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HGV Driver – Class 1 – Uxbridge

  • Sector: Rail
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Winnersh
  • Salary: Competitive

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Readypower Rail Services is a growing rail plant hire company looking for a motivated HGV Class 1 Driver to support our operations. Based near Uxbridge, this is a full-time opportunity.

The role:

  • To transport plant and associated equipment to pre-determined locations throughout the UK
  • To follow the guidance given by the Transport Manager and undertake duties as required
  • Ensure Vehicles are maintained and daily checks are completed and undertaken, and any faults are raised with the Transport and Service Managers
  • Comply with all drivers hours, road transport directive legislation, and follow the highway code at all times
  • Load and unload Vehicle and maintain safety and security of load at all times. For the right candidate, we will supply training.
  • To act as a company ambassador when dealing with customers


  • At least three years’ experience in a driving role within the transportation / plant hire industry (essential)
  • Good knowledge and experience of driver’s working-hours legislation, tacho-graph procedures and other legal obligations
  • Demonstrate route planning and map reading ability
  • Trained and competent in the use of plant enabling that plant to be manoeuvred safely on/off a lorry (desirable)

Contract Type:

  • Full time


  • South

Benefits – all roles:

  • Good competitive rates
  • Shift bonus equating to an additional £5,000 per year (based on 5 shifts per week)

Permanent roles:

  • Pension scheme
  • Long service awards
  • Overtime available

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