Class 1 Driver

Class 1 Driver

AKW are looking for a Class 1 Driver based at their Trafford Park site in Manchester.

Salary: £28,069.60 per annum

Contract type: Permanent

Location: Manchester (M32)

As a Class 1 Driver, you are not only responsible for professionally driving our vehicles in accordance with road traffic regulations, but also for providing outstanding customer service to our clients. You are at the forefront of our business and a vital member of our team.

Key responsibilities in this role will include:

·To ensure the accurate and timely collection and delivery of goods.

·To be a company representative at customer premises, adopting a professional, friendly and courteous manner at all times.

·Ensure all signed Proof of Deliveries (POD) are returned on a timely basis.

Key skills/competencies required:

·Customer service focussed




·Team player

Additional payment is also received for early starts. Optional weekend and bank holiday over-time is also available.

*Please note, your salary is paid in 52 equal, weekly instalments, regardless of how many hours you work per week.

 Daily hours of work flexible around operational demands.

Annual leave entitlement: 28 days per year (including bank holidays)

Experience required: Competent Drivers required.

Additional info:MUST HAVE Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (DCPC) & Digital Drivers Card.

We offer all of our employees fantastic company benefits, including: 


·Loyalty Awards (Recognises employees with 5, 10, 20, 30 and 40 years service).

·Employee Benefits Platform (Includes a Cycle to work scheme and access to a range of offers and discounts).

·Life Assurance

·Employee and customer referral schemes

AKW Global Logistics are also part of Kinaxia Logistics please visit the website for more information

Interview dates: We will be flexible around you!


We are an equal opportunities employer whom encourage and welcome applications from all backgrounds. We are recruiting now for this role. To apply please forward your CV with any relevant experience listed, to [email protected] or apply online here.

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