HGV Driver

Job Reference: MAPUT04
Location: Rochester

Salary: £10.94-11.80 per hour
Higher pay rate is achieved by: After working 12 continuous weeks

Contract Type: Temporary, Full time

Are you a HGV Class 1 driver seeking work?

The Best Connection Employment Group are currently seeking a Class 1 driver to fulfil a temp to perm position in Strood.

The role itself requires the candidate to complete a night trunk from Strood to Birmingham or Sheffield.

Once you have completed 12 weeks through the agency, the client will then take you on as a full time member of staff.

Start Times:


Shift patterns:


Shift duration:

8-10 hours

Pay Rate Breakdown:

During the 12 weeks:

£11.80 Per Hour

After 12 weeks:

£10.94 per hour (First 40 hours)

Time and a half (after 40 hours)

An additional £14.00 per night allowance, adding up to an extra £70 per week

An additional £200 per month bonus, broken down into the following categories:

£60 - No infringements
£70 - 100% attendance
£70 - No accidents

To be eligible for this position you must possess:

- Category C+E Licence
- Valid CPC
- Valid Digi-Card
- Strong understanding of driver hours rules
- Previous experience operating a Class 1 vehicle
- No more than 3 points on your licence

Benefits of working through The Best Connection:

- 28 days holiday per year
- 24 hour on call service
- Open office atmosphere (pop in when you like!)
- Weekly pay (every Friday)
- Online payslips

For more information on this role, please do not hesitate to apply for the role here and a consultant will contact you as soon as possible.

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 C+E
  • Own transport required
  • Possible permanent position following a successful trial period
  • Requirement to Understand Tachos
  • Shift Premiums
  • Weekend Work

Matt - 01622 664999

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