HGV 2 Home Delivery Driver

Salary:  £10.25 - £12.25 per hour

Location:  Avonmouth

Job Type:  Contract

HGV 2 Drivers - Immediate Start


For this role YOU will ideally be based within a 30 minute commute of Avonmouth



£12.25 PH (LTD) - Monday to Friday all hours

PAYE rates are also available


Rapier Employment have a superb opportunity for HGV 2 drivers to work for our client in Avonmouth delivering bathrooms to customers in their home. You will be covering routes throughout the South West and South Wales area, and working in a 2 person team will be responsible for ensuring on time deliveries and excellent customer service.

You will be delivering between 22 and 28 drops per day approximately and this will be heavy items that often require lifting upstairs and into the clients preferred room of choice. Average days can vary from 8 to 15 each day; however this is Monday to Friday work with weekends off.

This is regular ongoing work, and you will be booked for the week not just day to day.

This job will involve lifting bathrooms and tiles and it is imperative that you have either worked in heavy Home Delivery previously or have experience of delivering bulky items where you will be taking from a vehicle to a customer's home.

The position will commence with a period of training on the job where you will be paid as a driver but will spend time learning all aspects of the role, at the end of this training you will take a driving assessment.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact us immediately


  • Guaranteed 40 Hours per week minimum
  • Excellent rate of pay.
  • Rapier Rewards - our subsidised welfare package
  • Monday to Friday- 06.00 - 08.30 starts
  • Full training will be given
  • A driving assessment will be needed for this role that will test WTD, Driving Legislation and Highway Code


  • HGV Class 2 licence
  • Digital Tachograph card and CPC qualification
  • Previous experience in heavy home delivery
  • Driving assessment to be completed before starting
  • No more than 6 points for traffic and parking offences
  • Held licence for more than 12 months for insurance purposes


Why Rapier? Because We Deliver!



Rapier offers over 28 years of excellence in providing dedicated workers to leading third party clients. We are committed to sourcing, supplying and placing both temporary and permanent workers into a full range of commercial, production and logistics positions.

We are recruiters for many leading logistics firms in the UK. We are constantly on the look-out for drivers, warehouse and office based staff to fill both temporary and permanent positions.

As an equal opportunities employer, we place great importance on treating all employees fairly. As part of a generous employee package we offer many training and development opportunities, excellent rates of pay (including pension and holiday pay) and a benefits package that includes medical plan, life and disability cover.

This vacancy is advertised on behalf of Rapier Employment, who are a recruitment business.





  • Why Rapier?

    Choosing Rapier you can be assured that you are working with an industry leader who genuinely cares for the success and well-being of their employees.

    We strongly believe in the fair and ethical treatment of all our staff and promise:

    • Respect, openness and understanding
    • Continuous training and development
    • Flexible work patterns to suit your lifestyle
    • Excellent rates of pay
    • An approachable and supportive company culture
    • A subsidised benefits package that looks after you and your family
    • Financial rewards for your loyalty and hard work


    We offer regular work

    Many of the UK's largest logistics suppliers trust us to satisfy their staffing needs. This means we're constantly on the look out for new drivers and warehouse staff. As part of the Rapier team you can be sure of regular work with excellent rates of pay.

    We develop you

    We know our reputation is based on the strength of our workforce, which is why we make sure each and every employee is trained and skilled for their role. From apprenticeships to NVQs and a management development programme, we provide training opportunities to ensure you are up to date, certified and ready for work.

    We reward you

    Employee loyalty is something we take seriously and seek to reward. Throughout your time as a Rapier employee we offer financial rewards and incentives as a thank you for your hard work and continued commitment.

    We believe in equality

    As an equal opportunities employer, we place great importance on treating all employees fairly. We are signatories of both the United Nations Compact Agreement and the Stronger Together Agreement, to show our commitment to ending work force exploitation.

    Take a look at the many reasons why you should choose Rapier Employment



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