7.5t Driver – DN8

  • Job ref: 117/01070
  • Type: Permanent, Temporary
  • Location: DN8
  • Salary: £12.90 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Doncaster & Barnsley
  • Date posted: 23 June 2022

Job details

  • Permanent
  • Temporary
  • DN8
  • Job Ref: 117/01070
  • Salary: 12.90 per hour

7 .5t Driver – DN8

Pay Rate:

Tuesday to Friday                             PAYE = £11.50 per hour – PAYE ADV = £12.90 per hour

Saturdays                                            PAYE = £13.50 per hour – PAYE ADV = £14.53 per hour

 

Job Type: Ongoing Temp/Temp to Perm

 

 Shift Patterns:

  • Tuesday to Saturday
  • 7am Start

 

 About the Role

Driver Hire Doncaster currently hold an excellent opportunity based out of the DN8 postcode.

The driver will be responsible for the safe delivery of furniture for domestic orders. The nature of the work can be quite physical and because of this, the role is an assisted role, with a drivers mate to support with the loading and unloading of the vehicle. This is to ensure all deliveries are made safely. Daily vehicle checks will also fall under the responsibility of the driver and a good understanding of drivers hours will be essential.

The pairing will be responsible for around 12 drops per day (on average) and shifts will begin from the depot at 7am. Routes will be dependent on the volume of orders.

The role may develop into a temp-to-perm position for the right driver. As a temp-to-perm role, you will complete 12 weeks of work as an agency worker for Driver Hire Doncaster and after 12 successful weeks of work, you will then be offered a permanent position within the clients company.

An ideal driver will have experience in a similar role and will have excellent customer facing skills when representing the company.

With orders increasing, the client are now looking for drivers to support them to meet demand.

 

About the Company

First opening in 1989 with one store, the brand has now expanded to become Britain’s largest independent furniture retailer. It also remains the largest  family owned furniture chain in the UK.

They have found their success with their simple philosophy –  to offer high quality, beautifully designed furniture at a great price with exceptional service.

The business has become a key name in the industry and take pride in helping houses become homes with premium furniture and accessories from all around the world.

 

Required:

  • No more than 6 points on the licence
  • Full UK driving license
  • Digital Tachograph Card
  • DCPC Card

 

Why work with Driver Hire?

Driver Hire Doncaster is part of Driver Hire Nationwide, the UK’s largest specialist transport and logistics recruiter. We are proud to have been able to support local operators during the Covid-19 pandemic and are now looking for additional drivers to join us and help be part of their recovery.

We provide regular, ongoing and varied work from multiple clients across Doncaster and surrounding areas but it’s more than just a job with us. We treat you as a true professional and offer a warm and friendly place to work. We’re proud of the fact that in our latest satisfaction survey (December 2020), 97% of candidates said they were proud to work for Driver Hire, 95% rated the level of respect received as Excellent/Good and nearly two thirds (64%) said they would ‘definitely’ recommend working for us.

Interested?

If you think you’d be suitable for this role, we’d love to hear from you! Please call Sophia on 07773 099329 or email sophia.mottram@driverhire.co.uk

Alternatively click “Apply”

 

 

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