HGV Class 1 Drivers

Job Title: HGV Class 1 Drivers
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Kettering
Salary: £13.50 - £19.96 per hour
Start Date: 2019-10-01
Reference: 726101656
Contact Name: Donna Davies
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 19, 2019 08:43

Job Description

The Christmas campaign for Royal Mail, we are recruiting the below with a pay rate of up to £19.96 per hour.

We are currently looking for HGV Class 1 Drivers to work from location in Crick, working on a temporary basis. The role will consist of collecting and delivering packages, and multiple shift patterns are available. Successful Drivers will receive pay rates of up to £19.96 per hour over the peak period, along with various benefits.

Drivers for Royal Mail can expect to make the below weekly MINIMUM earnings:

AM Shift Week - £616.25 (Based on minimum weeks hours of 36.25h)
NIGHTS Shift week - £708.32 (Based on minimum weeks hours 36.25h)

Any hours over the weekly minimum is paid at the overtime rate and drivers can expect to make much more!

As a HGV Driver, you will need the following:
" Maximum of 5 points for minor offences.
" Previous HGV Class 1 experience of at least 18 months.
" Digital Tacho Card with knowledge of how to use it.
" A flexible and positive attitude to the job - duties can sometimes change at short notice.
" The ability to receive instructions and stick to the duty detail given.
" Always be punctual and in good time to start shifts.

Drivers will receive the following benefits:
" Pay rate £13.50 per hour Days, £14.50 Nights (Sept - Nov).
" Pay rate £17.00 per hour (Nov 4th - Jan 16th).
" Overtime rate rate £19.96 per hour (Nov 4th - Jan 16th).
" Assessment and Induction paid once Driver has started work.
" Guaranteed shifts for the whole peak period.
" Weekly rotas will be issued.
" Minimum of 7.25 hours per shift.
" Weekly pay.
" Subsidised canteen at many sites / depots.
" Friendly Onsite Team.
" 24 hours out of service available.
" Site inductions and training provided.
" Onsite car parking.