7.5T Driver

  • Job ref: 134/00503
  • Type: Full Time, Permanent, Temporary
  • Location: Wellingborough
  • Salary: £10.00 - £11.21 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Kettering
  • Date posted: 28 July 2021

Job details

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Temporary
  • Wellingborough
  • Job Ref: 134/00503
  • Salary: 10.00 - £11.21 per hour

Driver Hire Kettering are currently looking for an experienced CAT C1  driver to join one our clients team based in Wellingborough

Contract Type: Temporary, Permanent, Full Time


You are the face of our client’s operation so providing an excellent service experience for their customer base is paramount.
The successful candidate will be working within their uPVC Window & Door manufacturing operation delivering to various locations throughout the UK

You will be responsible for the effective delivery of customer orders ensuring that items are delivered in perfect condition. This is a customer facing role and successful candidates will be required to offload the order with the customer, obtain all the required completed records via a hand-held scanner and collect cheques.

Previous experience within a similar role would be advantageous.

This opportunity may lead to a permanent position for the right candidate. As a temporary to permanent opportunity, you will initially join Driver Hire Kettering and be paid on a weekly basis. Upon successful completion of your temporary period, you would then transfer to the company as a permanent employee.



You will have a full Cat C1 driver (7.5T driver) licence along with;

  • Digital tacho and full DCPC
  • At least six months experience
  • Licence with no more than 6 points for minor offences
  • Understanding of driver hours and regulations
  • Excellent geographical knowledge of the local area
  • Punctual, presentable, good communication and customer service skills
  • Experience with heavy lifting/handball
  • Ability to work as a team and individually

Due to the nature of the role, previous experience with multi drop delivery would be beneficial. Customer Service training would also be favourable in your application, although not essential



Hours and Pay:

  • Monday-Friday 4am start – this may vary depending on the routes
  • £10.00 PAYE
  • £11.21 PAYE ADV


If this role is for you or you would like more information then please send your cv to kettering@driverhire.co.uk or call 01604 670199

Our opening hours are Monday-Friday 8am-5pm please call during these hours 



What we do for you:
Driver Hire Kettering is part of Driver Hire Nationwide, the UK’s largest specialist transport and logistics recruiter. We are proud to have been able to support local operators during the Covid pandemic and are now looking for additional drivers to join us and help be part of their recovery.

We provide regular, ongoing and varied work from multiple clients across Corby and surrounding areas but it’s more than just an agency job with us. We treat you as a true professional and offer a warm and friendly place to work. We’re proud of the fact that in our latest satisfaction survey (December 2020), 97% of candidates said they were proud to work for Driver Hire, 95% rated the level of respect received as Excellent/Good and nearly two thirds (64%) said they would ‘definitely’ recommend working for us.


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