Vehicle Delivery Driver

85.00 - 90.00 GBP Daily
23 Nov 2018
21 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for individuals with excellent customer service skills and good initiative to join our network of self employed drivers with the availability to accept work 2 - 5 days a week preferably to include a Monday and Friday
If you are accepted as a contractor you will receive:
* Guarenteed average daily earnings of GBP85 per day for the first 20 days
* A 7 hour induction day for information purposes and will also spend the first 5 days with another self-employed driver. Please note once passing the induction you will be able to invoice GBP50 on your first invoice for your time at the induction.
* The ability to be full or part time
We are an independently owned vehicle logistics and fleet management company with over 25 years experience in the industry operating out of 5 main UK depots in Worcester, Bolton, Gloucester, Bedford and Throckmorton. Our company's culture is very much based on the principles of support, encouragement and the determination to succeed. Through a commitment to high standards of service delivery and quality, a GBP42m+ turnover our business continues to grow with us already working with a number of reputable brands including Mazda, Nissan, Vauxhall, Toyota and Enterprise.
Responsibilities of a Self Employed Driver:
* Drive a variety of vehicles all across the country, using your own skills to plan the most efficient route
* Call all customers in advance of delivery to confirm the estimated time of arrival and offer a professional handover as well as demonstrating the use of the controls and technology within the vehicles.
* Thorough completion of a digital handover remembering to log customer signatures and also conducting thorough checks of all vehicles to ensure no damage is present.
* Use initiative and navigate your own way between vehicle moves by either contacting fellow self-employed drivers or occasionally via public transport.
If you match the following criteria, you could be providing services to us:
• Hold a licence with no more than 6 points for minor driving offences
• Hold a licence with no serious unspent motoring convictions (e.g. DR10)
• Be a minimum of 25 years old for insurance purposes
• Have a minimum of 5 years driving experience
• Have good interpersonal skills
• Experience within a customer facing role