Professional Trade Plate Drivers

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Professional Trade Plate Drivers

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Job Description

Job Vacancies - Self Employed trade plate drivers

Blink Recruitment are looking for experienced and reliable Self-Employed Trade Plate Drivers.working for our client in the Newcastle under Lyme area.

Our Client have years of experience in operating in this arena. They have a very strong, committed customer base and deliver a very efficient and successful service built on our reputation, and our ability to plan and deliver effectively in line with the customer requirements.

The Role

Daily duties of the role will involve the collection and drop off of vehicles up to 3.5t from various locations, throughout the UK

  • The role will involve working unsociable, long hours
  • Drivers are required to be smartly presented at all times well organised and able to demonstrate a commitment to the demands of the busy role
  • We expect our drivers to operate safely, ensuring that they drive legally and in line with the current legislation at all times
  • Good time management is essential to ensure that you can be at your required destinations in good time and meet the daily schedule of vehicle movements
  • Drivers will also be expected to complete a vehicle evaluation form for each and every movement made.
  • A good knowledge of using smart phones / tablets will be necessary for this role

Working Hours

Hours of work and Monday to Friday:

  • Driver would need to accommodate being at their first location for 08:00
  • Working through the daily schedule of vehicle movements until the last planned collection is made
  • Last vehicle collected can be used for onward journey home and will be the first vehicle delivered the following working day

Rate of Pay


Additional Information

Successful applicants will be over 25 and have a maximum of 6 points on their licence, and will not  have been banned in the last 5 years. Previous experience working as a trade plate driver is preferred. If you believe you are a suitable candidate for this role, please reply now through the link below and a member of the recruitment team will be in contact with you shortly.

Job Type / Category

A tough but fun job. Travelling the length and breadth of the country delivering all types of vehicles up to 3.5t

You need to be flexible and able to get up early and willing to work long days.

You need to be available to work full time, 5 days a week, Monday to Friday.

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

Good route planning organisational skills

You must be smartly presented.

You must be confident and have excellent customer service skills.


Full training provided.

Support network just a phone call away.


Immediate starts available

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Job Overview

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Job Location: newcastle under lyme

Salary: £Competitive

Apply Deadline: Jan 01, 2022

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