Class 1 Drivers

Location : Tilbury, Essex, England
Job Ref : AL534
Consultant : Alex Lyons
Sector : Transport, Logistics
Salary : £36.4k - 41.6k per year


AL534: Class 1 Drivers

Location: Tilbury

Salary: Days £36,400, Nights £41,600


First Military Recruitment are currently seeking Class 1 Drivers on behalf of one of our clients.

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

Duties and Responsibilities for Class 1 Drivers:

  • Our client is looking for Class 1 Drivers who can successfully and safely transport units and ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Mostly container work.
  • Responsible for delivering goods, the goods will vary for each job.
  • The right Class 1 Driver is approachable and projects a positive image while maintaining solid business relationships.
  • You will need to demonstrate excellent organisational skills to plan and prioritise your daily workload.
  • Completion of all relevant paperwork.
  • In return the company will offer security and ongoing development.
  • The start times are variable on days normally between 04:30 to 07:00 dependant on first delivery time, nights a little more fixed at 17:30.
  • Overtime is 1.5 after 10 hours Monday to Friday, 1.5 Saturday, 2 on a Sunday and 2 on a bank holiday plus a day off in lieu.

Skills and Qualifications for Class 1 Drivers:

  • Current Class 1 driving licence is required.
  • Experience working as a Class 1 Driver.
  • Experience of working with containers.FClass 1 
  • Full CPC and DIGI tacho card.
  • Flexible approach to work.
  • Professional and positive attitude.

Location: Tilbury

Salary: Days £36,400, Nights £41,600

If you meet the criteria for the Class 1 Driver role and want more information, please call Alex on 01172 354500 or email

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