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Connecting Talent to opportunity

Class 1 Container Driver


Job Description:

Position: Class 1 Container Driver


Contract Type: Ongoing Temporary Monday to Friday


Location: Southampton


Driver Hire Southampton is pleased to announce a new opportunity has arisen to join our driving team as a Class 1 container driver. Working with one of the leading container companies in the United Kingdom this is a great opportunity to work with one of the best in the South Coast. As a large container company, you would expect them to treat you as a number, but this is so far from the truth as they treat everyone with respect and integrity. Please read on and you won’t be disappointed of this fantastic opportunity.


Job Details for Class 1 Container:

  • Monday – Friday
  • Day shifts
  • 06:00am start
  • Can be up to 12-hour shifts
  • Temporary work
  • Tugging and shunting in the docks
  • 10 hours pay guarantee
  • Available for umbrella and PAYE drivers


Requirements for Class 1 Container:

  • Full UK driving licence with Class 1 (C+E)
  • Valid CPC and Digi tacho card
  • Ideally a clean licence, minor points accepted
  • Ability to work independently
  • At least 1 years’ experience in Class 1
  • DP World licence (must be able to be used in Southampton)


This is a temporary job, however at Driver Hire Southampton we work with a variety of customer so the job opportunity is endless.


Why Driver Hire Southampton:

Here at Driver Hire Southampton we treat you as the true professional that you are and in our latest survey, 94% of our candidates said they were proud to work for us and 81% scored 8/10 or more when asked if they would recommend Driver Hire.

To apply for this role please contact the office on 02380 678088 to speak to our dedicated team or alternatively send your CV to [email protected]. We look forward to speaking with you soon.