Forest Freight has been a leading name in the UK haulage and logistics industry for nearly 50 years – working with established brands and forwarders to keep goods moving 24/7. As we continue to develop as a business, we are always looking to grow our teams; from sales to admin and from warehouse personnel to drivers!

If you’re looking to join a forward-thinking business at the top of our industry, check out our latest vacancies below to see if we have the right opportunity for you

Current Vacancies

Job Role: HGV Class 1 Driver
Job Type: Full time
Basic Salary: From £627.50 /week + overtime opportunities

Based at: Forest Freight Head Office, Rainham
Working hours: 55 hours (guaranteed)

Description:

Are you an experienced, customer-focused HGV Class 1 Driver, with good communication skills, and have not had any accidents in the last 3 years? We would like to hear from you!

We are offering a full-time driver a guaranteed 55 hours paid week (Monday to Friday). Hours are NOT deducted for break periods. Overtime is constantly available as well as optional weekend work. We are recruiting both tramping drivers and also day shift workers.

We will also consider newly passed Class 1 drivers with less than 2 years’ experience.

In addition to great working conditions we also offer a number of exciting employee benefits:

20 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays

Your own vehicle

An immediate start for the right candidate

Paid breaks

Guaranteed nights out

Snap account parking

Employee incentive schemes

Training and progression within a growing business

Full uniform

Bonus scheme

PLEASE NOTE: You must have the correct entitlement

Interested in joining the Forest Freight family? Email a copy of your CV to nicksaltwell@forestfreight.co.uk

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Job Role: HGV Class 2 Driver
Job Type: Full time
Basic Salary: From £525 /week + overtime opportunities

Based at: Forest Freight Head Office, Rainham
Working hours: 50 hours (guaranteed)
Experience: 5 years HGV Driving (preferred)

Description:

Are you an experienced, customer-focused HGV Class 2 Driver, with good communication skills and 5 years experience in the industry? Are you looking for exciting multi-drop work throughout the UK, including London? We would like to hear from you!

We are offering a full-time driver a guaranteed 50 hours paid week (Monday to Friday). Hours are NOT deducted for break periods. Overtime is constantly available as well as optional weekend work.

In addition to great working conditions we also offer a number of exciting employee benefits:

20 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays

Your own vehicle

An immediate start for the right candidate

Paid breaks

Guaranteed nights out

Employee incentive schemes

Training and progression to Class 1 within a growing business

Full uniform

Bonus scheme

PLEASE NOTE: You must have the correct entitlement

Interested in joining the Forest Freight family? Email a copy of your CV to nicksaltwell@forestfreight.co.uk

Or

Get in touch

About Forest Freight

Established in 1971 as a privately-owned independent company

Forest Freight has been providing high-quality transport and warehousing solutions across the UK ever since. Today, we support more than 400 customers worldwide, including many recognised brands, helping us to build a loyal, comprehensive portfolio. Find out more >

London logistics accreditations

A few of our stats

48

Years’ experience

110k

Sq ft of warehouse space

60+

Specialist Vehicles

40k+

Deliveries per year