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5.1

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  • Best thing

    The money and being your own boss

    Worst thing

    To many Drivers working for DPD so cutting are days down from 5/4 days a week so loss of income

    6.4

    Delivery driver, January 2021

    • £42,000 per year, working a 65 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    When it goes well it’s not to bad, and pay is not to bad if you go with the right Contactors

    Worst thing

    Having to look for a load that’s never ready to go, late nights with no time for a break,

    3.1

    Driver, January 2021

    • £22,000 per year, working a 60 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    I enjoy being able to progress others in there career path

    Worst thing

    Being taken for granted

    5.8

    Shift manager, January 2021

    • Manages people
    • £33,000 per year, working a 55 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Suitable hours

    Worst thing

    Unpaid overtime
    Commuting distance

    6.4

    Delivery driver, December 2020

    • £9.45 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Van paid for use whenever, good pay overtime paid at day rates

    Worst thing

    Stressful, no support, finding missing parcels, trying to load before 9am so you get home at a reasonable time is very unlikely

    3.3

    Courier, November 2020

    • £24,000 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    Meeting customers

    Worst thing

    Loading the van in the morning

    4.2

    Delivery driver, November 2020

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The degree of freedom I have and how close to home it is

    Worst thing

    To much pressure to get work done

    5.5

    C&d driver & lead ojt, November 2020

    • £13.40 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Occasional downtime, nice colleagues

    Worst thing

    Ripped off for cups of tea and chocolate out of the vending machines, water supply is dirty, don't get paid properly, no hopes of progressing, faulty equipment.

    1.5

    Warehouse operative, October 2020

    • £9.21 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    Simple and well paid. Not overly stressful so proved useful whilst looking to start my career elsewhere

    Worst thing

    Night shift. But that’s expected due to the industry.

    8.1

    Sortation operative, October 2020

    • £11.45 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    lone working

    Worst thing

    time constraints
    No leeway or excuses for failure of delivery times

    1.0

    Delivery driver, October 2020

    • £26,000 per year, working a 55 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    meet new people, every day is different

    3.4

    Courier, August 2020

    • £11.25 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    People I work with

    Worst thing

    Not enough time to do you tasks

    5.8

    Ops admin, August 2020

    • £8.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Worst thing

    Stress, long hours, no chance of getting a bonus, no respect.

    1.0

    Delivery driver, June 2020

    • £19,200 per year, working a 50 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    Working on my own

    Worst thing

    Management have no respect for employees

    4.7

    Linehaul driver, March 2020

    • £10.62 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Out on my own with no boss watching every second

    Worst thing

    Haven't got any

    8.2

    C+d driver, March 2020

    • £9.82 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Getting out and meeting different people

    Worst thing

    Time restraints on job

    4.7

    C&d driver, March 2020

    • £9.65 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    It's like a gym

    Worst thing

    The managers

    5.9

    Warehouseman, December 2019

    • £11.22 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience