Class 1 Driver

  • Job ref: 080/00986
  • Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Location: Maldon
  • Salary: £15.00 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Chelmsford & Harlow
  • Date posted: 13 January 2022

Job details

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Maldon
  • Job Ref: 080/00986
  • Salary: 15.00 per hour

Newly Qualified drivers welcome! 

Are you a C+E Driver?

Are you happy to do a couple of nights out a week? 

If so your local Driver Hire wants to hear from you! 


Our client, a pallet network operator based on the outskirts of Maldon, is seeking a HGV Class 1 Driver to join their team on a temporary to permanent basis.

Ideally looking for a candidate with an immediate start, the position will involve working for the client through us here at Driver Hire for 12 weeks, for you to then transfer permanent to the business on the 13th week.

The job applied for involves a mix of day shunting to their hub in the Midlands, and multidrop deliveries of which can include 1/2 nights out per week.

My client has advised the average working week is around 53 hours.


The ideal candidate will offer the following: 

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ensure goods are delivered in a timely manner, with clear communication provided throughout
  • Good working knowledge and understanding of the driving and working time legislation


Working hours:

Monday – Friday.

Start time varies on working day, standard start time is 0700.

Perm Salary:

£32,760 , basic salary

+ £25 , over night pay (per night)

Total salary Circa: £35,000

Temp Salary (first 12 weeks):


+ Overtime

Minimum 8 hours paid per shift, weekly pay


*The above rate is paid via Umbrella, PAYE option is also available.


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