HGV Driver

Job Reference: BE0904
Location: Bedford

Salary: £15.47-30.94 per hour
Higher pay rate is achieved by: Working Overtime

Contract Type: Temporary, Full time

The Best Connection Bedford are looking for LGV C (Class 2) HGV Refuse Drivers to work for our client based in Bedford (MK41) for an immediate start. You must be able to work responsibly, safely and in a timely manner. Duties will include working as part of a crew driving the vehicle and loading refuse. Full training and induction will be given on the first day. Previous experience advantageous however newly passed candidates accepted.

Pay Rates:

  • Class 2 Basic hours - £15.47 per hour
  • Overtime after 45 Hours and Saturdays - £23.21 per hour
  • Sundays and Bank Holidays - £30.94 per hour


  • Driving a Class 2 Refuse vehicle
  • Required to assist the crew with loading the refuse
  • Complete daily paperwork


  • Full UK LGV cat C (Class 2) licence
  • Digital Tachograph Card
  • In date CPC Card

Benefits of the role:

  • Hours of work are 06.30 - 15.30
  • Regular Monday to Friday work
  • Occasional Saturday working
  • Temporary to Permanent after qualifying period

Benefits of working for The Best Connection:

  • Weekly pay
  • Pension contributions
  • 24/7 managed service
  • Ongoing regular work
  • 28 days holiday paid

Apply now for an immediate response!

Additional Benefits & Requirements

  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Canteen
  • CPC Driver Qualification Card
  • Digi-Card Required
  • Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)
  • Licence - Category C
  • Ongoing Assignment
  • Overtime Available
  • Possible permanent position following a successful trial period
  • Requirement to Understand Tachos
  • Training Provided
  • Weekend Work

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