Van Driver


Job Description

Delivery Van Driver

14.04 per hour

Location: Edinburgh (EH11 4XX)

Hours of work: Monday to Friday 9am starts

Start Date: As soon as possible

Want to work for one of the most iconic companies? Parcelforce, the most trusted and successful parcel delivery business, has an exciting opportunity for you to join their team as a multi-drop driver.

Flexibility on finish times, shift times may vary and weekends will also be required so please take this into consideration before applying.

Van Driver Responsibilities include:

Driving a long wheel-based van/Sprinter van delivering a minimum of 60 drops per day in your first week, increasing week on week thereafter to local residential and commercial addresses.
Adhering to stand work processes at all times.
Following standards ops and workplace manuals
The depot covers all of Edinburgh EH11 area so knowledge and good driving ability is an advantage.
Following 100% to sequence the route on the PDA.

Van Driver Requirements:

A full and valid UK Cat B Driving licence (manual licence)
A maximum of 6 points on your licence
Must have held driving licence for minimum of 12 months and be in current address
A minimum 18 months previous experience of driving a 3.5t van is essential
We are looking for someone with a strong work ethic, flexible and happy to work hard on their own initiative.
We’re looking for someone with good people skills that are helpful and friendly
You must be physically fit to be able to manually load parcels into a van (up to 30kg)
You must be able to provide various proof identity checks

Van Driver Benefits:

Tea/coffee making facilities
Fantastic career progression opportunities
On-site parking

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

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