Job details

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Newtown
  • Job Ref: 060/00359
  • Salary: 27300.00 per year

MULTI DROP VAN DRIVER – 9 weeks Temp to Perm

  • Location: You must be based in either the Newtown/Welshpool Area
  • Link Point for collection of daily stock: Telford (using the company van)
  • Assignment rate: £8.91 per hour paid weekly.
  • Immediate Start

About The Role

Multi Drop Van Driver – 48 hours Monday to Saturday (Sat Mornings)……0700 hours daily start time

Our clients service centres play a pivotal role in the success of their business and are responsible for ensuring that they deliver potentially life saving medicines to an extensive network of local customers in the Mid Wales area.  This job ensures the speedy, efficient and accurate delivery of assembled products and invoices to each and every customer.

The day will commence on travelling to Telford in the Company vehicle, collecting your deliveries to be made in the Welshpool/Newtown area and return home with the van when all deliveries have been made. The following morning, you will go to Telford, collect deliveries and deliver in the mid Wales area.

As the daily point of contact with our clients customers, it is essential that you ensure their deliveries are accurate and report any shortages or errors promptly and ensuring all paperwork is kept up to date. It is extremely important that you maintain a safe a competent standard of driving, observing speed limits and other traffic signs and giving due regard to other road users.  Not only is this important for Health and Safety reasons but you will be the face of our clients company whilst in the public eye.

Upon shortlisting for interview, we will arrange an assessment day for you which will include an interview, a Driver Assessment and Risk Profiling Assessment on the virtual drive system.  The assessment will be in Hinckley, Leicestershire

After completing a 9 week temp to perm contract with our client your full time salary will be £10.95 per hour (PAYE)….

Approx… £27,300 per annum

About You

As well as a full, clean UK driving license, you will have a smart appearance, excellent written and verbal communication skills and a positive attitude to customer care.  Ideally you will have previous experience as a Delivery Driver, Van Driver, Multi Drop Delivery Driver, LGV Driver or similar.

 About The Company

 Our client is a leading distributor and wholesaler of pharmaceutical, medical and healthcare products, serving over 16,200 pharmacies, hospitals and dispensing doctors throughout the UK on a twice daily basis.

They play a vital role in the medical supply chain and it’s your responsibility to offer a reliable service that ensures their customers receive the right product, in the right place, at the right time.

The successful candidate will join the team and benefit from 4 weeks paid Holiday plus Bank Holidays per annum rising with length of service to a maximum of 6 weeks paid Holiday plus Bank Holidays. Our client has a Company Sick Pay Scheme and after 3 months, your entitled to a Boots Discount Card. They also offer Long Service Awards, Eye Care and Child Care Vouchers, Costco Membership, Pension Scheme, Cycle to Work Scheme and a host of other benefits through their Perks at Work Scheme.

What we do for you

Driver Hire Shrewsbury is recruiting on behalf of our client to find their next new team member.

Apply today!

If you have read this and feel you fit the criteria, get in touch! Apply online or give our friendly team a call on

01743 453153 (9.30am-4.00pm) Monday – Friday


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