Vacancies - HGV Driver – Class 1 – Bedford

HGV Driver – Class 1 – Bedford

Role: HGV Class 1 Driver – Bedford Depot – 45 hours per week – 7.30am to 5pm Monday to Friday

About you:

Are you a determined individual with experience working a HGV Class 1 Driver? An exciting opportunity has arisen for a HGV Class 1 Driver to join our talented and high respected team at Morris Leslie Plant Hire in Bedford.

You will be responsible for delivering a variety of plant equipment to customers within a designated geographical area who have hired goods. You will also be responsible for collecting equipment post hire term to be returned to the depot. In addition, you will provide excellent customer service to all clients and stakeholders and will work closely with local hire and service teams regarding machine status, customer needs and route planning. You will ensure you load and unload heavy construction goods safely and fasten them securely working to national compliance standards.


  • Have a sound understanding of plant equipment.
  • Be experienced in multi-site deliveries/collections.
  • Have achieved your CPC and Digital Tacho qualifications.
  • Hold a current HGV Class 1 License.


  • Experience of using a mobile tablet data system.

What benefits we provide:

  • Competitive salary
  • 22 days annual leave per annum plus bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free on-site parking
  • Company sick pay scheme

About Us:

We are a national business with our HQ at West Kinfauns, Perth, Scotland. The business was established in 1974 by Morris Leslie and remains in private ownership to this day as a family run business. Originally a plant sales company, over the past four decades we have diversified into other areas, many relating to the agricultural and construction sectors where we made our name.

We offer the highest quality products and service across the UK. We can provide auction services anywhere in the UK to a global audience, our Plant Hire network is served by 15 modern depots and our Plant Sales operates globally.

Our success has been driven by our ability to identify a gap in the market, delivering a cost effective solution which most importantly meets our customers’ requirements. We continue to deliver the highest quality product, cost effectively and on time.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Company pension
  • Sick pay


  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: In person