7.5 Tonne Drivers

The Recruitment Crowd are currently recruiting on behalf of our industry-leading client based in the Chelmsford area. We are looking for multiple 7.5 tonne drivers to join the team. 


Hours: Monday to Friday with some weekends, 7:30am until 6:30pm. 


Job Type: Ongoing with an opportunity for permanent for the right candidate 


The role: 

  • Safely operate a 7.5-tonne delivery vehicle to make scheduled deliveries and collections for customers. 
  • Plan delivery routes efficiently to complete around 20 drops per day, considering traffic, road conditions, and time constraints. 
  • Provide excellent customer service while interacting with customers during deliveries and collections. 
  • Handle packages with care to prevent damage and ensure accurate delivery. 
  • Complete necessary paperwork and digital documentation for each delivery and collection accurately and promptly. 
  • Adhere to all relevant traffic and safety regulations, including securing loads and wearing appropriate safety gear. 
  • Communicate effectively with despatch, supervisors, and customers to provide updates on delivery progress and potential delays. 
  • Assist with loading and unloading packages onto and from the delivery vehicle. 


  • Have at least 2 years on relevant licence (Category C1). 
  • Have a valid and in date DCPC and Digital Tachograph card. 
  • Have no more than 3 points on licence (minor offences only). 
  • Have a full understanding of WTD legislation. 
  • Proven experience within a similar role. 
  • Have the ability to handle physical tasks, such as manual handling of heavy parcels. 
  • Have excellent communication skills to liaise with the transport team. 
  • Have strong familiarity with local routes and areas. 
  • Be hard-working, reliable and flexible for hours. 


  • Discounts at hundreds of high-street stores and supermarkets. 
  • Wellbeing aid. 
  • Financial aid. 
  • Legal aid. 


For more information, please apply directly with a copy of your CV today and a member of our team will be in touch! 


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