Class 2 Driver – Taunton, Immediate start From £12.50 per hour (PAYE)

  • Job ref: 125/00229
  • Type: Full Time, On a daily basis
  • Location: Taunton
  • Salary: £12.50 - £14.50 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Taunton & Bridgwater
  • Date posted: 5 January 2022

Job details

  • Full Time
  • On a daily basis
  • Taunton
  • Job Ref: 125/00229
  • Salary: 12.50 - £14.50 per hour

Driver Hire Taunton & Bridgwater are recruiting Class 2 drivers to support our new contract based out of Taunton. Our client is a leading chilled and frozen food distributor supplying to the fast food outlets, catering trade throughout the South West & South Wales. They are looking for us to assist them throughout the year & busy trading periods which runs from the spring through to October. They have opportunities for Class 2 drivers on an Ongoing Full time or Part time basis, to suit your availability.

Fully paid induction is provided to include; Best working practices, Health & Safety, Operation of hand held scanning equipment.

Key responsibilities:

  • To deliver accurately chilled & frozen food items & non food items to Fast food outlets, Pubs, Restaurants, Holiday parks and other catering outlets
  • Drive the vehicles in accordance with the Highway code and all Transport related Regulations
  • Carryout vehicle checks on a daily basis and report any defects to the Duty Manager
  • Complete all daily delivery paperwork ensuring that signatures are obtained.
  • To keep in contact with the transport office daily reporting any delays or damaged items

As an experienced Cat C / Class 2 driver you will have:

  • A valid UK Cat C driving licence
  • Up to date Driver CPC qualification and Digital Tachograph card
  • Due to the nature of the role you will need to be physically fit as there will be a lot of manual handling
  • Able to start from 04.00 hrs each shift

Hours of work & Pay rates:

  • Pay rates start from £12.50 per hour, Monday to Friday
  • Saturday pay from £14.50 per hour
  • Wages paid on a weekly basis (PAYE)
  • Holiday pay accrued from the first shift
  • Hours of work from 04.00 hrs Monday to Saturday, you will work 4 out 6 shifts if on a Full time basis

This is a Great opportunity which has the potential to become a Full Time role within the company, Part Time shifts are available to suit your availability

To apply, send your CV to or call 01823 332100 to arrange an appointment to register

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