Job Title; HGV 2 Tramper Driver

Key Skills; HGV 2 Licence, Multiple Deliveries, Collections, Night’s Out.

Salary; £7.50 Monday to Friday – £11.25 Overtime (O/Time Paid After 48 Hours) Night Out Allowance £25.00

Shift; Monday to Friday Day Shift Start Times Vary From 5am to 8am

Location; South Shields Tyne and Wear

Commutable From; South Shields ; North Shields ; Washington ; Seaham ; Peterlee ; Durham ; Chester Le Street ; Birtley ; Sunderland.

Our client is seeking to appoint an HGV 2 Delivery Driver for Day Shift for their busy transport depot in the South Shields area. You will start your working week on a Monday morning and return on a Friday afternoon, occasionally you may be required to work on a Saturday depending on delivery volumes. You will also be working with a porter to assist with the loading and unloading at your delivery destination’s.

An average working week will be 48 hours with occasional overtime available at busy periods. You will be responsible for multiple deliveries and and collections throughout the UK.

The Role; 

  • HGV 2 Delivery Driver
  • Day Shift Driver with Night’s Out Included
  • Working With A Porter
  • 48 Hour Week Average
  • Working Monday to Friday
  • Good Geographical Knowledge
  • Representation Of Customer At Delivery Location
  • Completion of paperwork

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
  • Highly motivated and driven
  • Flexible approach to working hours
  • Attention to detail
  • Good communication skills as working within a team

The Benefits; 

  • Weekly Pay (PAYE – DIRECT CONTRACTOR – UMBRELLA all available)
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Permanent positions available for the right candidates
  • Overtime available
  • Local Interviews Arranged
  • Full induction prior to commencing work
  • Introduce a colleague scheme

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.