Driving jobs at Parcelforce available now

We have opportunities for van drivers at locations across the UK. Immediate starts - must have experience of 45+ drops per day.

Contact your local branch or complete your details using the form on this page. Read on for more details. 

Multi drop van driver

Typical Role Profile

Salary range and hours

£8.50-£14.30 per hour, dependent on location

Hours:
Days - 6.00-18.00, £8.50-£12.00
Nights - 18.00-6.00 £9.50-£14.30

Overtime rates apply after 40 hours per week and at weekends and bank holidays.
Full or part-time hours available.

Job summary

Responsible for delivering products, goods and parcels safely and efficient to designated location within set timeframe. Ensure proper handling and delivery of sensitive materials with authorisation if necessary and deliver high standards of customer care. Must have experience of 45+ drops per day.

Key responsibilities

  • Keeps accurate records of deliveries and customer authorisation and ensure all documentation is submitted to management on time
  • Properly uses and maintains delivery equipment, including handheld scanner
  • May have to lift heavy products or parcels
  • Drives safely and follow all laws and rules of driving to maintain a safe and healthy work environment
  • Keeps company vehicle clean and ensure it is well-maintained, has fuel, oil and is ready to drive
  • Communicates with customers by phone to update them of time of deliveries if there have been issues or changes to their estimated time of arrival
  • Follows pre-planned route accurately without deviation from set course
  • Maintains communication with management to be informed of any change of delivery, route or schedule
  • Informs management of any obstructions to making safe, efficient deliveries on time
     

Person specification

  • Driver’s licence
  • Previous driving experience
  • Good customer service skills
  • Good communication skills
  • No driving disqualifications within the last three years
  • Problem solver
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to handle fragile packages and parcels with care
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Be physically fit

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