Newly Qualified Class 1 Drivers
Newly Qualified Class 1 HGV Driver (OTE £40 -£55K)
Hourly Rate: £13.34 per hour + 20% night shift allowance paid between 22:00 - 06:00 (£16 per hour) Overtime paid at 1.5x rate (£20)
Earning potential circa £40,000 with overtime and shift allowance
Overtime rate x1.5 after 40 hours (£20 per hour)
Immediate Shift Time Available:
- Thurs, Fri, Sun and Mon start times between 20:00 - 00:00
- Sun Thurs 15:00 start time
- Mon Fri 15:00 start time
- Part time shifts available including Fri / Sun 15:00 start time
Other options may also be available - During the application process you can select the days and shifts you are happy to be considered for - if we do not have anything available straight away you will be kept on file and contacted regarding future vacancies.
Location: Oldham, Shaw (OL2)
What you'll be doing
Our HGV drivers play a huge part in delivering parcels. It's a job that's all about driving. This is a full-time role with changing shift patterns, where you'll spend every day out on the road behind the wheel of a state-of-the-art HGV, with ready-made routes, getting parcels from A to B. Focusing on what you do best delivering safely, on time, with a smile.
We'll give you a solid induction to get you up to speed on how we do things and we'll be right behind you, offering support whenever you need it.
What you need to show us
We look to our HGV drivers to go the extra mile for people. So, along with the relevant HGV driving qualifications and driving cards (CPC, Tachograph), you'll need a friendly personality and great customer skills. You'll also need to carry out essential vehicle safety checks and keep your vehicle looking world-class, so a good eye for detail will be a real asset too.
Why work for us
As one of the UK's leading delivery partners, we're constantly working to make life better for all of our HGV drivers. This means we're always looking to introduce changes that help to make your life easier, leaving you free to focus on delivering an amazing service to our customers.
We look after our HGV drivers. We never underestimate how vital you are, so we make sure you always feel valued here. We aim to bring out the best in you by investing in training and using our great team to support you whenever they can by helping to make collections and drop offs as smooth as possible.
As an HGV Driver, you'll also enjoy an excellent pension scheme, 28 days' annual leave, and up to 25% discount at Very.co.uk. There will also be plenty of overtime available for those looking for that extra earning potential. Join us on an exciting journey that will make things even better for drivers like you.