Casual Parcel Delivery & Collections Drivers- Aldershot

Recruiter
Location
Aldershot, Hampshire
Salary
£9 - £11.50/hour plus overtime, 13 week payrise
Posted
16 Sep 2017
Ref
205352433
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time

 

Job Title: 3.5 Tonne Parcel Delivery & Collection Van Driver

Location: Aldershot GU12

Pay- From £9.00 per hour ( Up to £11.50 for overtime/ weekend work. pay increases with service, up to around £11- £13 per hour after 3 months employment)

Ideally you will have worked for a large national parcel distribution company previously, but as a minimum all applicants MUST have previous experience of intense multi-drop deliveries in the UK

PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO MAKE A ONE TIME TRIP TO SOUTHAMPTON TO COMPLETE ESSENTIAL PAPER WORK FOR THIS JOB

3.5 Tonne Multi Drop Van Drivers required for an on going contract for a Parcel Delivery company (LWB Sprinter type van which will be provided by the client for work purposes only)

This position is expected to start early 2017 and in the future could lead to more solid work. Although initially this will be ad hoc work, the client starts getting busier around Easter time, and we are expecting full time, ongoing work to be available, particularly the later part of the year

Typical hours could fall between 7am-7pm Monday- Friday with overtime payable after 8 hours each day. Optional overtime on weekends during the busy periods.

The role is to collect and deliver parcels to residential homes and businesses across the South while proving tracking information. This is fast paced work and requires route planning so good knowledge of the local area is essential

Applicants must be able to safely lift parcels up to 30kg, and be able to deliver a minimum of 70 drops per day within their defined postcode area

Anyone applying should have previously worked as a Multi Drop Delivery Driver (ideally parcel delivery), be well presented, and have a personable nature. Due to elements of customer service and completion of vital paperwork, candidates are required to have a good grasp of the English language both written and spoken.

Applications cannot be accepted from anyone who has an unspent criminal record for fraud, violence, sexual offences or theft.No CCJ's. Due to the nature of the role, the company requires an in depth security clearance check . Anyone who can not provide honest information will automatically be rejected

Simple Recruitment Services Ltd are acting as an introduction agency in this instance. It is not always possible to respond to every applicant, so if you have not heard back from us in 7 days then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful in this occasion. Simple Recruitment Services Ltd will retain your information, and may make contact in the future should other suitable positions become available