LGV Cat C1 (7.5 Tonne) Driver

Job Reference: POPALLBDC
Location: Portsmouth

Salary: £9.25 per hour

Contract Type: Temporary, Full time

We have a client based in Portsmouth that is looking for a 7.5t Driver on a temp to perm basis. Candidates must hold a current 7.5t/C1 licence with full CPC and Digi Card.


  • To operate a 7.5T vehicle, delivering palletised stock around the PO Post code.
  • Performing post and pre vehicle checks in accordance with Company Policy and reporting any defects found.
  • Following all company safety policies and procedures.
  • Working in an efficient manner with either another 7.5T driver or a Drivers Mate to ensure that all deliveries are completed and relevant paperwork is filled correctly.


  • No more than 6 points / no DD’s, DR’s or IN’s.
  • Good knowledge of Tacho rules and regulations.
  • To be able to work well within a team
  • Previous 7.5T/C1 experience with references (Desired but not essential).
  • Need to be physically fit due to some handball requirements.

The pay rate for this job is £9.25ph PAYE. Drivers will earn Time and a half after 10 hours Monday to Friday. Driver will be expected to start around 07:30/08:00.

Additional Benefits & Requirements

  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • CPC Driver Qualification Card
  • Digi-Card Required
  • Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)
  • Licence - Category C1
  • Overtime Available
  • Own transport required
  • Possible permanent position following a successful trial period
  • Requirement to Understand Tachos

Please call James or Lee on 02392 864411 for more information

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