Class 2 Driver

  • Job ref: 080/00694
  • Type: Full Time, Permanent, Temporary
  • Location: Chelmsford
  • Salary: £33,000 per year
  • Recruiting office: Chelmsford & Harlow
  • Date posted: 3 September 2021

Job details

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Temporary
  • Chelmsford
  • Job Ref: 080/00694
  • Salary: 33000.00 per year

Looking for longer hours?

Wanting a permanent opportunity?

Are you a newly qualified HGV 2 Driver?

Available immediately?

If so, Driver Hire Chelmsford and Harlow have the role for you!


Our client, who specialises in Domestic and Commercial cleaning services based on the outskirts of Chelmsford, requires Class 2 HGV drivers on a temporary to permanent basis.


With an immediate start we are interested in hearing from drivers who do not shy away from manual handling and are happy mucking in to get the job done. For a hard-working candidate with the right work ethic this position will be temporary to permanent therefore you will transfer perm to our client after 12 weeks working.


Your day to day duties will involve driving the HGV vehicle to site, manually preparing the vehicle and site for the job at hand and servicing clients’ needs such as emptying septic tanks, mobile toilets, and cess pits. Our client covers areas such as Cambridge, Essex, Kent, London and Suffolk, and the amount of jobs you do will vary on a day to day basis.  However, you can expect to complete around 6 jobs per day.


With an average of 52 – 58 hours per week, basic, overtime and night rate available, overtime paid after 48 hours, 20 days holiday + bank holidays, and a salary review upon 6-month probation, this is an excellent employer to have a career with.


The candidate

The ideal candidate will offer the following…

  • Hold a current CPC and digital tachograph card.
  • Must have no more than 6 points on licence – for insurance purposes.
  • Be Physically fit to complete the manual handling tasks within the role.
  • Be comfortable driving both Manual and Automatic vehicles gear boxes.


Working hours

Monday to Friday.

Usual working hours are 0600 to 1700


Salary PAYE

Temporary Basis

Inc. Holiday Accrued –  Basic Pay = £12.88ph, Overtime Pay = £15.68ph*

Exc. Holiday Accrued –  Basic Pay = £11.50ph, Overtime Pay = £14.00ph

Minimum 8 hours pay per shift.

*holiday is required to be requested in writing by the worker each week on their timesheet.


Permanent Basis

Circa. £33k per annum



Unfortunately, we are unable to respond to every application. If you do not hear back from us within 10 days, this means you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. 

May we take this opportunity to thank you for applying for this role

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