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HGV1 Drivers

Flegg Projects are currently recruiting HGV 1 Driver/machine handlers. The role will not only involve driving highly spec’d vehicles, but will also keep you engaged offloading and positioning machinery across highly varied sites.

£38k basic salary (increases to £40k once experienced in machine handling) with great weekend overtime opportunities | Allocated vehicle | £60 night out allowance | £15-25 weekly fuel allowance | work uniform & company phone | all training provided

Flegg Projects is a leading transport and machinery installation company, providing services predominantly across the UK & Ireland who pride ourselves on delivering first-class customer service.

Our team of dedicated staff play a vital role as they are the face of the business, ensuring all customer’s equipment is delivered/installed safely and on time to provide an exceptional level of service.

We are looking for hardworking, self-motivated and enthusiastic people to join our expanding team and are currently welcoming applications for HGV1 drivers

You can expect:

  • All relevant training to the role, including forklift, slinger signaler, etc.
  • Allocation of a bespoke articulated vehicle, purpose-built for machinery relocations and handling of large equipment
  • Hands-on work, in addition to driving, operating our vast array of bespoke equipment on various sites
  • Handling of anything from low value 100 kg machines to those costing multi-millions that weigh 100 ton+
  • Highly varied, rapidly changing work and schedules
  • Weekend overtime opportunities to increase your income by around 15-30%.

We need you to:

  • Be physically capable
  • Be comfortable with a fluid schedule
  • Have a digital tachograph
  • Have up to date CPC training
  • Fluent in English
  • Good team player

We would prefer (but not essential):

  • Previous experience in machinery or plant transport
  • Current counterbalance forklift license

Job Type:

Full-time, Permanent


£38,000.00/year to increase to £40,000.00 after approximately 2 years on the job- once experienced with moving machinery.

How to apply:

Send your CV and covering letter to Jason Temple, Transport Manager –