Class 1 Trunking

  • Job ref: 076/00253
  • Type: Full Time, Temporary
  • Location: Bedford
  • Salary: £11.00 - £17.00 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Bedford & Huntingdon
  • Date posted: 12 November 2019

Job details

  • Full Time
  • Temporary
  • Bedford
  • Job Ref: 076/00253
  • Salary: 11.00 - £17.00 per hour

Driver Hire Bedford are currently looking for experienced HGV Drivers for one of our clients based within the Marston Gate area. The role only involves trunking which means not multi drop is required.

This job is an all year round contract which means you will still have work even after the busy Christmas period has gone!

This opportunity may lead to a permanent position for the right candidate. As a temporary to permanent opportunity, you will initially join Driver Hire Bedford 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.


As a competent and experienced HGV 1 Driver, you will have a UK Cat C+E driver licence along with;

  • Digital tacho card and full CPC
  • An understanding of driver hours and regulations
  • You must have at least 2 years experience driving HGV 1 vehicles within the UK.
  • You need to have good verbal and written communications skills
  • You can not have any more than 6 points on your license (no DR codes will be accepted)


Monday – Sunday  – The client is flexible on the shifts you want to work 
The start time can be anything from 11am – 1am, our client will be flexible and will aim to get you the start time you want.


Pay Rate

£11.00 (PAYE)
£13.00 (LTD)

£12.00 (PAYE)
£14.00 (LTD)

£13.00 (PAYE)
£15.00 (LTD)

£14.50 (PAYE)
£17.00 (LTD)


Apply today
If you feel you fit the criteria and would like to be considered for this opportunity, please apply online today or call a member of our friendly team for more information on 01604 670199 or email


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What Driver Hire can offer you
Driver Hire is the UK’s largest specialist transport and logistics recruitment company and Driver Hire Bedford can provide regular, ongoing work in Bedford and surrounding areas. We treat you as the true professional that you are and in our latest survey, 94% of our candidates said they were proud to work for us and 81% scored 8/10 or more when asked if they would recommend Driver Hire.

Our team are important to us, so we regularly benchmark ourselves against our competitors. In a recent driver survey, 94% stated they are ‘proud’ or ‘very proud’ to work for Driver Hire. We are currently ranked 43rd in the UK’s Best Workplaces™ for medium-sized companies, and the current bfa HSBC Franchisor of the Year GOLD Winner.


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