Van Driver – Darlington

  • Job ref: 132/00530
  • Type: Temporary
  • Location: Darlington
  • Salary: £10.65 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Darlington
  • Date posted: 31 May 2022

Job details

  • Temporary
  • Darlington
  • Job Ref: 132/00530
  • Salary: 10.65 per hour

Van Driver – Darlington

Pay Rate: £9.51 (PAYE) – £10.65 (PAYE ADV) 

Job Type : Temp 

Shift Patterns:
  • Working Monday to Friday on a rotating 2 week shift pattern
  • The hours of work will be Week 1-2: 4.00am start
  • Week 3-4: 6.00am start Week 5-6: 12.30 start


About the Job

Due to an increase in workloads and holiday cover we are looking to recruit van drivers for immediate starts.
This role is working for a leading manufacturer and distributor of flooring , carpets and astro-turf . You will cover 10-12 drops per day on average and all routes are planned. Routes cover Darlington , the north east and the east coast.
The loads are usually fork lifted on to the vehicle although hand ball is involved so you will need to be physically fit – excellent customer service skills are also required .


  • No more than 6 points on your licence
  • Valid UK Licence 


Ref: SW/ DR002



Why work with Driver Hire?

Driver Hire Darlington is part of Driver Hire Nationwide, the UK’s largest specialist transport and logistics recruiter. We are proud to have been able to support local operators during the Covid-19 pandemic and are now looking for additional drivers to join us and help be part of their recovery.

We provide regular, ongoing and varied work from multiple clients across Darlington and surrounding areas but it’s more than just a job with us. We treat you as a true professional and offer a warm and friendly place to work. We’re proud of the fact that in our latest satisfaction survey (December 2021), 96% of candidates said they were proud to work for Driver Hire, 97% rated the level of respect received as Excellent/Good and nearly two thirds (67%) said they would ‘definitely’ recommend working for us.


If you think you’d be suitable for this role, we’d love to hear from you! Please call Sophia on 07773 099329 or email

Alternatively click “Apply”

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