Delivery driver at Booker Wholesale

People in this role may also be known as delivery drivers and couriers.

7 workers in this role at Booker Wholesale have taken the survey.

How much does Booker Wholesale pay delivery drivers?

Delivery driver at Booker Wholesale
£9.42–12.68
Typical range
£8.50–13.41

Delivery driver employees at Booker Wholesale are typically paid £9.42–12.68 an hour, based on data from 7 employees.

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What is management like for delivery driver employees at Booker Wholesale?

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  • Head office doesn’t understand the frontline

    Do delivery drivers think Booker Wholesale head office understands what's happening where they work?

    People think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    How we know this

    100% of people think that this employer’s head office or owners don’t have a good understanding of what’s really happening where they work

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, the role of head office should be to support the people on the frontline serving customers.

    To do that properly, the company’s owners or head office need to have a good understanding of what’s really happening on the frontline. This is especially important when a company owns multiple locations.

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  • Managers aren’t respectful

    Do delivery drivers at Booker Wholesale feel treated by respect by their managers?

    Most people don’t feel treated with respect by their managers

    How we know this

    67% of people say they’re not treated with respect by their managers

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone should get treated with respect by their managers. You shouldn’t feel discriminated against or bullied, and if you have a problem you should be able to speak to someone about it.

Here’s a recent review that mentions management:

  • Best thing

    The colleagues I work with are great

    Worst thing

    The management team

    3.8

    Employee, July 2021

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What are the hours like for delivery driver employees at Booker Wholesale?

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  • Less than 4 weeks notice of shifts

    How much notice do delivery drivers get of their shift pattern at Booker Wholesale?

    People don’t get 4 weeks notice of when they’re working

    How we know this

    • 17% report getting one week notice or less
    • 0% report getting two weeks notice
    • 0% report getting three weeks notice
    • 17% report getting four weeks notice or more
    • 67% report having a fixed rota

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, you get plenty of notice about when you’re working.

    This makes it easy for you to plan the rest of life, as well as your finances, because you know how much you’ll be working and when.

Good
  • Easy to book holiday

    How easy is it for delivery drivers to book a holiday at Booker Wholesale?

    Most people find it easy to book holidays

    How we know this

    60% of people report it’s easy to book holidays

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should let you take time off when you need it, and it shouldn’t be a nightmare to arrange.

  • No short notice shift changes

    Do Booker Wholesale managers change delivery drivers shifts at short notice?

    Most managers don’t change people’s shifts at short notice

    How we know this

    67% of people say their manager doesn’t changes their shifts at the last minute

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    If your manager is often changing your shifts at short notice that’s a sign of poor planning. At a good job you won’t be messed around at the last minute.

  • People get proper breaks

    Do delivery drivers at Booker Wholesale get proper breaks?

    Most people get proper breaks

    How we know this

    67% of people report that they get to take proper breaks

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    When you take a break it should be a proper rest. It should last the full duration and you shouldn’t get pulled off it.

  • No unpaid extra work

    Do delivery drivers at Booker Wholesale do extra work that they don't get paid for?

    Rarely. Most people don’t do unpaid extra work

    How we know this

    67% of people report that they don’t do extra unpaid work

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone should get paid for any extra work they do, even if it is outside your contracted hours. At a good job, you should be paid for all the time you spend at work.

Excellent
  • Easy to take sick leave

    How easy is it for delivery drivers to take sick leave at Booker Wholesale?

    People find it easy to take sick leave

    How we know this

    86% of people report that it’s easy to take time off if they are sick

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Do delivery drivers at Booker Wholesale worry about hours?

    People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    How we know this

    100% of people report they don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, you shouldn’t have to worry about getting enough hours each week.

    A good job should guarantee you a minimum number of hours in a contract, if you want it.

    This makes it easier to plan your finances, because you know how much you’ll be earning.

Here’s a recent review that mentions hours:

  • Best thing

    Friendly staff & customers , uniform & PPE provided . Sociable working hours , staff discount , always busy so never a boring day

    Worst thing

    Can't think of any apart from sore feet from constant walking !

    7.4

    Employee, May 2021

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What is career progression like for delivery drivers at Booker Wholesale?

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  • Not enough training

    Do delivery drivers get enough training when they start at Booker Wholesale?

    Most people don’t get enough training when they start

    How we know this

    57% of people report they didn’t get enough training when they started working here

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should give you good training when you start, not just drop you in at the deep end.

    This means that you’ll be happier and more productive from day one and shows that your employer values you.

    It’s also very important if your job involves anything that could be dangerous. Good training from the outset keeps you and your team safe.

  • No career progression

    Are delivery drivers given support to progress at Booker Wholesale?

    Only some people are given support to progress here

    How we know this

    In the last year, 71% of people report not being given an opportunity to get better at their job, learn a new skill, learn to manage a team or get more responsibility in their role

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should help you progress at work, if you want to. That might be supporting you to get better at the job you currently have, learn something new, manage a team or take on more responsibilities.

    This means you’ll be able to build on your skills and experience, and earn more money.

Latest reviews from delivery drivers at Booker Wholesale

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  • Best thing

    The weekend and weekly pay

    Worst thing

    Long hours, Forced overtime, poor management

    2.5

    Employee, June 2021

  • Best thing

    Being out on the road

    Worst thing

    Getting used and abused

    2.5

    Employee, May 2021

  • Best thing

    No one is breathing down my neck all day

    Worst thing

    Not enough hours.

    7.0

    Employee, March 2021

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How Booker Wholesale ranks

Booker Wholesale ranks joint 19th to work for in delivery driver or courier employers

  1. 17= NHS
    6.2
  2. 19= Booker Wholesale
    6.0
  3. 19= Tesco
    6.0