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Our company specialises in the recruitment and placement of temporary and permanent drivers of all classes. We pride ourselves on our ability to work closely with both our clients and applicants to ensure that we provide a quality service to both.

The company is owned and run privately by a team that have a background in both Recruitment and Distribution. From our branches in Bishop Auckland, Bristol, Bury St. Edmunds, Cardiff, Crewe, Croydon, Derby, Doncaster, Eastleigh, Enfield, Feltham, Leeds, Leyland, Liverpool, Manchester, Newark, Newcastle, Northampton, Reading, Runcorn, Sheffield, St Albans, Swindon, Tamworth and Wolverhampton we aim to satisfy the needs of a market that demands a professional and pro active service from a recruitment company.  

Drivers Direct was formed in April 2002 by four individuals and through our network of Branches we aim to support both our customers and our applicants by providing a quality of service second to none, we will ensure that each and every communication with Drivers Direct, whether in writing or verbally is dealt with in a professional, courteous and above all honest manner.  

Our team have developed a selection process which has been designed in conjunction with our customer’s needs and then fine tuned by listening to the experience of our applicants, with this in place we will provide a market leading service in the recruitment and placement of:

• LGV Drivers Class 1
• LGV Drivers Class 2
• 7.5 Tonne Drivers
• 3.5 Tonne Drivers
• Light Van Drivers
• Mini Bus Drivers
• Porters
• Driver’s Mates
• Fork Lift Truck Drivers
• Warehouse Operatives

Whilst Driving is our core business we continue to develop our very successful on site managed service operation. This service has a proven track record which demonstrates our ability to provide an enhanced service, providing clear and tangible cost reductions whilst maintaining and improving the level of supply. In addition, we also offer a number of related services to our core activities:

• Training • Permanent placement. (Drivers)  
• Permanent placement. (Management)
• Training Workshops
• Client Needs Analysis


 Following repeat requests from within our current Client base to add logistics to our service offering. We have listened  and the summer of 2015 saw the culmination of months of planning and organisation to ensure the ‘go live’ date for our new logistics division proceeded according to plan . The team consists of Transport Professionals with decades of experience in the sector. We have the unique ability to supply many different types of vehicle; along with experienced, professional drivers, taken from our existing agency workforce. This affords us the option of meeting the many varying demands placed on your operation. We can support you with:- traction only, full rigs, bespoke one off hires, contract work, tautliners, fridges, flats and tilts. We also specialise in driver assessments and ongoing periodic training.

Logistics isn’t just something we do – It is ALL we do. So to ensure your reputation is in safe hands – speak to the specialists – speak to Drivers Direct Logistics.

The Team at Drivers Direct are determined to add value to Distribution and Logistics Recruitment, our team are 100% committed to ensuring we succeed and that our service is “DRIVEN BY PROFESSIONALS”.