Self-Employed Multi Drop Delivery Driver

  • Job Reference: PERLOG-DCE1-DA
  • Date Posted: 29 August 2020
  • Employer: Peregrine Logistics Ltd
  • Website: http://www.peregrinelogistics.co.uk/
  • Location: The Airfields, Deeside
  • Salary: £85.50 Per Day
  • Bonus/Benefits: Performance Incentive Bonuses Available
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Peregrine Logistics is fulfilling last mile delivery services for a large corporate contract in the Cheshire/North Wales area.

 

We are looking to work with self-employed drivers who are flexible to work any day of the week, including weekends. We are actively recruiting in Cheshire, Wirral and North Wales, to operate out of a brand new Chester Delivery Station at The Airfields, Deeside. 

 

We have a number of driver positions starting over the next few months so are open to applications of interest.

 

As an Armed Forces Covenant Bronze Award winner, we are also prioritising ex-military and ex-emergency services candidates.

 

We Provide:

・Brand New Mercedes Sprinter vans customised for the job (to remain on site overnight)

・Uniform (you will need your own steel toe cap safety shoes when in station)

・Fuel

・Insurance

・Weekly pay + bonuses available

・£85.50/day + VAT (if VAT registered)

・Paid training

 

The Job:

・4/5 days per week when flexible to work any day of the week (some weekend work will be required).

・Approx 9hr shifts

・Start times will vary from 7am to Midday, depending on season periods

・Loading the delivery vehicle from a staging area - may include some heavy lifting

・Parcel delivery around Cheshire and North Wales on pre-planned routes

・Parcels scanned and numbered in drop order

・Approx 150-200 drops per route

 

Essential Criteria:

・Minimum age 18

・1+ years commercial driving experience would be beneficial

・Great customer service

・Self-employed status (don't worry, we can help with this if not already)

・Maximum 6 points on driving licence (No DR, DG or IN related endorsements)

・Good communication skills

・Have a smartphone and voice/data plan

・Be flexible to work some weekends

・Be able to lift packages up to 25kg

・Be comfortable with a lot of start-stops and jumping in and out of the van

・Good teamwork skills along with the ability to work on your own

・Pass drug and alcohol test (we pay for this)

 · Pass a criminal record check (we pay for this)