Class 1 Driver

Ignition Driver Recruitment

Class 1 Driver – Bristol – Earn up to £37.52 p/h – Clean Simple Trunking – No Lifting or Handballing – Immediate Starts – Different Time Bands Available – Apply Now!
Ignition Driver Recruitment are actively seeking qualified HGV Class 1 Drivers in the Bristol area, to work for one of the UK’s largest distributors of mail and parcels.

This is a relatively straightforward driving role which is 100% trunking. No handballing will be required. 

Before you apply for this role, you must be able to answer YES to all the questions below: 

  1. Do you have your Class 1 Driving Licence? 
  2. Do you have at least 2 years experience driving a Class 1 vehicle?
  3. Do you have an up-to-date Tacho Digi Card? 
  4. Do you have an up-to-date DCPC Card?

We will accept up to 6 points on your licence, but no DD, TT, DR, CD, IN endorsements.

HGV Class 1 Driver – Role & Responsibilities: 
As we have mentioned above, our client is one of the UKs largest distributors of mail and parcels. This means that as an HGV Class 1 Driver, you will be responsible for: 

  • Driving a fully branded HGV vehicle  
  • 100% Trunking & Collections 
  • No lifting or handballing required
  • Expected to maintain your Driver hours in accordance with Working Time Regulations
  • Keeping up to date with the required pre & post-shift vehicle checks 

HGV Class 1 Driver – Working Hours:
We have various Shifts Available – Days, Nights, Weekends only, Full Time, Part Time – something to suit everyone. 

  • Ongoing work all year round
  • 7-day operation – plenty of overtime available

HGV Class 1 Driver – Employee Benefits:

  • Fantastic pay rates
  • Fully paid & ongoing training and development
  • Company contribution pension scheme 

Driver Welfare:

  • On-the-job mentoring
  • Monthly driver forums and ongoing support for all our drivers
  • HR Forums & clinics
  • Support from the Ignition Driver Team 

Perks of the Job:

  • Free & secure car parking 
  • Free & secure bicycle storage 
  • Generous holiday entitlement 
  • Weekly pay (Every Friday)

Driver Progression & Development:

  • Ongoing driver coaching 
  • Infringement counseling
  • Full on-site and SSOW induction 

If you have your Class 1 Driving licence, and you would like to speak to our recruitment specialists about this exciting new opportunity, please click to apply today.