Class 2 / Cat C – Immediate starts – Temp to Perm, Somerset / Devon Border up to £16.50 per hour

Job details

Driver Hire Taunton & Bridgwater are seeking to recruit a Class 2 driver on a Temp to Perm basis to assist with our client based on the Somerset / Devon border with deliveries of bakery products to stores and shops. All product is placed in trays and stacked on wheeled frames for delivery into shop premises. They cover the whole of the South West, therefore start times will vary from 03.00 hrs each day.

These roles are based on a Temp to Perm with immediate starts becoming FULL TIME Employee after qualifying period.

Full Training & Induction is provided by the client

Key responsibilities:

  • Accurate delivery of bread and other bakery products to shops
  • Completion of delivery notes from the client and handed in at the end of each shift
  • To carryout daily vehicle checks and report any defects to the duty manager
  • To drive the vehicle in a safe and appropriate manor in line with the highway code
  • Ensure that all legislation relating to the transport industry is adhered too, including drivers hour, tachograpgh rules etc

Hours of work & Pay:

  • Due to the nature of the work and the products being delivered all start times are from 03.00 hrs each day
  • Working week is 5 out of 7 days to include weekends on a rota schedule
  • Pay rates are from £11.00 per hour to £16.50 per hour
  • Supplements paid for unsocial hours and overtime
  • Wages paid on a weekly basis (PAYE)
  • Holiday accrued from the first shift

As an experienced Cat C driver, you will:

  • Have a valid UK Cat C / Class 2 licence
  • An up to date CPC driver qualification card with digital tachograph card
  • Due to the nature of the roles able to start from 03.00 hrs each day
  • Ideally have road side shop delivery experience, 8 to 18 deliveries per shift depending on which route is being worked
  • Available to work weekends on a rota schedule

To apply, send your CV to or Call 01823 332100 and ask to speak with John

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