Your Role as a Class 2 Driver
Haulage and logistics is the 5th largest UK Employment sector, this means that Class 2 Drivers are in demand. You can work on short or long haul delivery runs on either a permanent or flexible contract basis. Class 2 Drivers are able to drive Category C rigid vehicles. If you like to work alone and enjoy travelling the country and want a job that is reliable then this is a great career choice! You will help keep businesses and the economy moving by playing a vital role in the movement of goods, which totals 148 Billion Tonnes each year in the UK (and that's only the goods transported by UK registered vehicles!).
Daily Duties of a Class 2 Driver
- Planning Delivery Routes
- Coordinating Deliveries with Customers
- Supervising the Loading of Goods
- Securing Goods to ensure they are safely loaded for transport
- Checking and amending routes when required
- Vehicle Inspections and adhering to Safety Regulations
- Filing Paperwork including logging your Driver hours
- Vehicle Maintenance logging
- Communicate issues with Dispatchers/Employer
- Interact with Customers
Skills and Experience of a Class 2 Driver
- Good driving skills and knowledge of current Road Transport Regulations.
- Awareness of Health and Safety issues
- Mechanical and vehicle knowledge
- Polite, courteous, respectful and helpful.
- Self-motivation and ability to work independently
- Good communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to complete Paperwork and often use hand-held electronic devices to log your deliveries.
Class 2 HGV Driver
£11 Per Hour
Are you looking for a full time position as a Class 2 Driver within a with a well-established delivery company with great staff benefits? If yes, read on! Job Title: Class 2 HGV Drivers x 4 Location:Dartford Rate of Pay: £11.80 per hour plus holiday pay We urgently need 4 HGV Class 2/ Category C Drivers for temp to perm positions for our client based in Dartford. The work is based on Monday-Friday shifts and there may be the opportunity of weekend work as well once full time. You will be required to make 8-12 deliveries per day and you can expect to get paid for between 50-60 hours per week. Requirements of a Class 2 Driver: Class 2 Licence- held for a minimum of 1 year No more than 6 penalty endorsements points on licence Minimum age 23 (due to insurance restrictions) 1 years multi drop experience Willing to work long shifts Benefits whilst on 'temp to perm': Weekly pay by Bacs Holiday pay 'Refer A Friend' - earn cash rewards! Benefits once fulltime: £11.80 hourly rate £2.00 per day phone allowance £120 monthly bonus (based on correct paperwork, no accidents etc) If you are interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please send your updated CV to email@example.com or call Matt in our Swanley branch on 01322 618100 Looking for a tool to help you with your job search? Download the Swanstaff APP now for all our latest vacancies, career advice and more! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.
HGV Class 2 Driver
£11 Per Hour
Swanstaff Recruitment is in urgent need of 3 more HGV Class 2 drivers for our client based in Dartford. Start times are between 5-6am and deliveries could be within London, Kent or Sussex. Some deliveries are tailboard only but others do need to be unloaded into the client's premises, some of this can be heavy! Job title: HGV Class 2 Driver Location: Dartford Rate of pay: £11.00 per hour Requirements of a Class 2 Driver: Valid Class C/ HGV 2 Driving Licence Valid Drivers CPC card Valid tachograph Available Monday-Friday on an ongoing basis Benefits Fantastic pay rates, PLUS holiday pay, PLUS £150 sign up bonus (conditions apply) Weekly pay by BACS Regular work Full support of the experienced Swanstaff team Vehicles pre-loaded Some vehicles double manned Want to know more or how to apply? If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please send your updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org and call Tom on 01322 614900 for more information!
Class 1 Driver
£12.50 Per Hour
Are you a Class 1 driver looking for a regular, easy, trunk run every Friday night? If yes, we definitely want to hear from you! Job title: Class 1 Driver Location: Erith Rate of pay: £12.50 per hour The role of a Class 1 Driver: We are looking for 2 x Class 1 drivers for a regular run every Friday night from Erith to Birmingham and back. It is a drop and swap, no need to touch the load, no curtains to open, what could be easier! The requirements of a Class 1 Driver: A valid Class 1 driving licence. A digital tacho. A valid driver's CPC. In return we can offer you a regular run every Friday, minimum pay of £12.50 per hour, accrued holiday pay and other work during the week and weekends if required! We also welcome drivers, who are set up as a Ltd company, please call us for pay rates! If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please send your updated CV to email@example.com and call Tom on 01322 614900 for more information!
£8.75 Per Hour
Our client based in Orpington is looking for a driver for their 3.5T van to help with their deliveries. They are a builder's merchant and use a driver from us on a regular basis so we can keep you busy! You will be required to deliver products mainly to private addresses which need to be unloaded by hand; some of this might be heavy! You will need to have a professional manner as this is a customer facing role! Job title: 3.5T Driver Location: Orpington Rate of pay: £8.75 per hour Requirements of a 3.5T Driver: Valid category B Licence, held for a minimum of 1 year Minimum age 23 for insurance purposes 6 month experience in a similar role Safety boots (hi vis supplied) Benefits: Regular shifts Opportunity for other work at different clients if required by you Weekly pay by BACS Holiday pay Want to apply or need more information? If you're interested in this role please apply online or alternatively please send your updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org and call Tom on 01322 614900 for more information!
£10 Per Hour
Swanstaff in Chelmsford are looking for 7.5 ton drivers who are looking for work with an immediate start and looking for a job with great stability. Job title: 7.5T Driver Location: Romford Rate of pay: £10.00 per hour You will need to be fairly agile as you will be required to be getting on and off the lorry whilst doing your drops. The general working hours you will be doing are 8:00 till 17:00 with a 30 minute lunch Mon-Fri. Our client wants someone who doesn't shy away when it comes to working hard and who is looking for a long term job. The work is multi drop deliveries in Essex/Kent/East London areas and can vary between a lorry load of pallets to a number of items unloaded by hand. If you feel like you have what it takes then please apply. We currently offer: Weekly pay Pension and holiday pay for workers who are PAYE. Flexible hours Fantastic opportunity's and other brilliant benefits. If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please send your updated CV to email@example.com and call Tommy on 01245 266888 for more information!