Driver Hire
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Working at Driver Hire

We value the people who work for us as true professionals. With a reputation for quality, we work with some of the industry’s top names. That means we’re selective, but for candidates that meet the standards, we offer competitive pay rates, holiday pay and more. You may be offered training opportunities – including Driver CPC – uniform and a range of other staff benefits.

Pride is important at Driver Hire. Candidate surveys in recent years consistently show that our candidates take pride in their work. In 2018, with over 900 candidate responses, 94% said they were proud to work for Driver Hire. We think this is reflected in high standards of customer satisfaction, with 93% rating our service as good or excellent over the past five years.


We’ll work hard to find the right kind of opportunity for your lifestyle, and once you’re on board, we’ll keep you up to date with all the legislative changes, so you know you’re safe and staying within the limits of the law.


We can help with both temporary jobs and permanent roles. Just tell us what you’re looking for – our dedicated and professional recruitment consultants will be delighted to help you find your ideal job.

Positions we recruit for

We have current job vacancies for a range of driving and non-driving positions, including:

• Driving Cat. C+E, Cat. C, PSV, 7.5 tonne, Vans, Cars, Fork Lift

• Specialist skills ADR, HIAB, Multi-drop, IPAF

• Non-driving logistics staff Mates, Warehouse Operatives, Pickers/Packers etc

• Public Sector Waste Disposal, Parks, Recreation, Other Operatives etc

• Professional / Managers Logistics Co-ordinators, Transport Managers etc


In addition, many Driver Hire offices offer work in other areas, from administration to catering – visit your local office's website for more information.

About Us

Driver Hire is the UK’s largest specialist logistics industry recruiter with over 100 offices, and job opportunities nationwide.

Each year we find work for thousands of drivers and other staff, in temporary and permanent jobs, driving all classes of vehicle and in a wide range of managerial and other logistics roles.


With over 35 years of industry experience, we can help you find your next full-time or part-time position with organisations across the whole country.

Our Nationwide Network

We are proud of our reputation - built up over nearly 35 years - for supplying the very best temporary and permanent staff to our customers in industry and the public sector.

Every one of our offices, throughout the UK, provides a genuine 24/7 service, every day of the year. We can provide drivers as well as a vast range of other logistics and non logistics-related roles.


With over 100 offices nationwide, there’s an office near you. Click here to locate your office: https://www.driverhire.co.uk/offices/

Our Recruitment Process

We have a rigorous and highly selective recruitment process to ensure the people we supply are prepared and of the highest quality.

Application and Interview


All candidates complete a detailed application and interview process, including:


• Two work related references

• A Health & Safety questionnaire

• Eligibility to work


Drivers undergo a 150-point skills assessment, including validation of all licences and a detailed accident history check.


Competency Assessment


We regularly check compliance across the following areas (where applicable):


• Customer specific competency tests

• EU Drivers’ Hours Rules, RT(WT)R & Tachograph Regulations

• Vehicle technical knowledge and the Highway Code


Induction


Candidates also receive:


• A full customer specific assignment briefing

• Our Code of Conduct and Health & Safety at work information

Resources

Information to help you work in a safe and compliant way

As part of our commitment to maintaining the highest possible standards in our industry, Driver Hire provides a wide range of information to both candidates and customers. We achieve this in many ways, including our Driver CPC training programmes and eLearning, through the Code of Conduct books that are given to all candidates, and through information posters that are provided free of charge as part of our regular Newslink mailings.


Take a look at our range of resources, from Winter Driving tips and Vehicle Licence Categories, to Daily Walk Round Check to Driver Wellbeing…


Take a look: https://www.driverhire.co.uk/resources/

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Company Details

Headquarters

Bradford Business Park, Kings Gate, Bradford, BD1 4SJ

Revenue

£100m to £500m

Employees

201 to 500