Parcel Delivery & Collections Drivers- Oxford IMMEDIATE START

Recruiter
Location
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Salary
£9 - £11.50/hour £9.00 + overtime + expenses
Posted
16 Sep 2017
Ref
202751858
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time

 

Job Title: 3.5 Tonne Parcel Delivery & Collection Van Driver

Location: Kidlington, Oxford

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

(Ideal companies to have worked for previously are; City Link, DHL,TNT, Yodel, HDNL, Tuffnells, Fed-Ex etc, however applications will be accepted from anyone who has intense multi drop experience in a LWB van)

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 Driver (LWB Sprinter type van) required for an on going contract for a Parcel Delivery company near Kidlington, Oxford

This position is expected to start immediately and in the future could lead to more solid work. We are looking for people who are available for long term work as the best people may be offered permanent contracts in the future

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 Coast, and parts of London 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 50 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.

For insurance purposes, applicants must be over 23

Applications cannot be accepted from anyone who has an unspent criminal record for fraud, violence, sexual offences or theft. 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