Eleven driving jobs you can apply for now in Sunderland

Got a clean driving licence? Looking for a new challenge?

Friday, 15th November 2019, 10:33 pm
Updated Monday, 18th November 2019, 10:34 am
You don't have to be Lewis Hamilton to apply for these jobs

Here are 11 driving jobs you can apply for now in Sunderland.

Royal Mail Postal Delivery Driver

Role: Delivering mail and parcels to houses and businesses within a set area, you will start your day for an hour or so in the local delivery office, sorting the mail for your route, before taking out your van to complete your round.

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Hours: mid-morning 11am until early evening 7pm, working any five days from six.

Wage: £11.50 per hour working from between The role iswith an opportunity to work overtime. Part time working opportunities are also available.

Apply here.

Multi-Drop Parcel Delivery Driver

Role: Individuals must have good customer service and interpersonal skills and enjoy working on their own and as part of a team. Previous experience is advantageous but not essential.

Due to the nature of the role you must have a UK driving licence (6 points or less). Applications from candidates who have been convicted of drink driving or driving without insurance in the last 10 years will not be accepted.

Parcel Delivery Driver - a specialist logistics company based is searching for a Multi- drop delivery driver to follow a pre-planned route to local residential addresses.

Salary: £114-£141 per day

Hours: All routes planned to nine hours a day, five or six days a week . Morning start/finish on completion of round. Due to self-employed status you can choose to work the shifts that suit you best (day shifts only). Overtime available on request.

•Apply here.

Delivery driver

Role: Duties include collection of small parcels from the depot (no sorting required), pre-planned routes delivering to residential addresses, providing excellent customer service.

Salary: £114 a day

Hours - working days are planned to nine hours, including loading and travel time. Your working day finishes when you complete your route.

Apply here.

HGV Driver Class 2 – Travis Perkins

Role: Multi‐drop deliveries from branch direct to local customers. Experience is advantageous but not essential as long as you have an ability to learn quickly, a strong work ethic and are physically fit. You will need to have held a full UK driving license for at least 12 months, a HGV Class 2 license which is Cat C (7.5 - 32 tonne) and able to provide CPC training records. Ideally you will have experience in the operation of Hiab equipment, specifically crane, however, this is not essential.

Hours: working hours are based on a 44.5 hour week (Monday to Friday between the hours of 6.30am–5pm, every other Saturday 8am-noon.

Wage: on application.

Apply here.

LGV1, HGV1, C+E, LGV 1, HGV 1, CLASS 1 driver

Role: Staffline is recruiting full time professional HGV Class 1 drivers to work in Washington

Hours: Minimum shift is eight 8 hours and anything over per day is paid at overtime rate.

Wage: First 12 Weeks Dayshift - £8.63 per hour; Backshift - £9.64 per hour; Nightshift - £10.66 per hour. After 12 Weeks Dayshift - £11.01 per hour; Backshift - £12.66 per hour; Nightshift - £13.21 per hour.

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Class 2 HIAB driver with remote crane experience

Role: Multi-drop of timber products on local North East routes, with an average of eight-nine drops (up to a max of 13)

Hours: This role will start at 7am and will predominantly be Monday to Fridaym however weekend work will be available when required.

Wage: Monday to Friday, first eight hours - £10 an hour, £11an hour for Limited Company drivers.

Monday to Friday, after eight hours and Saturdays - £15 an hour, £16 an hour for Limited Company drivers.

Sundays and Bank Holidays - £20 an hour, £21 an hour for Limited Company Drivers.

Apply here.

Reach FLT driver

Role: Operating Counterbalance fork lift trucks within the busy warehouse, moving materials around the warehouse, loading and unloading wagons, stock control.

Candidates must hold a valid Counterbalance Forklift Licence and have previous experience working within a similar role.

Hours: You will be working on a three-shift pattern and must be flexible to work overtime where required.

Wage: Pay rates start at £8.25 for day shift, £9 for late shift and £9.75 with overtime rates paid when applicable.

Pay rates increase after every six months of service.

Apply here.

Coach minibus driver

Role: Picking up and dropping off passengers at their destinations, maintaining a clean and tidy bus. Applicant needs to hold a PSV license, DCPC card, Digital tacho and able to pass an Enhanced DBS clearance.

Hours: Monday - Friday, some weekend work when necessary . At least 20 hours guaranteed per week

This is a position is subject to a 6 month probationary period.

Wage: on application.

Apply here.

HGV Class 1 Tramper

Role: Delivering to RDCs between the North East and South West, you will do deliveries down the South West, have your time off then head back to the North East. Fridge work, you must have held your entitlement for at least two years and have a valid CPC & Digi Card

Hours: Usual starting times between 11pm and 3am, working on a four on, four off or six on, two off shift pattern.

Wage: on application.

Apply here.

HGV Class 2 Refuse Driver

Role: PAYE or self-employed drivers welcome. Must have two years’ experience, no more than six points, No DR10 or IN10 endorsements.

Hours: 37 hours per week Monday to Friday, temporary position.

Wage: £10+ per hour

Contact Colin on 0191 261 5205 or click here.

Counter balance and Reach Fork Lift Driver

Role:Completing general warehouse duties, moving pallets, preparing goods for transport. MUST hold valid Counter balance and Reach licence.

Hours: Various shifts available.

Wage: Competitive.

Apply here.