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Self Employed Multi Drop Parcel Delivery Drivers



Self Employed Multi Drop Parcel Delivery Drivers needed in Aylesham , Dover, Kent

Our client is a leading parcel courier, with sites nationally. We operate as a service provider for our major parcel delivery company based in Aylesham

About this Multi Drop Parcel Delivery Driver job in Aylesham:

  • Driving a 3.5t van along business routes based around Dover and Folkestone.
  • Loading the van prior to starting your route.
  • Scanning parcels and operating a delivery system application.
  • Following a routing system to deliver parcels efficiently, staying within estimated delivery slots.
  • Delivering great levels of customer service.
  • Remaining courteous to other road users at all time, representing the company as a driver.
  • Unlike other courier roles, you DO NOT need to return to the depot at the end of your day, so you can go straight home once you have finished.
  • You will be assigned your own route Average stops 150 to 170 per day. Although this is large volume deliveries you will only be covering 2 postcodes, so mileage covered whilst out on route is low and delivery area is compact
  • Due to the compact geographical area, once up to speed and familiar with the route finish times can be as early as 3/4pm (depending on the successful applicant)
  • Parcels are a mixture of large and small
  • Paid £1.00 per stop
  • Option to be supplied a fully maintained MWB at a cost of £31 per day to cover rental/insurances and maintenance. Supplied Vehicles are equipped with Dash Cams and Trackers.
  • Owner drivers are welcome, as long as the vehicle is in good condition, but must be a min of 2.8 metre load length 1.397 load height (L2 H1). Any owner drivers can purchase from us separate Business insurance cover, Goods in Transit and Public Liability insurance at a cost of £3 per week, but basic cover of Third Party insurance needs to be covered by you.
  • Fuel is NOT included in either supplied or non supplied van. But due to the small geographical delivery area fuel cost would be between £10 to £15 per day

Multi drop parcel delivery driver shifts:

  • Monday to Saturday (this role is for the full 6 days, so you must be able to commit to working Monday to Saturday)
  • Start times from 07:30am
  • Finish times will vary depending on the route and your efficiency.

About you, the ideal delivery driver:

  • Previous van driving experience.
  • Due to volumes and paces required, a good level of physical fitness is required.
  • Full UK driving licence with less than 6 points and no major endorsements.
  • Previous parcel courier experience is desirable but not essential – van experience from other industries will be considered.
  • Available Monday to Saturday (all 6 days)
  • Have access to your own smart phone
  • Due to insurance purposes 23+ and no major endorsements or more than 6 points, also you must of held a current licence for a minimum of 2 years.
  • Be able to pass a basic DBS check
  • Due to the role being self employed you will need to have a UTR number or apply for one.

What’s in it for you?

  • Minimum earnings around £34k PA after costs paid. Potential earnings can be in excess of £43k pa
  • You will be assigned a set permanent route, so you get familiar with the roads etc
  • Full training given
If this multi drop parcel delivery job in Aylesham looks right for you, please apply with a full CV to J & J Recruitment Solutions.

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Key information

30 to 40k PA
Full time, Self employed
Logistics, Driving


Martin Hobbs
01227 369922

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