Van Delivery Driver (Cat B)

  • Job ref: 048/00255
  • Type: Contract, Temporary
  • Location: Plymouth
  • Salary: £11.00 - £11.50 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Plymouth & Cornwall
  • Date posted: 13 April 2021

Job details

  • Contract
  • Temporary
  • Plymouth
  • Job Ref: 048/00255
  • Salary: 11.00 - £11.50 per hour

Are you a person that is hardworking, resilient and enjoys being out on the road? We are looking to take on van delivery drivers for a variety of roles based out of Plymouth and the surrounding area. We have a diverse range of clients looking for additional staff with both full time (ongoing) and flexible positions, with immediate starts available.

Many of our clients are extremely busy and will be looking to take on staff urgently to prepare for the summer months which is the busiest time of year for transport in this region – apply now so that you don’t miss out on these exciting work opportunities!


Areas of work we cover: 

  • Mail / Parcels
  • Furniture deliveries
  • Electrical wholesalers
  • Office stationary
  • White goods
  • Ambient & chilled goods
  • Fresh produce
  • Agricultural supplies

Additional information:

  • Start between 04:00 & 09:00 usually with job till finish.
  • Pay from £8.91 to £12.00 per hour with weekend work.
  • PAYE – Internal payroll meaning we don’t use umbrella firms!
  • Pension contribution & holiday accrual
  • Weekly pay.
  • Discounted CPC (you may wish to upgrade your license to enable you to drive a 7.5T & CAT C commercially).
  • If you’re looking for something more secure, we have various full time (ongoing) and temp-to-perms available particularly throughout the summer and peak months.
  • Options to work flexible days / hours are also available if you have other commitments or work other jobs.

Job requirements:

  • A full and valid Category B licence.
  • No more than 6 points & no DR,DD or IN convictions for insurance purposes.
  • The ability to lift and carry as well as move freely in and out of the vehicle, in all weather conditions is necessary due to the physical nature of some of our roles, however we do supply firms where little to no handballing would be required.
  • Own transport would be preferred, however if you rely on public transport it shouldn’t be an issue.
  • Working mobile phone.


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 driving 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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