Class 1 (C+E) Driver | Guaranteed Hours | Yeovil

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Backline Yeovil
12th March 2019
Job Type
Salary/Pay Figure
£10.75/ Hour to £13.00/ Hour
Job Reference


We are currently recruiting for HGV Class I drivers based in the Yeovil area for ongoing work for our client. Monday - Friday work available and some weekends.


Benefits when you work with Backline...


  • Competitive Rates
  • Weekly Pay
  • Overtime available at x 1.5
  • Double time shifts available
  • Holiday accrued (on PAYE)
  • Pension
  • Contracts of employment
  • FREE CPC training
  • FREE training to up skill drivers including ADR/Forklift and more...
  • Temp to Perm opportunities
  • Uniform provided
  • Potential to become a Premium Driver... with a guaranteed weekly pay, health insurance and more...


About you...


  • You must hold a full UK Class 2 with a maximum of 6 penalty points
  • You must hold a drivers UK CPC and digital tachograph card
  • Must be physically fit due to the nature of the job



You may also like to think about joining our Elite Driver Scheme!

This is a unique opportunity to take advantage of full-time, salaried employment with one of the UK’s leading logistics contract companies.


Backline offer career benefits that, quite simply, cannot be beaten:


  • Permanent, full-time (45hrs) contract of employment
  • Starting salary of £26,325 p/a
  • Private medical insurance plan (including family members)
  • Personal accident insurance
  • Life insurance plan
  • Competitive salary
  • Premium uniform
  • Ongoing career development training


By choosing Backline, you’ll experience stable, secure employment with the added benefit of variety, flexibility and being part of a team with a pedigree in the Transport & Logistics sector.


General responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:


  • A variation of general, semi skilled and skilled driving work, to include but not limited to HIAB, Palletised, multidrop, tanker, handball deliveries and collections.
  • Completing all relevant paperwork for deliveries and/or collections, as required
  • Ensuring daily vehicle checks & defect reports are completed
  • Liaising with your line manager to communicate any issues relevant to the work you have been allocated
  • Adhering to all relevant road traffic and working time regulations
  • Maintaining accurate driving hours, working time and rest period/break records using the appropriate method (digi/analogue tachograph)


Typically your shift pattern will be Monday to Friday with shifts starting between 04:00 and 08:00 although this may vary, within reason, in line with the needs of the business. Voluntary overtime will be available from time to time.




Apply online or call Maria or Vicki today on 01935 478866, pop into our Yeovil branch or email your CV over to


We appreciate that as drivers you cannot often get in to register during the week without taking valuable time off! So why not join the Yeovil office for their Open Day on the 30th March 2019 from 09:00am to drop in and learn about all the opportunities open to you!



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