Drivers Mate

  • Job ref: 048/00248
  • Type: Temporary
  • Location: Plymouth
  • Salary: £8.91 - £9.80 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Plymouth & Cornwall
  • Date posted: 13 April 2021

Job details

  • Temporary
  • Plymouth
  • Job Ref: 048/00248
  • Salary: 8.91 - £9.80 per hour

dh Recruitment/Driver Hire are currently looking for driver’s mates to assist our client’s delivery drivers who are based in Plymouth & the surrounding areas.


About the job:

  • Shifts start usually from around 7:30am and each shift is usually between 10-12 hours long depending on the number of deliveries and area being covered.
  • Pay is between £8.91 and £9.80 per hour, depending on which days you work.
  • You’ll be paid by the hour, no day rates with overtime being paid after 8 hours.
  • This company operates 7 days a week so we can offer days on/off to suit you.
  • PAYE which means that you are properly taxed as well as receive holiday entitlement and pension contributions.
  • You’ll be delivering a variety of products as part of a two man crew throughout Devon, Cornwall & sometimes beyond.
  • You’ll be paid weekly.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Customer service skills.
  • The ability to lift and carry as well as move freely in and out of the truck, in all weather conditions is necessary due to the physical nature of this role.
  • Own transport would be preffered, however if you rely on public transport it shouldn’t be an issue.

This is a temporary ongoing position that could lead to full time work for the right candidates.


Here at Driver Hire Devon & Cornwall we are small, friendly business and we like to connect to candidates on a more personal level, if you are interested in this role feel free to give our office a call and we would be more than happy to answer any questions you may have – please ask to speak to either Jordan or Meg on 01752842888 for more information.


What Driver Hire can offer you.


Driver Hire is the UK’s largest specialist transport and logistics recruitment company. We can provide regular, ongoing work within the Cornwall and Devon from our three offices based in Saltash (near Plymouth), Victoria (near Bodmin) and Buckfastleigh (near Newton Abbot). We treat you as the true professional that you are and in our latest survey, 94% of our candidates said they were proud to work for us and 81% scored 8/10 or more when asked if they would recommend Driver Hire.


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Please have a look at our other roles for: Class 1, Class 2, 7.5T HGV, LGV & multi-drop van drivers. We are also always recruiting for warehouse staff, forklift drivers & driver’s mates.

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