Not yet registered? Create a OverBlog!

Create my blog

How to find driving jobs in London

This article will explain how finding a driving job in London can indeed be a simple process.

Look online

Searching for jobs online When looking for any job, it’s often hard to know where to begin. If you want to drive for a living in the capital, you can look online. There are many UK job sites out there, where you could insert key terms, such as ‘driving’ ‘HGV’ and ‘London’ click search, and be faced with all the vacancies that include those phrases. There are indeed many such websites on the web. These sites include Monster.com total, Jobs.com cv-library.co.uk, Jobsite.co.uk and Jobrapido.co.uk

Find a site that specialises in driving vacancies

Specialised sites However, since it’s a driving job you’re hunting, you can head over to a more specialised job website. Driving Jobs (Drivingjobs.co.uk) may be the site for you. Whether you are a bus driver, HGV driver or an LGV one, whether you’re a class 1 or class 2 driver, this site will indeed be useful. When you visit the site’s homepage, you will be presented with a list of vacancies, available throughout the UK. As it’s a London job you’re after, locate the ‘Job Search’ facility on the left-hand side of the page and under the heading ‘search by Job or Location e.g. Bristol’ type in ‘London’. Specifying the license type You can also specify what license type you have. You are able to choose from the following; A, A1, P, B, B+E, C+1, C1+E, C, C+E, D1, D1+E, D, D+E, None, FLT, NVQ Level 1, NVQ Level 2 and NVQ Level 3. The site even has useful explanations of the various DVLA licenses, and information on further training in their ‘Career Centre’ section.

London vacancies

Jobs available at London only
Perhaps, you’d prefer to use a job site that only contains jobs in London. If you want this, then you can try giving London Jobs (Londonjobs.co.uk) a try. The following link will take you to all the driving jobs on the site, and you can then specify what type of job you’re wanting. Under the ‘by specialism’ heading, you can choose between categories such as ‘Driver-General’ and ‘Driver-HGV’.

Alternative specialist sites

Other optional sites Driving Jobs is not the only specialist recruitment site for the professional drive. Haul-It Nationwide (Haul-it.co.uk) might be the one for you if you're a delivery driver. This site specialises in HGV1, HGV 2 and general van vacancies. You can register with them online if you own a valid category C, C+E, C1 0r CB driving license. Both Haul-It Nationwide and Driving Jobs are members of the Freight Transport Association (FTA) So, whichever site you choose to use, your driving job in London is there to be found.

Same category articles Job hunting

How to get a legal secretary job

How to get a legal secretary job

Legal secretaries, also known as paralegals and legal assistants, are trained professionals who assist lawyers with their legal work. Legal secretaries often do the a large part of the research which goes into court briefs and court cases. They spend large amounts of time in legal libraries and often help lawyers draft agreements and other legal documents. Persons who are interested in being a legal secretary should understand what paths are available to them for employment opportunities.
A graphic designer job description

A graphic designer job description

A graphic designer’s role is to work with clients to produce images which communicate a message to customers. Images created by designers feature on websites, advertisements, in books, magazines, posters, on packaging and are particularly important in corporate communications.
Where to find jobs in sport

Where to find jobs in sport

With the 2012 London Olympics getting ever closer, now is the perfect time to look for a job in sport. You do not have to be an experienced badminton coach to get a job in the sports industry. In fact, there are a great deal of administrative jobs in the field of sports. Without the administration side of things, the sporting spectacles we enjoy would be impossible. Here’s a guide to where you can find jobs in sports.
Where to find data processing jobs

Where to find data processing jobs

With the advent of easily available Internet, came the possibility of data entry and processing jobs being done from home. Whether looking for a full-time career, or just a way to earn a little extra money working part-time, data entry can be the answer. Below, is a guide explaining where to find data processing jobs, and things to consider during your search.