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Bury St Edmunds HGV 1 Shunting

Ref: VAC-12671
  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Location: Felixstowe
  • Industry: Transport
  • Discipline: HGV 1
  • Employment: Permanent


Job Description

Our client is a major player in the UK haulage market who pride themselves on providing their customers with a safe, timely and personalised haulage experience. They have worked for over twenty years in gaining a great reputation. Operating across the UK, they offer everything from shunting and container work to hazardous goods. They also run a highly rated driver training program which who work closely with both experienced and inexperienced drivers to perfect their skills and develop their driving.

Role Description

Our client is looking for experienced and eager class 1 drivers too shunt containers between Bury St Edmunds and Felixstowe. You will be responsible for the safe and efficient transfer of container units between their depots and will need to be able to access the port of Felixstowe for the load and unloading of containers. Our client also requires you to undergo a weekend assessment day which goes over what they expect from their drivers when out on the road working.

Role Requirements

– Class 1 HGV license with minimal convictions
– 2+ years HGV experience on UK roads.
– Up-to-date Driver CPC

Shift details

– Week day work
– Variable start and finish times.

About us

A&S Recruitment are a Felixstowe based recruitment company who specialise in 360 recruitment, particularly in the port services industry. Our clients demand only the best candidates and drivers for their jobs, and we endeavour to find them. We work closely with our candidates to make sure that we place them in the most suitable roles for both themselves and their clients.
We have a wide range of great clients who have worked closely with us for a number of years including Hutchinson Port of Felixstowe. We have built up a great relationship with these clients through our caring and attentive approach.


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