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Salary Package: Negotiable
Location: Newport, Wales
Consultant: Neil Bradbury
Posted: 28/03/2024


Job Title: Class 1 Driver

Location: Newport, UK

Hourly Rate: £16.00 - £25.00 per hour

About the Company: We are a reputable transportation company based in Newport, committed to providing excellent service to our clients. As part of our expansion, we are currently seeking a skilled and reliable Class 1 Driver to join our team.


  • Safely operate and maneuver Class 1 vehicles in various road and weather conditions.

  • Transport goods and materials to designated locations in a timely manner.

  • Adhere to all traffic laws and regulations, ensuring safety and compliance at all times.

  • Conduct pre-trip and post-trip inspections of the vehicle to ensure proper functioning and report any issues or concerns promptly.

  • Maintain accurate records of deliveries, including logbooks, manifests, and any necessary paperwork.

  • Communicate effectively with dispatchers, colleagues, and customers as needed.


  • Valid Class 1 driving license.

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience as a Class 1 Driver preferred.

  • Clean driving record with no major violations.

  • Strong understanding of road safety regulations and traffic laws.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Physically fit and able to lift and move heavy objects as needed.

  • Flexibility to work various shifts, including nights and weekends.


  • Competitive hourly rate of £16.00 - £25.00 per hour.

  • Opportunities for overtime.

  • Comprehensive training and support.

  • Potential for career advancement within the company.

  • Employee discounts on company services.

  • Pension scheme and other benefits package.

How to Apply: If you meet the qualifications and are interested in joining our team as a Class 1 Driver, please submit your CV along with a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you would be a great fit for this position.

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and ability to perform the duties of the job.