Job Description

Want a permanent role driving for DPD? We can help!


Workforce is proud to represent one of the UK’s biggest express parcel delivery companies with recruiting for their temporary to permanent driving roles in the West Midlands. In fact, did you know we’re the only recruitment agency doing it?


That’s right! The only place you’ll be able to find permanent driving jobs with DPD is through Workforce.


Job Summary

Job title: HGV Class 1 Driver
Location: Positions based in Oldbury or Hinckley, Leicestershire available
Salary: Very competitive, £16.00 - £24.66
Shift pattern: Rotating day and night shifts
Contract type: Temp to perm


Think you could be the perfect fit? Here’s what we’re looking for…


To apply, you need:

  • A valid UK Driving Licence with CE entitlement (NEW PASSES WELCOME and Class 2 conversion supported)
  • A valid UK CPC & Digi card
  • A valid UK Digital Tachograph Card
  • No infringement in the last 3 months


What will the role involve?

DPD’s Class 1 drivers work 8– to 10-hour shifts, in state-of-the-art hubs across the country, with the latest technology, driving the very best vehicles.

  • Carry out pre- and post- journey vehicle checks
  • Make timed deliveries and collections
  • Communicate with transport and site managers
  • Liaise with the transport office to update on journey progress
  • Complete paperwork

You’ll be representing one of the UK’s top express parcel delivery firms, so a positive outlook, smart appearance and friendly attitude are a must!


Benefits for drivers

  • Competitive salary
  • Contracted 40 hours per week
  • Excellent overtime opportunities and rates
  • Rotating shifts based on any 5 out of 7 shifts
  • Company pension available after 3 months employment
  • New passes welcome and Class 2 conversion supported


To apply or to find out more about the roles available, click the apply button and we’ll be in touch in a flash. We can’t wait to hear from you!