3.5T Franchise Driver - Be Your Own Boss

£35000 per annum
29 Jun 2021
27 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

3.5T Franchise Driver - Be Your Own Boss

About us

DPD is the fastest growing express parcel delivery company in the UK, with a turnover of well over £1 billion. Voted the nation’s favourite parcel carrier for the last 7 years, we have a very clear strategy to support our enviable position. We will deliver the best service, use the best technology, recruit and retain the best people in the industry and we are the UK's most sustainable delivery company.

We are now seeking 3.5T Drivers to join our Bristol depot as part of a franchise opportunity. No experience is needed!

What’s in it for you?

- Excellent earning potential (expected earnings of up to £35,000 net of costs) 
- Service level related bonuses
- Opportunities to expand and grow your business
- Extra hours – we’re open seven days a week, so there’s opportunities for more work if you want it
- Fully paid training
- Branded lease vehicles and the latest handheld tech
- Plenty of support to ensure you succeed

If you are game for a challenge, eager to run your own business and possess excellent customer service skills, this is the perfect opportunity for you. As you might expect when starting your own franchise, the first three months may be tough, but once you are established, you’ll discover regular routes and amazing earnings, making this a truly rewarding role.

What you’ll be doing

As a 3.5T Driver (franchisee), you will cover part of your local area, making multiple deliveries of parcels of all shapes and sizes throughout Bristol and the surrounding area.

Variety is the key to this role and, alongside the incredible support you will receive from us, makes for an exciting role where you are the boss!

You will:

- Make a number of deliveries and collections per day (and you’ll be paid for both)
- Work four to six days per week on a rota basis which will include either a Saturday or Sunday

About you

To be considered as a 3.5T Driver, you will need:

- A full, valid UK driving licence 
- Good communication and customer service skills 
- To be outgoing, determined and not afraid of hard work

Please note, this self-employed, franchise opportunity requires upfront entry fees consisting of a £400 franchise fee and a fully refundable deposit of £1,000 - £2,000 (depending on credit score) prior to starting in your role.

This role would be suitable for an individual wishing to become a Delivery Driver, Multidrop Driver, LGE Driver, Multidrop Delivery Driver, or Van Driver.

What’s next?

If you’re interested in applying for a 3.5T Driver role, please select the button shown and we will be in touch to discuss your options.

Need to know more?

Visit our website and read through testimonials from some of our most successful franchisees, learn about their experience with us and find out more information.

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