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Drivers Mate

Reference Number: 9890

  • Job LocationLocation: Castleford
  • Job SalarySalary/Rate: N.M.W / Hour
  • Job Contract TypeContract Type: Ongoing
  • Employment TypeHours Type: Full Time
  • Job Shift TypeShift Type: All Days Of The Week
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Job Description

Our client, a large well established company expert in the logistics markets, are offering a new opportunity for a Drivers Mate to join their team in Castleford, West Yorkshire.

This company are a forward-thinking organisation and are offering an ongoing position(s) to join an existing team of delivery units.

You will be joining a proactive company that pride themselves on customer satisfaction, therefore, you will be enthusiastic, energetic, motivated and physically fit with excellent time keeping & communication skills who enjoys working as part of a team.

Diverse Employment are working on behalf of the advertised position so should you wish to apply, we would be pleased to hear from you.

Job Summary

Hours of Work

  • Monday to Sunday, 7 days a week


The following are a list of responsibilities for this role:

  • You will be paired up with the driver working as a 2 man team
  • Delivery of various products weighing up to 25kg
  • Carrying out multi drop deliveries to residential homes, loading and unloading deliveries
  • Liaising with customers on the phone confirming delivery times
  • Assisting the driver with paperwork for the deliveries carried out, taking account of the delivery order and making sure items are easily accessible
  • Check that all the items are accounted for against delivery sheets
  • Obtaining delivery signatures from customers


  • Must be numerate and literate


  • Proven history of heavy lifting, physically demanding roles
  • Previous customer service experience within a similar role

Desired Skills / Qualities

  • Must be flexible with days of works – able to work over 7 days
  • Must be flexible with hours of work
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Good Customer Service skills
  • Helpful and courteous manner with a responsible attitude
  • Must be a team player
  • Ideally be physically fit due to the physical demands of this role (heavy lifting)
  • As you will be front facing, must be of smart appearance as you will be representing the company

Job Benefits / Perks

  • Statutory holidays
  • Government pension scheme
  • Ongoing work
  • Hours vary depending on business needs
  • Forward-thinking company

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