Class 1 Driver - Medway

Ref: 505 Date Posted: Wednesday 29 Jun 2022
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Venrec are pleased to be recruiting on behalf of our client a major international haulage company based in Chatham, Kent for Class 1 Drivers. These roles involve curtain side trailers and some containers and whilst primarily shifts are with no nights out, there is some availability for trampers to deliver within UK destinations. 

Immediate starts are available 

A successful candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • Full Class 1 licence 
  • A valid Digital Tachograph and CPC card 
  • No more than 6 points or a DD or DR
  • Previous experience would be beneficial but new drivers are welcome to apply 

The role:

  • General haulage with optional nights out 
  • Days - start around 04:00 - 06:00 
  • Nights - start around 16:00 - 19:00

Shift patterns can be constructed to suit the applicant from full time to part time with the opportunity of temp to perm 

The rates of pay for these roles (paid via PAYE)

  • £16.00 per hour - Days (plus £1.93 Holiday Pay)
  • £17.50 per hour - Nights (plus £2.11 Holiday Pay)
  • £20.00 per hour - Saturday (plus £2.41 Holiday Pay)
  • £20.50 per hour - Sunday (plus £2.47 Holiday Pay)


  • Holiday pay - holiday pay can be taken weekly or accrued to create your Holiday Fund and drawn on when needed
  • Pension scheme 
  • Free accident insurance for employees