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1056 – HGV Drivers Leeds, UK

Leeds, England, United Kingdom

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Job Description

Our client is one of the largest logistics firms in the UK. We are currently looking for HGV drivers and the following requirements:

  • At least 3 years experience
  • Valid DigiCard
  • CPC (code 95)
  • Level of English B2
  • You have to pass a driving test in your own country (!). We can assist you here
  • We are offering a contract for a MINIMUM 6 month period.

Wages

During the first 2 weeks training you will be paid £320 (gross) per week for 40 hours training.

Contract

  • The contract will be for a minimum 6 month period.
  • The rate of pay will be a guaranteed £1600 (gross) per 4 weeks but you will be paid weekly. Ath the current exchange rate, this works out at 2.396 Euro gross per month
  • The MINIMUM hourly rate for any job will be £9 an hour.
  • All pay rates quoted are based on working through a UK tax efficiency scheme and include holiday pay.
  • Drivers can earn more if they work longer hours BUT will not be allowed to exceed legal limits, this will be seen as gross misconduct
  • You will need to be available to work ANY 5 days a week including weekends when required
  • We will pay for the first two weeks accommodation in B&B – based on 2 people sharing

Your Commitment

  • The contract is for a minimum of 6 months If you leave before that time we will charge you for your training.
  • YOU will be responsible for your own Flights and long term accommodation
  • YOU will also be responsible for getting to your place of work, which may vary from time to time within a 50Km distance of their work base.
  • You are expected to act in a professional manner at all times and work within all legal limits

How we will support you

  • We will meet you at the airport and take you to your temporary accommodation
  • We will give you a dedicated welfare officer
  • We will help to set up a UK bank account
  • We will give details on how to get a National Insurance card
  • We will help with long term accommodation via an independent letting agency
  • We will produce a welcome pack describing the area you live in and essential services like doctors , dentists etc
  • We will collect local adverts for accommodation to rent
  • We will advertise at various sites to see if anyone has rooms to let etc
  • We will help you to get cheap UK SIM cards

Job Categories: Country, HGV driver, HGV driver refigerated transport, Transport, and United Kingdom. Job Types: Permanent position. Job Tags: england, great britain, hgv driver, truck driver, and UK.

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