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HET Operators

From £27k

Location is not important but a willingness to be flexible and to work away from home is essential. Work will be divided between driving the fleet of Oshkosh HETs, and civilian HGV vehicles based in your home region. Applicants should be Qualified C+E (HGV 1) and  not more than 6 penalty points on their licence. Training will be provided (6 weeks).

Operators will be based from home and be required to undertake Military Training and become a Sponsored Reservist (Part of Army Reserves). From time to time, they will be required to go on Operational Deployment for which pay is subject to a 50% uplift.

In Peacetime, Operators will be based from home. Their primary task will be the movement of Heavy Armour for FTX Logistics on behalf of The Army. When not employed on their primary task, Operators will drive for driving Agency Clients in their local area.

You will become a full time, salaried employee of FTX Logistics Ltd with commercial work undertaken exclusively through your local appointed driving Agency offices


£27,625.85  after training. With premiums and Reservist Bounty, many Operators can earn £32,000 rising to £37,000 with one tour/exercise at Operational rate.

Qualifications & Requirements

  • Qualified C+E (HGV 1)
  • Not more than 6 penalty points on licence
  • Physically fit
  • Willing to work away from home when required
  • Able to meet Military Medical requirements
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