Postie & Parcel Delivery Driver Job Opportunities - Derby Area (DE)

Date: 10 May 2024

Location: Derby, GB, DE1 1AA

Company: Royal Mail Group

Royal Mail


Postie & Parcel Delivery Driver Job Opportunities – Derby area
Job reference: 311378 
Roles across Derby, including Derby (DE1 1AA), Burton on Trent (DE14 1BB), Alfreton (DE55 4QS), Ilkeston (DE7 8XD), Ashbourne (DE16 1YA), Belper (DE56 1UU) & Swadlincote (DE11 0AA)
We are offering part-time and full-time contracts, working 5 days across Mon-Sun, covering a variety of shift patterns
Due to operational demand, you will be required to work Saturday and Sunday

Please register your interest in upcoming opportunities across the Derby area.

There has never been a more exciting time to join us! We are reinventing Royal Mail for the future and now is a perfect time to join us on that journey.

 Each year, we make billions of deliveries possible. Whatever the weather, come rain or shine, we show up. Because for us, it’s personal. For every person, from every walk of life, we deliver. From exam results and tax returns, to wedding invites or online purchases. You could be part of it. Part of the fabric of the nation, bringing trust to the doorstep. Delivering for your local community, because you care about the people. The excited faces that open front doors and the small businesses run from bedrooms. It’s a physical job – but it keeps you fit. Interested? Join us and make a difference to the place you call home.

 If you meet our criteria, you will be placed into a talent pool, and we will be in touch to progress your application when a role becomes available that matches your preferences.


A bit about you
•    Upbeat, independent and self-motivated
•    Organised, punctual and ready to deliver great customer service
•    Think of yourself as a people-person and a friendly face in the community
•    Happy walking for long periods and working outside in any weather
•    Has a strong sense of community and takes pride in what you do
•    Has a full UK manual driving licence with no more than 6 penalty points
What we do for you

To deliver on our ambition we want the best and that’s why we’re delighted to offer market leading pay and benefits for our sector. For bringing your best and serving our customers with pride, you can expect to receive: 
•    Pay that’s 10% above the market average in our sector, paid monthly with an hourly rate of £12.54p/hr 
•    Overtime 1.25x the normal hourly rate 
•    22.5 days holiday, rising with length of service (pro-rata)
•    Contributory pension scheme
•    Lots of opportunity to develop a career
•    Full uniform provided if you’re on a contract of longer than three months
•    Excellent parental leave policy
•    Various discounts including high street vouchers, travel and attraction discounts, and savings on beauty products and gym membership
Time to apply

Ready to join Royal Mail and deliver for the people in your local community? Hit the apply button now. If your application is successful, the first step will be to invite you to an interview, so please expect a telephone call from one of our recruiters shortly.


Please click here, to view the Health Matrix, as this provides details of health-related elements you may need to consider.

Please ensure your contact details are up to date when submitting your application. 


Royal Mail are proud of our diverse employee network groups and the active role they play to support belonging and encourage a positive work environment. We are firmly committed to inclusion and passionate about our people representing the communities we serve. 


We are happy to support your need for any adjustments during the application and hiring process. Please share the details within your application if required.



We are Forces family friendly and a Gold signatory to the Armed Forces Covenant. We welcome applications from ex-Armed Forces personnel, reservists, veterans, cadet instructors and military spouses/partners.


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