HGV class 2 driver required to fill a full time permanent/position in Grays- immediate start

  • Job ref: 074/01327
  • Type: Contract, Full Time, Permanent
  • Location: Grays
  • Salary: £15.00 - £18.50 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Romford
  • Date posted: 13 July 2022

Job details

  • Contract
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Grays
  • Job Ref: 074/01327
  • Salary: 15.00 - £18.50 per hour

Due to continued expansion we have an opportunity for 2 x Multi drop HGV Class 2 drivers.

Based in Grays, Essex for a leading insulation company with FORS Gold accreditation

Monday to Friday 06:30am – 4.00pm occasional overtime may be required

Delivering insulation and dry lining products throughout London and the South East.


Driver Hire is the UK’s largest specialist transport and logistics recruitment company. We can provide regular, ongoing driving work within Romford and surrounding areas. We treat you as the true professional that you are and in our latest survey, 97% of our candidates said they were proud to work for us and 88% scored 8/10 or more when asked if they would recommend Driver Hire.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Drive the company vehicle responsibly and safely; obeying at all times, the traffic laws and highway code
  • Carry out daily and weekly vehicle checks ensuring any defects found are reported to the Transport Manager
  • Carry out deliveries and collections to our customers in a professional manner
  • Keep an accurate record of deliveries and collections using appropriate documentation
  • Ensure that the goods on the vehicle are secured and protected where necessary
  • Demonstrate great customer service skills in all aspects of the working day
  • Develop and maintain product knowledge in order to ensure accurate and effective deliveries
  • Represent the Company and values of the business and portray a professional and business-like image to all customers, potential customers and other people you meet in the course of your work.
  • Carry out other tasks and duties as required

Experience / Knowledge / Skills Required:

Class-2 Driver

  • Must hold a Class-2 licence and have experience in driving Class 2 vehicles
  • Must have experience in securing loads with ratchet straps
  • Possess a full and valid Driver Certificate of Professional Compliance (CPC)
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Good customer service skills
  • Manual handling awareness as some manual handling will be required
  • Moffett experience desired but not essential

The successful candidates must have no more than 6 points on their licence.

Previous applicants need not apply.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Grays, RM20 3FJ: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (preferred)


  • Driving a Goods Vehicle: 2 years (preferred)
  • driving: 2 years (preferred)
  • Heavy Goods Vehicle Drivers: 2 years (preferred)


  • Driver CPC (required)


Contact us at romford@driverhire.co.uk or call us 01708735114 ask for Dan or Elvis


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