HGV Drivers - Leicester Job In Leicester

HGV Drivers - Leicester


  • Up to £19.96 per hour + £2 for Ltd drivers.
  • Posted: 30/08/2019
  • Leicester
  • Job Ref: 5028
  • Temporary

Job Details

The Christmas campaign for Royal Mail, we are recruiting the below with a pay rate of up to £19.96 per hour.

We are currently looking for HGV Class 1 Drivers to work from location in Crick, working on a temporary basis. The role will consist of collecting and delivering packages, and multiple shift patterns are available. Successful Drivers will receive pay rates of up to £19.96 per hour over the peak period, along with various benefits.

Drivers for Royal Mail can expect to make the below weekly MINIMUM earnings:

AM Shift Week - £616.25 (Based on minimum weeks hours of 36.25h)
NIGHTS Shift week - £708.32 (Based on minimum weeks hours 36.25h)

Any hours over the weekly minimum is paid at the overtime rate and drivers can expect to make much more!

As a HGV Driver, you will need the following:

  • Maximum of 5 points for minor offences.
  • Previous HGV Class 1 experience of at least 18 months.
  • Digital Tacho Card with knowledge of how to use it.
  • A flexible and positive attitude to the job – duties can sometimes change at short notice.
  • The ability to receive instructions and stick to the duty detail given.
  • Always be punctual and in good time to start shifts.

Drivers will receive the following benefits:
  • Pay rate £13.50 per hour Days, £14.50 Nights (Sept – Nov).
  • Pay rate £17.00 per hour (Nov 4th – Jan 16th).
  • Overtime rate rate £19.96 per hour (Nov 4th – Jan 16th).
  • Assessment and Induction paid once Driver has started work.
  • Guaranteed shifts for the whole peak period.
  • Weekly rotas will be issued.
  • Minimum of 7.25 hours per shift.
  • Weekly pay.
  • Subsidised canteen at many sites / depots.
  • Friendly Onsite Team.
  • 24 hours out of service available.
  • Site inductions and training provided.
  • Onsite car parking.