HGV 2 Driver Jobs
HGV 2, aka Class 2 or cat. C refers to a rigid lorry with a Maximum Authorised Mass (MAM) above 7.5 tonnes.
Our drivers use ‘rigids’ for deliveries where access is not suitable for an articulated lorry.
Rigid deliveries are less bulky/heavy with a typical payload of 6 – 20 tonnes (compared to over 20 tonnes for an ‘artic’).
To drive a Class 2 professionally you need a cat. C driving licence, valid digital tachograph card and driver qualification card.
Typical HGV 2 Driver Jobs
Palletised deliveries to & collections from industrial estates, factories (30 miles radius).
Transporting and delivering fuel, milk, beer, wine, waste, water and more.
Retail & Food Delivery
Deliveries to smaller stores, restaurants, hotels etc. Products are usually in cages or boxes.
Deliveries using the lorry mounted crane (where possible). Usually on behalf of builders merchants
Delivering hazardous goods through to filling tanks with heating oil. This work can be very varied!
This can include chain skips, roll-on-roll-off containers, dust carts and recycling lorries.