Casual Drivers - Zero Hour (ALL BRANCH LOCATIONS - Blandford, Bristol, Bournemouth, Bournemouth Airport, Cardiff, Dorchester, Exeter, Fareham, Poole, Salisbury, Southampton, Taunton, Yeovil, Wareham )

Casual Drivers - Zero Hour
Salary - £7.83 per hour
U-Drive Ltd – ALL BRANCH LOCATIONS - Blandford, Bristol, Bournemouth, Bournemouth Airport, Cardiff, Dorchester, Exeter, Fareham, Poole, Salisbury, Southampton, Taunton, Yeovil, Wareham 

  • Are you an experienced driver?
  • Do you have spare time during the day to earn some extra money? 
  • Are you happy to work half as well as full days? 
  • Can you work at 2-hours’ notice? 

At U-Drive, we are looking to recruit drivers – each with a full clean UK driving licence – to cover holidays and busy periods. If you can work from any one of our 14 branch locations across the south and in Wales, you could join our friendly team! £7.83 per hour, full training and free uniform provided. 

About us

Established over 35 years ago, U-Drive is a family run organisation. With 14 branches and a fleet of over 1700 vehicles, U-Drive is considered the largest wholly independent vehicle rental company in the Southwest.

We are currently look to recruit a positive and friendly individual with a ‘Can do’ attitude. Reporting into the Branch Manager you will be providing a complete and efficient driving and valeting service for the hire of rental vehicles, while providing a positive experience.

  • Drive, deliver and/or collection vehicles to inter-branch or directly to customer as directed

  • Ensure that the drivers’ log is completed, signing in and out of branches

  • Clean vehicles to U-Drive standards

  • Checking vehicles at the end of hire for damage, using the appropriate system

  • Reporting faults, damage or general un-roadworthiness in accordance with safety regulations and Company processes

  • Completing the Pre-Rental Vehicle Inspection for every hire

  • Parking vehicles in allocated areas depending on the status of vehicle

  • Showing customers to vehicles, marking damage, showing controls, discussing vehicle equipment, fuel type etc to ensure the understanding of the vehicle and customer parking allocations

Team members must:

  • Be an experienced driver

  • Able to communicate with people of all levels

  • Able to work well in a team

  • Good attention to detail

  • Honest and trustworthy

  • Friendly and polite with a willingness to help others

  • Have a full clean UK driving licence, ideally with both C1 and D1 categories.

  • Have a positive, ‘Can do’ attitude

  • Be able to work in a fast paced, ever changing environment

  • Be willing to work 2 hour requests, as well as half and full day requests 

What can we offer you?

Zero hour, part time and full time contracts available!

We offer all team members full training and free uniform. Additional benefits include access to Company Pension Scheme and excellent career prospects for the right candidate.

If this position is of interest to you, please click here to download and complete the application form and return it to recruitment@u-drive.co.uk. Alternatively, please call the HR Department on 01794 510287.

Thank you for showing interest in our vacancy, we look forward to hearing from you shortly.

Salary: £7.83 per hour
Posted: 24th May 2018