• Full Time
  • Portsmouth
  • Sector: Logistics
  • £31,008 per year + monthly bonuses which allows you to earn up to £160 per month. On target earning are £32,928


Are you seeking an HGV Class 2 driving job in Portsmouth working for a national, well established food wholesaler offering a permanent job?

Interested? Then please get in touch!

The Company:

A fast-food shop supplier, who have multiple sites across the UK are looking for several HGV drivers to join them on a permanent basis. The company deliveries various food produce to several clients across the UK and take pride in the service and produce that is delivered.

The Opportunity:

Operating from their depot in Portsmouth (PO16) you will be required to load and unload their HGV 2 vehicle and complete anywhere between 6-18 drops (dependant on the route) around the Portsmouth area. You will be dropping to independent stores so you will be required to pick off the back of the lorry and handball the products into their stores.

For the first 1-2 weeks full training is provided, you will be with an experienced driver/driver’s mate to help you complete your drops and unload the vehicle.

Start times –

05:00-07:00 Monday to Friday

Shifts are around 8-10 hours each day.

In return, our client is offering a highly competitive salary of £31,008 per year + monthly bonuses which allows you to earn up to £160 per month.

On target earning are £32,928

This is a 10-week temp to perm position whereby you will be paid the equivalent of the above salary per hour and after 10 weeks you will join the company permanently.

Key Requirements:

·HGV 2 licence, Digital Tachograph Card, CPC Card

·Strong communication and teamwork skills

·The knowledge and initiative to solve basic problems and make routine decisions

·Strong organisational and prioritisation skills

·Unfortunately, we cannot take anyone with a DR10 on their licence

The Application Processes:

Please call our office on 0117 325 8687 or apply directly to this advert in the first instance by sending a CV across and we will contact you within 1 working day of your application has been successful.

Kingston Barnes is driving recruitment agency. Our deep-rooted knowledge of the industry means we have insight into which companies will enable you to achieve your career ambitions. We recruit for a number of logistics companies for HGV Class 1, HGV Class 2, 7.5 Tonne drivers and van drivers throughout the South West and work with you to help you find the next step in your career.

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