HGV Driver Class 1

Ignition Driver Recruitment

HGV Class 1 Driver – Carlisle – Earn up to £25.44 p/h – Night Trunking – Immediate Starts – Apply Today! 
Ignition Driver Recruitment is looking for HGV Class 1 Drivers in Carlisle, to work for one of the UK’s leading logistics and parcel distribution companies. 

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 12 months 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 UK’s leading logistics and parcel distribution companies. This means that as an HGV Class 1 Driver, you will be responsible for: 

  • Driving a fully branded HGV vehicle  
  • Night Trunking predominantly to Hinckley (Leicester)
  • Completing Store Deliveries 
  • Required to keep up to date with the required pre & post-shift vehicle checks 
  • Expected to maintain your Driver hours in accordance with Working Time Regulations

HGV Class 1 Driver – Working Hours:

  • Immediate starts
  • Night Trunk work
  • 7-day operations – some weekend work will be required


HGV Class 1 Driver – Employee Benefits:
Finances: 

  • Fantastic pay rates
  • Fully paid & ongoing training and development
  • Company Contribution pension scheme
  • Immediate starts 

Driver Welfare:

  • On-the-job mentoring
  • 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 


If you have a valid Class 1 Driving Licence and you would like to be considered for this role, please click “APPLY” today and our team will be in touch ASAP to process your application, and book your interview!