HGV Class 1 Driver - Kettering - Nights

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Industrial Driving, Logistics

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  • Salary:

    £30045 per annum

  • Contact:

    Phoebe Griffin

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0118 907 3199

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  • Published:

    15 days ago

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FULL TIME PERMANENT ROLE – NIGHTS – Basic Salary - £30,045.60pa
We are looking to recruit Class 1 Night Drivers to support our growing team at our award-winning Food Manufacturer operating in Kettering.
This role is £12.84ph with the following premiums -
  • Start times between 15:00 – 19:00
  • £14.00ph - between 18:00 - 04:00              
  • £14.05ph - from 00:01 Saturday – 00:01 Monday
  • £15.14ph - Bank holiday hourly rate  
  • 6th shift £30 payment plus hourly rate
  • £14.39ph – Bank Holiday working
  • Contracted to 45 hours per week
  • Monthly pay
Shift Patterns Available –
  • Tuesday to Saturday
  • Sunday to Thursday
This is a role supporting our busy 24/7 operation, where you will be required to complete deliveries and collections to and from Distribution Centres.

The Role:

  • Responsible for the accurate, timely movement and delivery of our customers’ products
  • Adhering to safe working practices to ensure the safety of yourself and others at all times
  • Securing load of the trailer to ensure products are safely secured to minimise chances of damage
  • Provide excellent customer service at all times and to take ownership of customer issues on delivery
  • Carry out multi-drop deliveries within the delivery window in a safe manner
  • Be aware of the vehicle defects and bring to the attention of Transport Office as necessary
  • Attend essential training in order to carry out the Driver role
  • To provide support in the Yard as required by the Transport Office
  • Adhering to Driving legislation and professional competence standards.
  • A flexible approach to working patterns and start times to meet business needs
  • Motivated and committed with high personal and professional standards
  • Adhere to and promote Health & Safety values
Experience & Qualifications:
  • Must hold a valid Class 1 Licence
  • Must hold a valid DCPC Card
  • Must hold a valid tacho Card
  • No more than 6 points on your licence
  • Minimum 1-year Class 1 driving experience is essential
  • Possess excellent communication skills, understand, and follow both verbal and written information.
  • Able to work within set timescales to meet customers service requirements.