Van Driver / Installer

  • Job ref: 135/00685
  • Type: Contract, Full Time, Permanent, Temporary
  • Location: West Drayton
  • Salary: £12.00 - £15.35 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Uxbridge
  • Date posted: 9 February 2024

Job details

  • Contract
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Temporary
  • West Drayton
  • Job Ref: 135/00685
  • Salary: 12.00 - £15.35 per hour

Driver Hire Uxbridge are recruiting for Van Drivers 3.5t (TEMP TO PERM) for our client based in West Drayton – a family run logistics company whom are specialists in the safe delivery and installation of large and heavy machinery.

Temporary starting position, leading to a permanent position

Temporary PAYE between £12.00 and £15.35 per hour (including holiday pay)

Perm pay rate – TBC

  • Monday to Friday
  • 05:00 / 06:00am starts daily
  • Guaranteed 8 hours
  • Very physical role


  • You will be required to work as part of a two-man team delivering/installing and collecting a variety of high value delicate electronic equipment
  • Communicate with customers to confirm delivery details and address any concerns or issues
  • Perform routine vehicle inspections and maintenance, including checking fuel levels, tire pressure, and fluid levels
  • Work well under pressure and to strict time deadlines
  • Maintain accurate records of deliveries, mileage, and fuel consumption
  • Adhere to all traffic laws and regulations

Rates of pay:

  • PAYE between £12.00 and £15.35 per hour (including holiday pay)
  • We pay for a minimum of 8 hours a day (breaks are not paid)
  • Overtime is paid after 9 hours


  • Valid UK CAT B licence for at least 2 years with no more than 6 points (no DR DD TT IN)
  • At least 1-year experience as a van driver or in a similar role is preferred (references required)
  • DBS preferred
  • Must be over the age of 25 years due company insurance policies
  • Physically fit – all deliveries require lifting up to 40kg (two-man job)
  • Excellent communication skills to interact with customers and team members
  • Familiarity with commercial driving regulations and safety standards

Do you have the drive and experience? APPLY NOW!

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Driver Hire Uxbridge

Welcome to Driver Hire Uxbridge. We are part of a nationwide network of over 100 offices providing recruitment and training services to the transport and logistics industry. The first place to look when you’re in need of skilled, specialist drivers in and around the Uxbridge area. A huge congratulation to our great boss and franchisee Ed Pockney who won the BFA Franchisee of the Year award in the Business Transformation category. When Edward Pockney started trading at the Uxbridge branch of Driver Hire in November 2014 it was positioned 95th in the Driver Hire Network, today it is the ninth best performing operation in the network and has reached impressive seven-figure revenues. You are a huge inspiration and we are very grateful for being part of your team! WELL DONE ED !

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