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New Driver Recruitment
As the UK’s first and only agency focused wholly on addressing the challenges of Newly Qualified Driver recruitment, we are passionate about getting new drivers into rewarding employment quickly.
Right now, the UK has over 50,000 unfilled driving roles, so the skills of every qualified driver are in high demand. We have unrivalled access to the largest database of newly qualified and almost qualified drivers, so we’re uniquely positioned to connect employers with skilled people.
Let us help you to make the right connection.
Specialist driving skills
The HGV Recruitment Centre specialises in finding rewarding jobs for new and experienced drivers with any of the following categories of licence…
Any goods vehicle that is above 3.5t and below 7.5t in weight. e.g. supermarket home-delivery vehicles, ambulance.
HGV / LGV Cat 'C' (Class 2)
Any vehicle with a rigid body that is over 7.5t in weight e.g. fire engines, refuse vehicle and any HGV that doesn't have detachable cab or separate trailer.
HGV / LGV at 'C+E' (Class 1)
Vehicles over 7.5t that have a detachable or separate trailer.
Large Passenger Carrying Vehicles (PCV) that travel by road e.g. bus or coach.
What we do differently…
100% focused on HGV recruitment
Challenging industry perceptions about newly
A direct connection from HGV training to employment
Ongoing advice and support for all drivers and all levels of experience
Recruiting qualified large-vehicle drivers is our thing. So, we do it really well!
Choose HGV Recruitment Centre to handle your next career move and get all of this good stuff… A team of experienced and friendly recruiters, offering help and support for the whole of your driving career Specialists in Newly Qualified Driver recruitment. Hundreds of temporary and permanent jobs every month Guaranteed number of driving hours per week for every contract Like-minded employers who value new drivers and provide the right kind of support from the start
We love logistics!
Recruiting qualified large-vehicle drivers is our thing. So, we do it really well! Choose HGV Recruitment Centre to handle your next career move and get all of this good stuff…
A team of experienced and friendly recruiters, offering help and support for the whole of your driving career
Specialists in Newly Qualified Driver recruitment. Hundreds of temporary and permanent jobs every month
Guaranteed number of driving hours per week for every contract
Like-minded employers who value new drivers and provide the right kind of support from the start
Hear from our happy drivers
We know what we’re doing to support new drivers works. We place hundreds of NQDs in employment every year. Happy faces all round! Many of those drivers also return to us for ongoing support and further job opportunities as their experience grows. But don’t just take our word for it. Check out these stories of success...
I passed my Class 2 test late in 2017. Less than two weeks after contacting Marc, he had secured me a temp to perm role at the company I had wished to join. Marc has always been accessible and very helpful whenever needed. I recommend his services to any new drivers… Read moreClive Wanless 24th May 2018
I’d just like to say a big thanks to Jake at HGV Recruitment for going above a beyond in gaining my new position I’m not just saying this bit best agency I’ve ever used they do what they say they will do. once again many thanksPhillip Bailey 22nd May 2018
No experience, no job,. No job, no experience. That WAS the consistent message from recruiters on newly passing my Class 1. However The HGV Recruit Centre broke the mould on this old paradigm. They delivered on their promise and now 2 months after passing my.. Read moreGordon Irwine 21st May 2018
The HGV Recruitment Centre (HRC) are great to be part of as, a class 1 driver. Marc and his team always listen and assist, in helping me secure a well paid job for a good logistic company. Whenever I needed advice and help at work the HGV Recruitment centre, have listened… Read moreRaymond Boland 18th May 2018
Hi there, a few months ago I decided to go back to the driving industry. I’ve choused HGV training centre and HGV recruiting centre. Everybody was excellent and tried to help me as much as possible. Especially Emrecan did an amazing job… Read morePatrik Stepanek 17th May 2018
Highly recommend this agency. After trying and failing to find work as a new driver I spoke to Mark who was brilliant. He sorted an assessment drive and interview with my current employer for me within a week of our initial chat. I have also had regular chats with him since starting my job… Read moreChris Andrew 16th May 2018
After passing my HGV license I struggled to find work until I got in contact with the HGV recruitment centre. They have been really excellent and found me work. I have since been in continuous employment. They are very efficient and helpful and I write them highlyLawrence Moorcroft 14th May 2018
I was looking for a new job and The HGV Recruitment team helped me fine one. They set up the interview with the company that I’m currently working for. And they also have been keeping in touch with me to see how things are working out, Many thanksIain Siddle 13th May 2018
I was looking for a level up in my driving career and The HGV Recruitment centre presented a number of options for me to choose from and in the end I was happy with one of the job roles that I accepted and now have been working with for a lot of monthsBobby Radoslavov 12th May 2018
I have been working with this agency for almost 2 years now. Is a great agency with very determined people. If u want a better job The HGV Recruitment Centre is the agency u look for !! I recommend to everyone!Olari Daniel 12th May 2018
As a new qualifield driver I was struggling to find a job until I came across HGV Recruitment. Their consultant Emrecan Pekgoz run me throught the whole process and was able to help me even beyond his working hours. They found me job in the same week and support… Read MoreRadek Kuzma 11th May 2018 https://www.trustpilot.com/reviews/5af9b9e46d33bc0db012dd18
I dealt with Chanede, one of the recruiters. She was honest and very helpful. She was knowledgeable and informative and made a lot of effort to be supportive as well as being involved the whole process. I think they’re brilliant and I highly recommend themKara Mes 10th May 2018 https://www.trustpilot.com/reviews/5af5aabc6d33bc0db011f0ff
Applied for the job, same day got a call about some details of the job and within a week I got an interview and landed the job!! Jake Saunders was brilliant and prepared me beforehand and I was quite confident about nailing the interview. No complaints!! Thanks JakeLeon du Preez 9th May 2018 https://www.trustpilot.com/reviews/5af4bbd06d33bc042427d915
A very good agency. I’ve been working with them for almost a year, and I have no problems. Cristiana knows how to work with people, finds solutions to all problems, is a good organizer and knows what to do. My work colleagues who working with HGV are very pleased with the collaboration… Read MoreAdrian Cristea 8th May 2018 https://www.trustpilot.com/reviews/5af465f76d33bc042427b8e6
I have been with this company since November 2017 and am Very glad to work with as they provide me with work I need both time and place and times to suit me. Excellent company to work for and with! highly Recommend them to find you work!Vin Patel 6th May 2018 https://www.trustpilot.com/reviews/5af40b5a6d33bc0424279367
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