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Drivers Mate

Reference Number: 10185

  • Job LocationLocation: Darlington
  • Job SalarySalary/Rate: 8.72 - 10.74 / 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 well established company with national coverage, are looking to recruit a number of Drivers Mates to join their team at their distribution facility in the Darlington region.

Salary Breakdown:
£8.72 /hr Mon to Fri,
£8.73 /hr Sat,
£10.74 /hr Sun

This is an opportunity to work for one of the world’s largest logistics specialist, offering high standards of service, exciting opportunities, growth and development all within arms reach.

You will be enthusiastic, energetic, motivated and physically fit with excellent time keeping skills who enjoys working as part of a team. You will be a key staff member within this business function.

If you want to make a difference and feel valued, this is the company for you. Your role matters!

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 the Drivers Mate jobs in Darlington :

  • 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


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

Desired Skills / Qualities

  • Must be flexible with hours of work
  • Good Customer Service skills
  • Must be numerate and literate
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • 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

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

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