Moving forward together

HGV Driver (MDS/C1D/Pres/Days)



£11.55 - £12.27/hour

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- North West England -- Lancashire -- Preston

Job Type

11 May 2021

Class 1 Driver – Days (M-F & 4 on 4 off available)
Location: Board 24 Preston

Who is our Client?

Our client has been delivering across the UK since 1833 – to and from every high street, as well as reaching the areas others can’t. Today, Our client is Logistics UK’s most innovative business of the year. With a strong focus on the future, sustainability and innovation – They keep moving forwards.

About the role: Are you an experienced Class 1 Driver looking for your next opportunity? Are you looking for guaranteed hours and the option to work overtime?

Our client is looking for Class 1 night drivers to join our clients team on their Preston site. Based on a 42 hour week working a 4 on 4 off shift,  you'll be supporting their growing customer Board 24.

Board 24 supplies its customers with exactly the products they require, In exactly the quality and quantity they need.

In addition to a standard salary this role has potential overtime earnings. With a holiday allowance of 25 days including bank holidays.

COVID-19 precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required Plastic shield at work stations
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitisation, disinfection / cleaning procedures in place

What your night will look like:

  • General driving duties, observing current legal and best practice delivering and collection to/from our clients customer’s premises or other MDS locations.
  • Delivering products on behalf of MDS and their customer
  • Use of electronic P.O.D and up to date technology (full training will be given to ensure best practice)
  • Assisting with loading and unloading
  • Backloads

Additional Benefits:

  • Modern fleet
  • Full uniform & PPE provided
  • Free CPC training
  • Healthshield: free cash healthcare scheme for all employees including dependent children;
  • Dental, optical, physiotherapy, health screening, 24/7 counselling and more
  • Employee perks: discount on trips, hotels, gyms, days out, restaurants, supermarkets and more
  • Discount on mobile phone contracts with EE;
  • Expanding portfolio of training opportunities and development plans
  • Driver of The Year Awards

What Our client need from you:

  • A full UK C+E licence (essential)
  • 12 months previous class 1 driving experience (desirable)
  • Excellent driving skills
  • No more than 6 points on your licence
  • No previous disqualifications (DD,TT,DR,CD,IN)
  • ‘Right To Work’ in the UK
  • Good knowledge of drivers hours and WTD regulations

Ready to set the wheels in motion?

What are you waiting for, apply now! For any further information on roles please feel free to get in touch. Our client look forward to hearing from you.

Contact information

Alan Livingston