Van Driver

  • Job Reference: 397397880-2
  • Date Posted: 15 October 2021
  • Employer: Talent
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £600 to £700 Per Week
  • Sector: Administration and Support, Air Transport, Airport Operations, Business Development & Account Management, Couriers, Delivery & Postal, Coxswains, Ships Masters & Deck Officers, Crane, Hoist & Lift Operators, Customer Service, Defence & Emergency Services, Executive & Management, Finance, Analysis & Reporting, Fleet Management, Forklift & Plant Drivers, Freight, Furniture & Cargo Services, Government & Public Sector, Rail Drivers, Truck and Heavy Vehicle Drivers
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We are currently seeking multi-drop van drivers for an immediate start at a leading parcel delivery company based in Barking,

Pay rate will be circa £600 - £700 per week (works out circa £30,000 annually) on a self-employed basis.

You will be required to complete (Apply online only) deliveries in a small subsection of East London's E1 or E2 postcodes (on most occasions you will deliver 5 - 10 deliveries per street across 10 - 20 streets). Existing knowledge of these postcode areas is desirable but not essential as you will be trained on the route and will always deliver in and around the same areas.

A typical day (the role is Monday to Friday) will involve starting work at 0630 in Barking, loading your deliveries alongside an assistant and then heading out to complete your deliveries (on your own). Most drivers complete their deliveries and are back at Barking between (Apply online only).

Applicants MUST Be over the age of 21 for insurance purposes and HAVE:

A Full UK manual Licence which has been held for more than 1 year
At least 6 months of Van driving experience (preferably in a Long Wheelbase van)
No more than 6 penalty points or endorsements on their licence (no DD, DR, TT, or IN offences will be accepted)
No unspent criminal convictions - the client will carry out a Basic DBS Check