Van Delivery Driver (Chilled Goods) CAT B

  • Job ref: 048/00267
  • Type: Contract
  • Location: Plymouth
  • Salary: £11.43 - £16.81 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Plymouth & Cornwall
  • Date posted: 5 November 2021

Job details

  • Contract
  • Plymouth
  • Job Ref: 048/00267
  • Salary: 11.43 - £16.81 per hour

Position: Van Delivery Driver (Chilled Goods) CAT B

Location: Plymouth


Are you looking for a role to better fit your lifestyle? Want to start earlier and finish earlier in the day? We here at Driver Hire are currently looking to take on multiple experienced van delivery drivers to help deliver chilled and ambient goods all over Devon & Cornwall, on a full time ongoing basis with lots of permanent opportunities for the right candidates – If this sounds like the position for you then apply today!


About the job:

  • Shifts will be Monday – Friday starting between 05:30 & 06:00 and will typically finish around 14:00 but you could often find yourself on a 10-12 hour shift during busy periods (overtime rate of £13 p/h after an 8 hour shift!)
  • Average of between 25 – 50 deliveries per day.
  • Pay is from £11.43 – £16.81 per hour with lots of overtime opportunities available. (Advanced payroll method inclusive of holiday pay)
  • PAYE – Internal payroll meaning we don’t use umbrella firms!
  • Pension contribution & holiday accrual.
  • Weekly pay.
  • Training will be provided.
  • Permanent opportunities for the right candidates.

Job requirements:

  • A full and valid Category B licence.
  • 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 this role. 
  • Previous van delivery experience would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Your own transport is essential to get to and from work.
  • Working mobile phone.

Please be aware that the advertised pay for this job role is an advanced payroll method, meaning the rate is inclusive of your holiday pay at 12.07%. We are more than happy to accommodate a standard payroll method if you prefer to accrue and take holiday separately.


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) and Victoria (near Bodmin). We treat you as the true professional that you are and in our latest survey, 97% of our candidates said they were proud to work for us and 88% scored 8/10 or more when asked if they would recommend Driver Hire.

Connect with us & stay updated.

Visit our website and look at your local office’s page for more vacancies similar to this or create a MyDriverHire account to keep updated with our latest alerts. We’d love to connect with you on social so why not join our community online on Facebook by searching Driver Hire Plymouth, Cornwall and South Devon.

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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