Class 1 Nights

  • Type: On a daily basis, Temporary
  • Location: Southampton, Hampshire, UK
  • Salary: £12.00 - £14.50 per hour
  • Date posted: 8 October 2020

Job details

Night part time/AD-HOC class 1 drivers required!

Driver Hire Southampton is proudly supporting a number of well-established haulage companies based around the Southampton area. We are looking for Class 1 night drivers that have experience with curtain siders and strapping down to work on part time/ad-hoc basis with us.

Shift patterns will be varied on a week to week basis as this is a temporary assignment. The duration of the shifts are varied between 8 to 12 hours as you will be required to travel to various locations. Start times can vary from 3pm to 6pm therefore flexibility is key to this role.

Communication skills are needed for this role as you will be going to busy depot hubs to collect goods.

***In return for your experience we can offer competitive pay rates***


  • Weekly pay
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Your choice of PAYE or LTD Company
  • Discounted CPC and licence upgrading for on-going drivers
  • Minimum of 8 hours paid per shift
  • Variety of work, hours and customers
  • 2-5 shifts per week


  • Valid UK Cat C+E Licence (Class 1)
  • Valid Digi Tacho Card
  • Valid CPC
  • Driving experience in curtain sider would be ideal
  • Strapping experience
  • Physically fit
  • No more than 6 points on your licence
  • Positive ‘can-do’ attitude and willingness to help out where necessary

You will be required to carry out your duties as an HGV driver in accordance with current driver’s hours and working time regulations, and understand the professionalism required when assigned to a client. You will have experience of completing your daily walk around vehicle checks and know the processes of reporting defects. We require you to have good navigational and geographical knowledge and be equipped with the right navigational tools to reach your destinations safely and within the designated delivery time windows.

***In our latest survey (December 2019), 84% of candidates also scored 8/10 or more when asked if they would recommend working for Driver Hire. This is something we are extremely proud of across our network***

With it being the busy period there is no better time to join us!

To discuss your options feel free to call 02380 678088 for an informal chat or send your CV to