LGV 1 Night Shunter Driver - Paddock Wood

Ref: 113 Date Posted: Tuesday 26 Jan 2021
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Venrec are pleased to be recruiting on behalf of our client, one of Kent's leading recruiters of LGV drivers for an LGV 1 Night Shunter Driver to work on behalf of our client based in Paddock Wood 

This role involves

  • Maneuvering trailers to the required areas in a timely and compliant manner
  • Ensuring that all vehicle & trailer checks are completed and defects reported where necessary
  • Completion of all related paperwork
  • Coupling/ uncoupling of trailers
  • Continually checking fridges are set at the correct temperature
  • Occasional deliveries to RDC’S and collections from farms/ pack houses


Salary and hours of work 

The hours of work are Wednesday to Saturday based on 12 hour shifts commencing at 17:00 approx. With the opportunity of overtime being available.

  • Rates are shown below and please note that Holiday is paid in addition for PAYE and is not paid via an Umbrella company.
    • Monday to Friday 18:00 + = £13.25 per hour
    • Saturday = £14.00 per hour
    • Sunday 00:01 + = £16.81 per hour

All applicants must hold a valid LGV 1 driving licence, digital tachograph card/CPC and due to insurances you must not have more than 6 points and no DD or DR endorsements.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a winning team with great prospects as the successful candidate will go Full Time with our client after a 13 week probation period.

Due to strict Covid-19 procedures currently there will be no face to face interviews as applications are only to be received via e-mail and then a registration pack can be provided electronically.