Class 2 HGV Fuel Tanker Driver

Location : Watford, Hertfordshire, England
Job Ref : AL401
Consultant : Alex Lyons
Sector : Transport, Logistics
Salary : £15 per hour + Overtime


AL401: Class 2 HGV Fuel Tanker Driver

Location: Watford

Salary: £15 ph (£43,500 OTE)


First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Class 2 Fuel Tanker Driver on behalf of one of our clients.

Our client encourages applications from ex-military personnel however all candidates will be given due consideration.

This is a 40 hour contract Monday-Friday. Start times 6am – 7am. £21ph after 40 hours.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Loading of vehicles at the depot following all H&S guidelines and company operational procedures.
  • The safe delivery of fuel to a range of domestic, commercial and agricultural customers.
  • Ensuring all vehicle daily walkaround safety checks are completed to the highest standard.
  • Ensuring all paperwork relating to the loading and unloading is filled in correctly.
  • Ability to work to all written procedures and guidelines, WTD and drivers’ hours regulations.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Class 2 / Cat C HGV Licence.
  • ADR in Class 3 (Flammable liquids) and Tanks. (Preferable but not essential)
  • Valid CPC Card.
  • Valid Digital Tacho Card.
  • Multi drop experience.
  • Minimum of 2 years commercial driving experience.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Friendly and polite manner.
  • Availability to work alternate Saturday mornings during the winter months is essential. This is paid at the overtime rate of £21.00 p/h.


  • 28 days paid holiday (this rises with service).
  • All licence renewals and medicals paid for.
  • All relevant training paid for, including ADR refresher courses and annual DCPC training.
  • Free eyesight checks and generous contribution towards glass lenses if applicable.
  • Free private healthcare (BUPA) after qualifying period.
  • Generous Bonus Scheme – Discretionary bonus based on individual performance, depot performance and company profitability.

Location: Watford

Salary: £15ph (£43,500 OTE)

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