Searching for Driver Jobs? Well let us guide you through some of the requirements for the role and what you can expect in a Driver position.
The good thing about most Driver Jobs is that there is always going to be a demand for them. So if you like being on the go and love the outdoors then a Driver's Job is for you.
There are many different areas that fall under the Driver's Jobs category, the main areas being:
- Delivery drivers
- Taxi drivers
- HGV drivers
- Logistics Jobs
- Courier Jobs
- Transport Jobs
All of these areas are different, however their main duties are often the same and all include driving a vehicle from one destination to another. Other duties may include the following:
- offloading products from the vehicle to the store
- ensuring the safety of all passengers
- planning routes to minimise time or to keep to time constraints
- reading in depth documents to verify the goods being transported
- assist passengers when embarking and disembarking
- perform safety checks to vehicles
- maintain cleanliness of vehicle
A Driver Job Salary can vary significantly depending on the area you go into. The average salary for Delivery Drivers, Taxi Drivers and Courier Drivers is around £12,000 to £16,000. However, this can increase as the more hours you put in the more you earn.
The average salary of HGV Driver’s starts from £18,000 and can go up to £22,000 depending on what type of goods you are transporting.
The working conditions for all Driver’s Jobs are generally good, however you will be required to drive for long periods of times meaning that you can become restless. Driver’s are expected to work in no matter what the weather so road conditions can be tricky so its important that you are always alert. They normally do an extended working week of around 40-50 hours including the weekend.
What You Need
The bare minimum you need for all Drivers jobs are the following
- Full, clean and correct driving license
- Good level of maths and english
- Good eyesight
- Good customer service skills
- Excellent driving skills and road safety awareness
- Enjoy driving
Other requirements such as specific license and good health may come into place when applying for certain roles.
If this sounds like the job for you then you are in good hands as we have plenty of Driver Jobs, browse below now, Whilst you’re here make sure you set up email alerts for this type of job. Good luck with your job search!
Salary Range: £8.21 per hour with the potential for additional hours Full time position Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm with a flexible Saturday Rota As the first point of contact for our customers we are looking for people with a friendly approach who can support the team to meet our objectives and who are able to work under pressure. Role: This candidate is responsible for collecting and deliver...
Our client is a prestige dealership who is looking to recruit a Service Driver to join their current team. Service Driver Role To chauffeur customers to and from specific locations To deliver and collect vehicles from customer's homes or work premises, ensuring the collection and / or completion of all paperwork required To receive and receipt for the collection of payments from customers wh...
Car Park Host Salary: £9.00 / hour Hours: 8am to 6pm - Weekdays Arctics Ltd t/a Igloo are recruiting on behalf of our client who is a leading finished vehicle logistics company with locations across the UK who specialise in new and used vehicle preparation, logistics and secure storage to the automotive industry. They are currently seeking a Car Park Host to join their company based in Batte...
Service Driver Colchester Monday - Friday 45h and Alternate Saturday Morning £19k Basic We are looking for someone with excellent driving and customer service skills to work as a Service Driver for a main dealer in the Colchester area. You will be expected to drive a wide range of vehicles in a safe manner and in accordance with current road and traffic legislation and report any defects, dama...
Our clients, a very successful group of bodyshops are looking to appoint a Recovery Driver for their busy site at Huddersfield. Salary Competitive plus benefits. The ideal candidate should have a full clean driving license with CPC and Tacho Card. Hours of work: Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Saturdays optional. Objectives To liaise between the Reception and Bodyshop Manager at designate...
Recovery Driver required in Gravesend! Our client a Vehicle Repair Centre in Gravesend is looking for a Recovery Driver Annual Salary £18,096 – £20,800 (Basic salary is based on working 40 hours per week) Overtime is available Resposibilities and Duties Collection and Delivery of various makes and models of cars using our 7.5 ton Recovery Vehicle, visiting our customers and their home or work ...
Bodyshop Vehicle Repair Centre - Driver REQUIRED in Park Royal Reliable, conscientious professional driver required for busy transport department to join their team in Park Royal. Monday to Friday 08:00 - 17:00/17:30pm + Every other Saturday 09:00am - 12:00pm Lunch time. Salary £19.211 to £19890.00 /h 45 hours a week. Duties include collecting and delivering customer vehicles to and from Custo...
CAR DRIVERS Salary: £8.21 p/h + Overtime after 45 hrs £12.32p/h Hours: Varied Our client is a leading finished vehicle logistics company with locations across the UK who specialise in new and used vehicle preparation, logistics and secure storage to the automotive industry. They are currently seeking Car Drivers based in Sheerness, Kent. The role: Driving and manoeuvring brand new vehicles...
Position: Customer Service Driver Location: Preston Hours: 42.00 hours per week Monday – Friday and every other Saturdays Salary: dependent upon experience, to be discussed at interview. About us: The Vella Group, previously known as The Karl Vella Group, is currently in the early stages of a complete rebrand. Every week, for the last thirty years, we have repaired hundreds of damaged v...
My Client is looking for a site driver to maintain the highest standards of driving and ensure that a full driving licence is maintained to enable such vehicles as the manager directs to be driven. - Colindale - £25,000 Per Annum - Permanent You must be able to: - Co-operate with personnel as a team member and to be relied upon to assist and help where necessary - Drive all vehicles with care ...
Job Title: Driver/Vehicle Inspector Location: Mayfair, London Hours: Monday - Friday, 8am - 6pm & Saturday's when required Salary: £9 per hour We are currently looking for a Driver/Vehicle inspector to work for our client Automotive Logistics Company based in central London The Role: - Inspecting vehicles as they are taken off vehicle transporters. - Recording and reporting any damage. - Co-o...
VAN DRIVER Salary: £8.21 per hour (Overtime - £12.32 per hour) Hours: 7am – 5pm (Monday - Friday) Temporary Ongoing Contract Our client is a leading finished vehicle logistics company with locations across the UK who specialise in new and used vehicle preparation, logistics and secure storage to the automotive industry. They are currently seeking van drivers to join their compound based in Por...