Van (Cat B) Multi-drop Home Delivery Driver – Night Shifts (Temp – Perm)

  • Job ref: 004/00124
  • Type: Permanent, Temporary
  • Location: Merton
  • Salary: £26,000 per year
  • Recruiting office: London South West
  • Date posted: 18 October 2021

Job details

  • Permanent
  • Temporary
  • Merton
  • Job Ref: 004/00124
  • Salary: 26000.00 per year

Driver Hire London South West have some vacancies for multi-drop, van delivery drivers on a temp – perm basis. This role is a night-based role with shift times starting at 11pm – 7am, 6 days a week.

PLEASE NOTE: whilst training, hours can/will vary so you must be able to be flexible with the shift times.

You must also be available to start this role immediately.

This is a temp to perm role – 10 weeks paid through us and then on to a permanent contract directly with the client. Please only apply if you are happy to take a permanent role at the end of the temp period.

All candidates will begin their temp to perm period immediately.

Flat rate – 48 hours per week across 6 nights (Sunday night – Friday night) regardless of hours worked

Pay rates as follows:

      • £11.20 per hour including holiday pay (PAYE) on timesheets through us
      • £26K per year when perm


To deliver an excellent customer service experience in line with our 7am guaranteed delivery time. You will be fundamental in promoting products and growing their customer base.


Responsibility 1

The Home Delivery Driver (HDD) is responsible for delivering products to customers on their designated milk round.

All residential deliveries are to be made by 7am.

To increase the number of customers on the round by encouraging traditional residential customers to switch to online accounts.

You will deliver products to customers on the designated round (including ‘call backs’ where required for cash collections whilst this activity is retained)

You ensure that all communications with customers are undertaken in a highly professional and competent manner.

To ensure that service levels are always maintained in line with customer service standards.

You will be an ambassador for the companies delivery function.


Responsibility 2

The role involves loading and unloading your delivery vehicle.

Working as part of the Centre team to ensure all customer orders are fulfilled and correct stock levels maintained, and wastage kept to a minimum.

Responsible for ordering products as necessary to meet customer requirements.

To ensure the delivery vehicles are always kept clean and smart and to ensure they are operated in line with Company procedures.

To undertake other reasonable duties as requested by the Operations Manager.

To ensure that Health and Safety and Food Hygiene regulations are always adhered to and that all accidents are reported in line with Company procedures


Responsibility 3

Keep accurate records in order to account for all sales and monies collected and adhere to the Company’s security procedures with regards to handling the paying in of cash

Ensure that all deliveries and orders are logged on the ERB (Electronic Rounds Book)

To maintain and develop the profitability of rounds whilst on relief and establish where possible business development opportunities and relay them to the Operations Manager

To participate in all of the companies promotional activities

To collect customer payments, as required, and ensure the Company’s debt control procedures are followed


Skills, Knowledge & Experience

Must hold a full UK driving licence

Maximum 6 points on driving licence accepted

Must demonstrate excellent customer service skills

Experience of keeping accurate records

Must be comfortable working alone and with early starts/night work

Ability to meet the physical demands of the role (crates can weigh up to 25kg)

Experience of using handheld sets for deliveries (Electronic Rounds Books – ERB) is desirable


If you are interested, please send a copy of your CV to & we will be in touch if you have been successful.


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