HGV Class 2 Driver Needed (C)

  • Job ref: 048/00271
  • Type: Contract
  • Location: Plymouth
  • Salary: £15.69 - £20.39 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Plymouth & Cornwall
  • Date posted: 5 November 2021

Job details

  • Contract
  • Plymouth
  • Job Ref: 048/00271
  • Salary: 15.69 - £20.39 per hour

Position: HGV Class 2 Driver Needed (C)

Location: Plymouth


Ever wanted to make a difference and work for one of the UK’s largest health care providers? Driver Hire Plymouth & Cornwall are currently looking to recruit a class 2 HGV driver to operate and deliver health care and pharmaceutical products all over Devon & Cornwall. We have multiple roles available, with early mornings / early finishes as well as afternoon / evening shifts to suit your non-work life. If this sounds like something you’d be interested in, apply today!  


About the job:

  • Start times can be between 02:30 and 04:30 for the morning shifts, and 13:30 – 14:30 for afternoon / evening shifts.
  • 40 Hours per week contract with overtime opportunities available.
  • Pay of £15.69 per hour with an overtime rate of £20.39 (Saturdays) (Advanced payroll method inclusive of holiday pay)
  • PAYE – Internal payroll meaning we don’t use umbrella firms!
  • Pension contribution & holiday accrual.
  • Weekly pay.
  • Discounted CPC.
  • This is an ongoing full time contract with permanent opportunities for the right candidates.


Job requirements:

  • A full and valid Category C (Class 2) licence with an in date CPC and digi cards are required with no more than 6 points & no DR, DD or IN convictions.
  • Previous HGV driving experience would be highly beneficial but for the right candidates we will be happy to provide additional training to newly-passed drivers.

Please be aware that the advertised pay for this job role is an advanced payroll method, meaning the rate is inclusive of your holiday pay at 12.07%. We are more than happy to accommodate a standard payroll method if you prefer to accrue and take holiday separately.


Here at Driver Hire Devon & Cornwall we are small, friendly business and we like to connect to candidates on a more personal level, if you are interested in this role feel free to give our office a call and we would be more than happy to answer any questions you may have – please ask to speak to either Jordan or Meg on 01752842888 for more information.

We now do HIAB training! We are currently looking for candidates to up skill for various HIAB work! 


What Driver Hire can offer you.

Driver Hire is the UK’s largest specialist transport and logistics recruitment company. We can provide regular, ongoing driving work within the Cornwall and Devon from our three offices based in Saltash (near Plymouth) and Victoria (near Bodmin). 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.

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Please have a look at our other roles for: Class 1, Class 2, 7.5T HGV, LGV & multi-drop van drivers. We are also always recruiting for warehouse staff, forklift drivers & driver’s mates.


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