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Class 1 Driver

Reference Number: 10195

  • Job LocationLocation: Darlington
  • Job SalarySalary/Rate: 13.83 / Hour
  • Job Contract TypeContract Type: Temp To Perm
  • Employment TypeHours Type: Full Time
  • Job Shift TypeShift Type: All Days Of The Week
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Job Description

Our client, a well-established firm with national coverage, are looking to recruit a Class 1 Driver in Darlington on a temp to perm basis, and are keen to speak to individuals with the right skills as soon as possible.

You will be joining an ever-evolving business with fantastic visions of growth.

This company is a forward-thinking organisation and are offering ongoing position(s) to join an existing team of dedicated drivers to provide a first-class service within the distribution/logistics operations.

You will be enthusiastic, energetic, motivated and physically fit with excellent time keeping skills who enjoys working as part of a team and being outdoors driving.

Diverse Employment are working on behalf of the advertised position so should you wish to apply, we would be pleased to hear from you.

Job Summary

Hours of Work

  • Monday to Sunday, Night shifts – 5/7, weekend working is required


The following are a list of responsibilities for this role:

  • Working independently
  • Trunking to region CSC can also be tail lift to stores (roll cages) or trailer work to Ports
  • Following driving routers and time schedules
  • Check all items are accounted for against delivery sheets
  • Represent the company in a professional manner
  • Complete vehicle checks, updating the check sheets with any defects etc
  • Full understanding of the UK driving regulations and working time directive


  • Driver CPC and Digi Card
  • Class 1 Drivers Licence


  • Proven record of previous driving and delivery experience
  • Experience of handballing / manual handling
  • No more than 6 points on licence (insurance purposes)

Desired Skills / Qualities

  • Have effective communication skills
  • Be a team player
  • Excellent attention to details
  • Work to deadlines and under pressure
  • Confident, professional manner
  • Must be physically fit due to the nature of the role
  • Flexible and adaptable approach to an ever-evolving business
  • Proactive approach

Job Benefits / Perks

  • Statutory Holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Free parking
  • Potentially permanent work

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