Class 1 Driver

  • 11.80-14.50
  • Charing, Ashford, Kent
  • The Best Connection Group Limited

Are you a HGV Class 1 driver seeking work?

The Best Connection Employment Group are currently seeking a Class 1 driver to fulfil an ongoing position in Charing.

Start Times are varied throughout the day.

Shift patterns:


Shift duration:

8-12 hours

The role itself requires the candidate to deliver frozen palletised food and involves 1-2 drops/collections per day.

On an average day, you will making a delivery to Swindon, Reading or Oxfordshire then making a collection on the way back and finally dropping at the Charing depot.

Before commencing, you will be required to complete a driving assessment, along with a theory test at the site.

When you arrive at the assessment, you will be asked to complete a health and safety test, Highway code test and a tacho test.

It is essential you are fully prepared for these tests, and you have a strong understanding of the highway code and driver hours rules.

If you pass the theory test, you will be asked to complete a driving assessment.

Pay Rates:


Monday-Friday (pre 3pm start): £11.80 Per Hour

Monday-Friday (post 3pm start): £12.50 Per Hour


Monday to Friday (pre 3pm start): £13.50 Per Hour

Monday to Friday (post 3pm start): £14.50 Per Hour

You will always receive a minimum of 8 hours pay.

To be eligible for this position you must possess:

- Category C+E Licence

- Valid CPC

- Valid Digi-Card

- Strong understanding of driver hours rules

- 2 Years experience operating a Class 1 vehicle is preferred, but not essential

- No more than 3 points on your licence

Benefits of working through The Best Connection:

- 28 days holiday per year

- 24 hour on call service

- Weekly pay (every Friday)

- Online payslips

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  • Reference: ASDCE