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Job Title:
Multi Drop Van Drivers
Job Ref:
029/E1411/87372
Type:
Temporary
Location:
Basingstoke
Salary:
£10.84-11.84 per hour
Date Added:
08/11/2017
Closing Date
08/12/2017

Job Description

Driver Hire Reading are recruiting experienced multi drop collection and delivery van drivers for a fantastic vacancy that has become available in Basingstoke. This is an excellent opportunity to earn some extra money in the run up until Christmas! As a Collection and Delivery Driver your day will look like below: • Start by planning your delivery route so local knowledge and experience of multi drop deliveries would be a huge benefit. • Before you leave the depot you will carry out the relevant safety checks on your vehicle. • Your responsibilities then include collecting and delivering parcels both to households and businesses. • You will scan parcels on and off route to ensure tracking information is available to customers and colleagues. • You must enjoy driving, even at peak hours and be able to lift and carry parcels weighing up to 30kg and be willing to work paid overtime including possible Saturdays. Duties in the role involve you being responsible for providing a reliable, professional and efficient delivery service to customers, ensuring parcels are delivered safely and within set time-scales. You will be required to make between 40 – 100 drops per day. The start dates and times are below: • 06.11.2017 – 08:00 - 16:00 • 20.11.2017 – 08:00 – 16:00 On average, you will work 10 hours per day with weekend work also available. Flexibility in this role will be key. The assignment rate for this role is £10.84 per hour and £11.84 overtime paid after 8 hours. Suitable candidates will: -Have a valid full UK driving licence -Have no more than 6 points on licence (Minor offences only, no DR10's or IN10's) -PPE equipment (safety shoes/hi vis jacket) -Be a minimum age of 18 years old. Security vetting documents need to be submitted to Royal Mail which can take up to 6 weeks to be cleared. We urge all interested candidates to apply as soon as possible to ensure that documentation is back on time for the start dates above.

Skills Required

Driver Skills