Owner Driver / Contractor | Metro Urgent Couriers
Hamilton, Full Time, Transport
Please Quote Reference Number 73871
  • Do you have a reliable vehicle?
  • Full drivers licence is essential
  • Enjoy a varied role where every day is different

  • At Metro Urgent, we are a transport and logistics company delivering time sensitive, urgent and critical transport solutions to our customers.

    This position is a self-employed contractor position, you supply the vehicle and you are paid monthly, this is not a waged job. You are given jobs within Hamilton City to pick up and deliver. Take parcels from A to B within the clients required time-frame,

    If you:
    • Have good communication skills, and can communicate clearly.
    • Are familiar with the local Hamilton area.
    • Have understanding of traffic patterns.
    • Are punctual.
    • Have interpersonal skills.
    • Are reliable and trustworthy, with a clean Police history and clean license.
    • Have good sense of direction.
    • Are able to keep basic accounting records.
    • Have customer service skills.
    • Are able to meet strict deadlines.
    Then we want to hear from you!

    You are paid a percentage of the deliveries' that you complete on a daily basis; we supply you with an RT Radio for communications back to base, all your jobs come to your smart phone (which you supply) where you get signed 'Proof of Delivery' on the screen of your phone from clients.

    You are required to supply a suitable vehicle, no older than 2014, Toyota Hiace van or similar late model vehicle (van) is preferred, (approval from company required, of suitable vehicle).

    This is a contract position which means that you are required to be available for work from 7.30am until 5.30pm from Monday to Friday. You are required to go on call one night a week & one full weekend every four weeks A relief driver is required if you require time off. Set up expenses are - RT setup in vehicle, Monthly rental for RT in vehicle, signwriting & phone.

    Our current couriers are earning approx. (on average) $5500+GST per month, based on your ability and how well you know Hamilton City, you could be at the top end of this scale. By running on alternative fuels (diesel) you can save more money and put more profit in your pocket. The more deliveries you complete the more you are paid. For the first two months of your contract the company will pay you a minimum of $4000 per month before expenses to help you whilst you learn the ins and outs.

    You must also have the following:
    • Good sense of direction.
    • Ability to keep basic accounting records.
    • Customer service skills.
    • Ability to meet strict deadlines.
    Sound like you? Apply now through the online application form.

    Please Quote Reference Number 73871

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