Van Driver – Derby

  • Job ref: 112/00937
  • Type: Permanent, Temporary
  • Location: Derby
  • Salary: £13.45 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Derby
  • Date posted: 10 May 2022

Job details

  • Permanent
  • Temporary
  • Derby
  • Job Ref: 112/00937
  • Salary: 13.45 per hour

7.5t Driver – Derby

Pay Rate: £13.45 – other pay models available

Job Type: Temp to perm

Shift Patterns:
  • Mon- Fri
  • 06:00 start


About the Job

Our Derby based client is part of a long-established group which has evolved over a 60-year trading history. Founded in 1954, the Group now comprises six main operating divisions. These businesses offer the rental and sale of specialist products and associated services to a diverse range of end markets, including construction, civil engineering, rail, water, oil and gas, outdoor events and housebuilding. Throughout all of their businesses, over 2,000 employees are working and contributing to the business. There is a huge scope for progression and career development for drivers that are keen and willing to learn new skills. The Derby operation is seeking to employ two 7.5T drivers with experience of driving flatbed vehicles. The work is delivering specialist tool attachments to construction sites nationwide. Usually, 1-2 drops per day and possibly a collection on the way back to base. The loads are all craned on and off but the driver needs to secure them with either ratchet straps or chains. This is not purely a driving position. There is a very small amount of manual pipe connection required but it won’t be an issue for anyone who is mechanically minded and full training is provided. All PPE is provided following a qualifying period. The shift pattern is Monday to Friday. 06:00 start. All drivers need a Digital Tacho card, Full driver CPC and be qualified to drive vehicles up to 7.5T. Average day is around 9hrs. Pay is weekly and there are temp to perm opportunities for the right calibre of candidate.



  • Digital Tachograph Card
  • CPC
  • Mechanically minded


Why work with Driver Hire?

Driver Hire Derby 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 Derby 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 2020), 97% of candidates said they were proud to work for Driver Hire, 95% rated the level of respect received as Excellent/Good and nearly two thirds (64%) 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 Aden on 07773 099257

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