HGV Class 1 Driver

HGV Class 1 Driver Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a HGV Class 1 Driver to join our team.


  • Unloading deliveries;
  • To help maintain a safe working environment in line with H&S Act 1974;
  • Working at a height without a harness (approx. 4′ off the ground);
  • Driving Class 1 HGV;
  • Coupling and uncoupling;
  • Daily lorry walk round checks;
  • Moving load around on vehicle to create space to collect media returns;
  • Carrying out relevant paper work;
  • Adhering to Working Time Regulations;
  • Liaising with customers;
  • Transporting multi temperature food stock to stores, frozen, grocery and chilled goods;
  • Days, late and night shift starts;
  • Delivering to various company distribution centres;
  • Safe delivery of goods to a variety of customers;
  • To ensure good self-presentation.


  • Good work Ethic;
  • A valid HGV Class 1 CE;
  • Full CPC and Digi card required;
  • Maximum of 6 points on license, for insurance purposes;
  • HGV class 1 – category C+E on the back of your licence;
  • Valid Digital Tachograph card is essential;
  • Can be either PAYE or SE;
  • Must have Digital card and CPC card;
  • No more than 6 points / DD or DR for insurance purposes;
  • Minimum age of 23;
  • Current CPC Driver Qualification Card;
  • Drivers CPC (Full training will be provided);
  • Current CPC;
  • No DR, IN or TT conviction codes and no more than 6 points;
  • Experienced HGV class 1, C+E Drivers.