Pay Rate - £10.50 per hour
Monday - Friday/ Tuesday - Friday
07.00 - 17.00
Location: Parcelforce Worldwide
Benefits: Competitive salary | Weekly Pay | Instant access to Blue Arrow's online training portal | Automatic entry and consideration for Blue Arrow's monthly Superstars recognition scheme
Qualified, reliable, and flexible Van drivers are needed in Edinburgh now. Help to deliver an outstanding service and drive your career forward as a Van Driver for Parcelforce Worldwide.
This is your chance to become an integral part of a world renowned Parcelforce Worldwide logistical team helping to deliver a world class parcel delivery service to 29 million addresses across the UK.
As a Van Driver based out of the Parcelforce Edinburgh depot, you will be working independently to collect bulk mail from major customers and Post Offices as well as transporting mail between the mail centres and delivery offices. While most you're your day will be spent driving, part of your role will also include loading and unloading your van and sorting the mail and parcels into the correct onward distribution. You must be flexible and willing to work the occasional Saturday if needed.
You will be responsible for planning your route at the start of every shift, with transportation between mail centres and delivery offices you will often be working to prearranged times. You will be expected to work with efficiency and autonomy to complete your collections and deliveries your way while interacting with customers, providing the excellent levels of customer service that we expect of Parcelforce Worldwide.
We know that all professional drivers pride themselves on their commitment to deliver on time whatever the load and so if you are a qualified and experienced driver who has the self-motivation and dedication to thrive in the driving force behind one of the UK's most trusted delivery companies we want to hear from you.
You must hold a full UK driving licence. Considered for this position. A clean licence is preferred but drivers with up to 6 penalty points will be considered.
· Physically Fit: This interactive, customer focused door to door service will require you to lift and carry parcels weighing up to 30kg so do take a moment to consider the physical aspects of this role.
· Full valid UK driving licence.
· Less than 6 penalty points on your licence (ideally a clean licence is preferred).
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.