Key Skills; HGV 1, HGV 2,  Digital Tachograph Card & Drivers CPC Card

Salary; £8.00ph – £14.50ph (10% uplift for Self Employed drivers)

Shift; Shifts available to suite 7 days a weeks, days, backs and nights

Location; Sunderland, South Shields, Newcastle and Birtley

Commutable From, Sunderland, Newcastle, Durham, South Shields, Washington, North Shields, Birtley

Jacob Thomas Associates are recruiting for HGV 1 & 2 Drivers to work on a part time basis for our established clients throughout Tyne and Wear.

As a part time driver, you can provide your availability on a weekly/daily basis and we will contact you with shifts available to suite.

Our part time work is available for a number depots throughout Tyne & Wear and Durham. We can offer shifts in a number of sectors ranging from general haulage, container, supermarket, removals, distant trunks, tramping and multi drop.

The Role; 

  • HGV 1 & 2 delivery driving
  • Trailer or box changes
  • Local and trunk runs available
  • Good’s may be caged or palletised
  • Depot & supermarket deliveries
  • Various start times available to suit days, backs and nights
  • Weekend work available
  • Customer representation at delivery location

Our Ideal Candidate; 

  • Quality conscious with an awareness of Health & Safety
  • Proven ability to carry out driving tasks required
  • A willingness to undertake further relevant training
  • Ability to adapt to changes in the working environment
  • Flexible approach to working hours
  • Attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Good geographical knowledge

The Benefits; 

  • Training and development opportunities
  • Permanent positions available for the right candidates
  • Overtime available
  • Local interviews arranged
  • Introduce a colleague scheme
  • Immediate shifts available

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply directly through this website or call 0191 510 5077 or email If you have not been contacted within 14 days of your application please assume that you have not been successful. We will, however, retain your application for any future roles for which you may be suitable.

This position is advertised on behalf of Jacob Thomas Associates. We have a variety of other permanent and temporary positions available ranging from Supply Chain, Logistics, Administration, Sales, Secretarial, Finance & Accounts, Customer Services, I.T., Driving and Engineering.

To view all of our positions available throughout the United Kingdom, please browse our website.