Class 1 Driver

  • Job Reference: GB90058
  • Date Posted: 13 October 2020
  • Employer: Kuehne + Nagel
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  • Location: Foston, Derbyshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Class 1 Driver | Foston, United Kingdom | GB90058

We are looking for flexible, experienced and professional Class 1 Drivers that would be interested in joining our team. We have opportunities for day shift from our site in Foston, Derbyshire.


Supported by the Transport FLM and planning team your role is to complete deliveries on time and in a professional manner whilst taking responsibility for your vehicle and adhering to company and industry policies and procedures.


  • Conduct full inspection of vehicle, trailer and load prior to departure from site. Responsible for the security of the vehicle, trailer and load at all times.
  • Ensure all Company documentation and equipment is returned to the Transport Office daily.
  • Report any issues regarding any aspect of the delivery to the Transport Office at all times.
  • Report vehicle or trailer defects and ensure that the defect is documented.
  • Maintain a high level of hygiene and housekeeping within the depot and maintain the same policy for the vehicle and trailer allocated for the daily duties.
  • Comply with and ensure driver's hours regulations, working time directive and Tachographs are in line with the current legislation and company procedures.
  • Ensure that their Digital Tacho Driver Card and Drivers CPC Qualification Card is carried at all times and that their Digital Tacho is downloaded on return to base daily.


  • Must hold a current Class 1 License with minimum 2 years experience
  • Experience delivering to major distribution centers
  • A good working knowledge of EU driving regulations and Working Time Directive Legislation
  • This is a physically demanding role
  • A hard working, positive and flexible attitude is essential, as start times will vary and from time to time you will be required
  • to cover additional shifts to meet the needs of the business.


If you would like to become a valued member of our team then we will also make sure that you're rewarded for your commitment and expertise. With a competitive salary, you will also have the opportunity to join the contributory Kuehne+Nagel pension plan and benefit from our Route 2 Rewards scheme which offers discounts and savings on a wide range of high street or internet goods and services.


With over 82,000 employees at some 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world's leading logistics companies.

As an employer, Kuehne + Nagel stands for equal opportunity and we are committed to diversity in our teams with regard to people with disabilities. We believe that you can make a valuable contribution to Kuehne + Nagel and look forward to receiving your application.


UK Resourcing Team