HGV Class 2 Driver

HGV Class 2 Driver Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a HGV Class 2 Driver to join our team.


  • You will be driving a refrigerated vehicle delivering palleted meat to customers in South Yorkshire and the surrounding areas;
  • To complete daily vehicle checks before going out onto the public highway;
  • make safe and timely deliveries as per instruction;
  • Assisting with the unloading of the trailer as required;
  • Securing loads safely;
  • The safe delivery of goods around the country;
  • To ensure your digital tachograph card is downloaded daily or when you return to KN Nottingham;
  • Accurate completion of paperwork;
  • Adhere to company and sites Health and Safety rules, policies and procedures;
  • double check and secure your load;
  • Days, late and night shift starts;
  • Using wide load vehicle;
  • Adhere to company standards at all times;
  • To attend training days as required by the business – these will be towards the 35 hours over 5 years driver CPC;
  • Driving Class 2 HGV.


  • Must have Digital card and CPC card;
  • You must hold a full UK driving licence with HGV Class 2 (category C) entitlement and a full CPC;
  • Enthusiastic, motivated and flexible approach to your work;
  • A background of working within the meat industry would be advantageous but not essential to this role;
  • Must be happy with start times between 06:00 – 07:30 until finish;
  • Courteous;
  • Hiab experience;
  • At least 2 years UK multi-drop driving experience;
  • Current CPC;
  • HGV Class 2 Driving Licence;
  • Valid Cat C HGV Drivers licence;
  • Full UK Driving Licence with CAT C entitlement;
  • Multi-drop experience essential;
  • Mobile equipment use (FLT, overhead crane);
  • Hiab licence desirable but not essential.