7.5t Driver. Cat C1. Permanent. Full time.

  • Job ref: 019/00258
  • Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Location: Alton
  • Salary: £26,000 per year
  • Recruiting office: Guildford
  • Date posted: 7 February 2019

Job details

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Alton
  • Job Ref: 019/00258
  • Salary: 26000.00 per year

Driver Hire Guildford is recruiting for a Cat C1, 7.5 tonne Driver to join an Alton based courier company. Most of the work is bulk deliveries to commercial premises, supermarkets and large stores. The work can be physically demanding. This is a Full time, Permanent job, after a successful temp to perm period. Newly qualified HGV Cat C and C1 drivers are encouraged to apply as attitude and a willingness to work is just as important as experience.


    • £9.50 per hour to start, rising to £11.19 per hour after a successful probationary period
    • Expect to earn between £24,000 and £27,000 per annum with overtime
    • 4 weeks paid holiday
    • Monday to Friday
    • 7am start
    • Overtime available


  • Perform daily vehicle inspection checks
  • Interact with the staff and clients in a friendly and professional manner.
  • Delivery and collection of bulk packages in a safe manner following company procedures using tail lift vehicles.
  • Some hand balling will also be necessary
  • Use the helpful PDA terminal to tack deliveries
  • Typically about 20 drops / pickups per day


  • Cat C1 or 7.5t licence
  • CPC card and Digi tacho card
  • Verifiable work references
  • CV documenting last 5 yrs employment
  • Address history for last 5 years
  • Max 3 minor penalty points

*** TO APPLY ***

  • Call Richard, Phill or Chris on 01252 233000
  • or email your CV to guildford@driverhire.co.uk

This role is being filled through Driver Hire, the UK and Ireland’s largest specialist supplier of recruitment services to the transport and logistics industry, with a network of over 100 offices nationwide.

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