Class 1 Driver

Ignition Driver Recruitment

HGV Class 1 Driver – Hemel Hempstead –  Earn up to £24.50 p/h – £50 per shift weekend bonus  – Various Shifts Available – Immediate Starts – Apply Today!

Ignition Driver Recruitment is currently recruiting HGV Class 1 Drivers to work from Hemel Hempstead for our client who is one of the leading logistics companies providing a supply chain service to Restaurants around the world. 

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 3 years experience driving a Class 1 vehicle?
  3. Do you have an up-to-date Tacho Digi Card and 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 a leading logistics supplier to Restaurants across the world. This means that as an HGV Class 1 Driver for this client, you will be responsible for: 

  • Driving a fully branded HGV vehicle 
  • Frozen/Ambient work
  • Completing Store Deliveries 
  • Maximum 2 Journeys and 6 deliveries per shift
  • Required to keep up to date with the required pre & post-shift vehicle checks 
  • Excepted to maintain your Driver hours in accordance with Working Time Regulations

HGV Class 1 Driver – Working Hours:

  • 7-day operation
  • AM and PM shift starts available

Employee Benefits:

  • Great pay rates
  • £50 per shift weekend bonus
    • £100 for working both weekend days!
  • Fully paid & ongoing training and development
  • Client contribution pension scheme

Driver Welfare:

  • On-the-job mentoring
  • On-going training and driver development 
  • Monthly driver forums and ongoing support for all our drivers
  • HR Forums & clinics
  • 24-hour 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 
  • Driver training in our HGV driver simulator 
  • Infringement counseling
  • Full on-site and SSOW induction 
  • Temporary to Permanent Opportunity

If you have your Class 1 Driving licence and 12 months experience, and you would like to speak to our recruitment specialists about this exciting new opportunity, please click to apply today.