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Multi-Drop Driver - Chester-Le Street - Key Worker Position

Multi-Drop Driver - Chester-Le Street - Key Worker Position

Posted 24 May by Gi Group

Multi Drop Van Driver (Long Wheel Based Vehicle) - Chester-Le Street - Key Worker Position

Due to demand my client, the most trusted and successful letters and parcel delivery business, has an opportunity for you to join their team as an on-going temporary Multi Drop Van Driver to cover Newcastle and surrounding area.

Prior experience doing deliveries or courier driving in a 3.5T vehicle is preferred but not essential, you will also need your own sat nav to support you with the provided route planner.

Typical hours are Mon - Fri 9.00am - 6pm, however during busier times you may be required to work later to ensure all deliveries are made and Saturday's and Sunday's (Subject to business requirements) Flexibility is absolutely essential.

Based out of Durham drivers will pick up and load a delivery van for drops in specific geographical areas around Sunderland, Durham and Newcastle. You will deliver in excess of 60 - 80 parcels per day. Training will be provided and you will be required to take a driving assessment prior to your start date.

Our drivers are the face of our client so we are looking for someone with good people skills, who is helpful and friendly, presentable in appearance and has a strong work ethic.

Successful candidates will have a full clean UK driving licence (less than 6 points will be considered), must be organised, physically fit to be able to manually load parcels into a van (up to 30kg) and unload each delivery and have a good geographical knowledge of the County and surrounding area. Previous multi-drop experience is preferred however not essential. Due to location, access to own transport is beneficial.

Suitable candidates will be subject to a security vetting process and DBS Checks, so will need to provide documents of proof of ID, 5 year address history and 5 year work history.

Hourly Rate - £9.20 rising to £11.34 after 12 weeks and £12.40 after 26 weeks.

If you're looking to work for a reputable business in a busy environment with a genuine opportunity of being made permanent following a successful probation period of working for Gi Group, then apply NOW.

Keywords: Multi-Drop Drivers, Parcel Delivery, C&D, Teesside, Key Worker Position, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, Darlington, Newcastle, Durham, Sunderland.

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Required skills

  • Driver
  • Parcels
  • Driving
  • Delivery
  • Multi-Drop
  • C&D

Reference: 42819410

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