Class 2 Drivers

  • Job Reference: MPJ/HGV/KA
  • Date Posted: 30 November 2018
  • Recruiter: Chef Direct
  • Location: Didcot, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £11.92 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: Matched contribution pension scheme, health scheme
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for LGV Class C Drivers.

Successful candidates must have high standards of professionalism and possess excellent customer service skills.


  • Basic Rate is £9.12 per hour (contracted 45 hours per week)
  • Overtime is paid at Basic Rate x 1.5
  • Shift Premiums paid at Basic Rate x 1.15 (6.00pm to 10.00pm) and Basic Rate x 1.25 (10.00pm to 6.00am)

The role involves delivering multi-drop loads to varying types of premises and unloading and manual handling of roll cages and pallets into customer premises. A reasonable level of fitness will be required.


Specific experience / qualifications required:

  • Minimum Age 21

  • Class C licence

  • CPC Qualified and hold Digicard

  • Previous multi-drop and/or customer facing experience preferred

  • Good knowledge of Transport and Driver Legislative requirements (tachographs and driver working hours)

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a positive customer service attitude

  • Flexible start and finish times (shift work) and ability to work additional hours as required

  • Good level of literacy and numeracy

  • To be technically skilled and environmentally friendly driver      

We are interested to hear from people who have had previous experience as an LGV / HGV driver, Class 2 driver, ADR driver or Delivery Driver

With added shift premiums and overtime premiums, there is the potential to earn between £35,000 to £38,000 per annum (average).