Trade Plate Driver – Purfleet


ECM (VDS) Ltd is a Vehicle Transporter Company that deliver vehicles nationwide for a variety motor manufacturers and customers. 

ECM are currently recruiting for full-time professional and experienced trade plate drivers, on a permanent contract basis. You will work within the Corporate Deliveries Department and our goal is to provide the very best possible delivery service for our customers.

The ideal candidate will have a positive can-do attitude, be patient, well-presented, polite, courteous, organised, and willing to go above and beyond to provide the required exceptional service. The average hours will be 8 per day, 40 per week, however flexibility is crucial with this role as start/finish times will vary from day to day.

A typical day will involve collection of new and used vehicles from our compounds, and delivery to end customers (business and private), retailers, auction sites or hire car companies. A handover of the vehicle’s controls and functions will then need to be provided to the customer. An excellent attention to detail is required for initial inspection of the vehicle, and completion of collection/delivery paperwork.

Full product training will be provided to give you the tools you need to deliver a premium service to match our customer’s prestigious brand identities. Previous trade plate experience is essential. We will not accept anyone with more than 3 penalty points or with a DR pr DD licence endorsement.

Why work for ECM?

  • Full-time permanent employment
  • Salary paid monthly
  • Travel expenses to travel between jobs (reimbursed weekly)
  • Monday-Friday working week (weekend working may be required with prior notice)
  • Trade plates and insurance provided
  • Company uniform provided
  • Company mobile phone provided.
  • Office support/ground staff support at collection locations 20 days holiday (plus bank holidays) – full-time.

If you feel you have the right work ethic, attitude and enthusiasm then please send us a completed application form, which includes your experience and why you would be the ideal candidate for this role.

Visit our website at to print off guidance notes and an application form which can be sent to the Personnel Department at ECM, The Airport, Carlisle, CA6 4NW (01228 712012) or emailed to .

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