Self Employed Multi Drop Parcel Delivery Drivers

Aylesham, Dover, Folkestone

Description

Self Employed Multi Drop Parcel Delivery Drivers needed in Aylesham , Dover, Kent

Our client is a leading parcel courier, with sites nationally. We operate as a service provider for our major parcel delivery company based in Aylesham

About this Multi Drop Parcel Delivery Driver job in Aylesham:

  • Driving a 3.5t van along 2 set routes that cover only 2 postcodes, we are looking to recruit for a driver in Folkestone and also in Dover
  • Loading the van prior to starting your route.
  • Scanning parcels and operating a delivery system application.
  • Following a routing system to deliver parcels efficiently, staying within estimated delivery slots.
  • Delivering great levels of customer service.
  • Remaining courteous to other road users at all time, representing the company as a driver.
  • You will be assigned your own route Average stops 150 per day.
  • Due to the geographical area, once up to speed and familiar with the route finish times can be as early as 3/4pm (depending on the successful applicant)
  • Paid £0.95 per stop regardless of parcel size. (Parcels Vary from small packets that can be posted to boxes weighing up to 30kg, and also can be more than 1 parcel per stop)
  • Option to be supplied a fully maintained MWB at a cost of £31 per day to cover rental/insurances and maintenance. Supplied Vehicles are equipped with Dash Cams and Trackers. Vehicle is Business Use only and not used for personal use.
  • Owner drivers are welcome, but must provide on Goods In Transit and business insurance, and the vehicle must meet the minimum size of L2 H1 (Min Internal length 2.8 Metres, Height 1.397 metres)
  • Fuel is NOT included but Fuel cards are offered giving a discounted rate of around 20% from the fuel pump price. Average amount of fuel used per a day (whilst on route) is £10 to £15

Multi drop parcel delivery driver shifts:

  • Monday to Saturday (this role is for the full 6 days, so you must be able to commit to working Monday through to Saturday)
  • Start times from 08:00 am
  • Finish times will vary depending on the route and your efficiency.

About you, the ideal delivery driver:

  • Previous van driving experience.
  • Due to volumes and pace required, a good level of physical fitness is required.
  • Delivery areas are compact so this role involves lots of stopping and starting
  • Full UK driving licence with less than 6 points and no major endorsements.
  • Previous parcel courier experience is desirable but not essential – van experience from other industries will be considered.
  • Available Monday to Saturday (all 6 days, no exception)
  • Have access to your own smart phone
  • Due to insurance purposes 25+ and no major endorsements or more than 6 points, also you must of held a current UK licence for a minimum of 2 years.
  • Be able to pass a basic DBS check
  • Due to the role being self employed you will need to have a UTR number or apply for one.

What’s in it for you?

  • Minimum earnings around £33k PA after costs paid. Potential earnings can be in excess of £40k pa. After fuel costs and rental costs average is around £650 to £800 per week
  • You will be assigned a set permanent route, so you get familiar with the roads etc
  • Full training given
  • Payment is made weekly after your first 4 weeks work.
  • Once the round has been completed, you do not need to return to the depot

Immediate Start

If this multi drop parcel delivery job in Aylesham looks right for you, please apply with a full CV to Larkspur Group. 

Please ensure you have fully read the above requirements and ensure you can commit to what is required

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Key information

£32 k PA +
Full time, Self employed
Driving

Contact

Martin Hobbs
01795 501801

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