HGV Class 1 driver

  • Job ref: 049/01636
  • Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Location: Didcot, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £13.88 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Oxford
  • Date posted: 7 November 2021

Job details

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Didcot, Oxfordshire
  • Job Ref: 049/01636
  • Salary: 13.88 per hour

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join a fantastic company as a Class 1 driver, with our client in Didcot, Oxfordshire, they are looking for a Class 1 night trunk driver.  The night shift would be from Sunday to Friday night with a rotating 14 week shift pattern, salary £15.56 PAYE Adv plus overtime after 45 hours worked.  This is a 12 week temp to perm HGV driving role

The role:

  • Single trunk run to either Exeter or Cardiff
  • Caged deliveries
  • Sunday to Friday night
  • Assist with loading and unloading
  • 5-night rolling rota shift pattern including weekends and Bank Holidays
  • 12 week temp to perm position


  • UK Class 1 licence
  • 12 months relevant Class 1 driving experience
  • CPC and Digi card
  • Our client operates a drug and alcohol policy
  • A full driving assessment is required before commencing duties

What our clients can offer:

  • Company pension contribution of 5%
  • 29 days annual leave (including bank holidays) pro rata
  • Save as you earn Company Shares
  • Full time salary £13.88 per hour
  • Night allowance 25% from 2200 hours to 0600 hours
  • 45 hour working week
  • Overtime after 45 hours worked
  • Uniform provided
  • Life Assurance Scheme

Be part of something special.  Join our clients team,  our client is the UK’s leading food & drink wholesaler. They are privileged to serve independent retailers, caterers and small businesses, from locations across the country.

What we do for you:

Driver Hire Oxford is recruiting on behalf of our client in Didcot, Oxfordshire, to find their next new team member.  We have supported local businesses during the Covid pandemic and are now looking for additional candidates to join us and help be part of the recovery.

We can provide regular, ongoing and varied work, but it’s more than just an “agency” job with us.  We offer a warm and friendly place to work and we’re proud of the fact that in our latest survey, 97% of candidates said they were proud to work for Driver Hire, 95% rated the level of respect received as Excellent/Good and nearly two thirds said they would ‘definitely’ recommend working for us

Apply today, call our friendly team at Driver Hire Oxford 01865 798998


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Driver Hire is the UK’s largest specialist transport and logistics recruitment company. We offer temporary and permanent driving jobs, non-driving work and Driver CPC training So, if you are an individual looking for work or an organisation looking for staff, you have come to the right place If you would like to register your interest with us either as a driver looking for a new opportunity or a company requiring new drivers then please contact us: 01865 798 998

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