UK's leading independent suppliers of bathroom furniture and products.

  • £200 joining bonus - payable following the passing of a successful probationary period
  • £13.50ph - Hourly rate
  • £ 33,696.00 - Salary
  • £18.00ph - For hours worked over 48 hours
  • Shift Pattern: Monday to Friday - no weekend work required
  • Starting between 14:00 to 18:00
  • Contracted to 48 hours per week


This role will include an average 1 run to either Wigan or Greenford and back, no off loading is required for this role.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure first class customer service is experienced at all times.
  • Ensure all documentation is completed and returned accurately at the end of each journey
  • Adhere to specified time restrictions given under current legislation.
  • Ensure all vehicles checks are performed at the start and at the end of each journey, reporting all defects as per the current procedure.
  • Drive in a safe, responsible and courteous manner always, and in accordance with company policy & procedures, legislation and traffic regulations.
  • Carry out vehicle checks and ensure that defects are reported immediately and complete all paperwork in line with procedure.
  • Report to the traffic office at start and finish of shift for debrief.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Must hold a valid and in date Class 1 licence
  • Must hold a valid and in date CPC card
  • Must hold a valid and in date Tachograph / Digi card
  • 6 months experience preferred however , NEW DRIVERS WILL BE CONSIDERED
  • Good customer service is essential to the role
  • Have a positive, flexible attitude to work.
  • Good timekeeper, with the ability to work unsupervised

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

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

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

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