HGV Driver

Job Reference: DAWOOL121
Location: London

Salary: £10.50-12.50 per hour
Higher pay rate is achieved by: Signing up to a LTD company

Contract Type: Temporary, Full time

We are currently seeking Cat C1 7.5T Truck Drivers to fill a position in Woolwich. The successful candidate will possess a current and valid cat C1 Licence and must have driving experience.

On the job you will be tasked with the delivery of water bottles to businesses within the south east area. These can be large with most weighing around 20kg. Because of this some level of physical fitness will be required. Communicating with customers and dealing with orders will also mean you will need a good level of customer service.


Hours of Work

Monday to Friday, 6am starts with a scheduled finish around 4pm, Some over time may be required.

Start Dates

Immediate starts Available!


Responsibilities of the driver

Operate a CAT C1 to local areas, making deliveries, product pick up, etc.

Perform complete pre- and post-operation inspection of the vehicle in accordance with Company policy to ensure tyre pressure, fluid levels, safety equipment, gauges, and controls are in proper working order. Report any safety issues on standard reports.

Adhering to assigned delivery schedule and following all job directives precisely Interact with dispatchers and others on a daily basis to ensure all task are carried out in a timely and professional manner and prepare to return home.

Deliver a high level of customer service to all customers.

Maintain adherence to required productivity standards for the department to ensure all customers are serviced in a timely and efficient manner.

Follow all required safety policies and procedures.

The rate of pay for this position is £10.50 PAYE - £12.50 per hour LCC

Perks of working with The Best Connection:

- 28 days paid holiday per year
- LCC drivers welcome
- Very flexible
- Competetive rates of pay
- 24 hour on call number
- Open office, always welcome to come and see us!
- Weekly pay (every Friday)

To be eligible for this position, you must possess the following:

- Cat C1 Driving Licence
- CPC
- DIGI
- Positive attitude and work ethic
- Reliability
- Flexibility
- Good Communication Skills

Additional Benefits & Requirements

  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Canteen
  • CPC Driver Qualification Card
  • Digi-Card Required
  • Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)
  • Licence - Category C1
  • Own transport required
  • Requirement to Understand Tachos

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