Driver - Faringdon

Posted 12 June 2024
Salary Up to £12 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Operations
Contact NameKim Bennett

Job description

On behalf of our client, one of the world's largest technology companies, we are recruiting a driver to work on an exciting project, capturing imagery from cars that will be available for the whole world to view online. This is for Faringdon.


  • You will be responsible for driving a vehicle that has been modified with camera and computer equipment.
  • Working in specific areas you will be tasked to drive all public roads in your given area most efficiently, capturing images whilst you are driving.
  • Reporting any technical issues directly to the client immediately.
  • Reporting all mechanical issues with the car as soon as they happen.
  • Complete all daily and weekly reports in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Report all hours worked accurately.
  • During your day-to-day work you will be in contact with members of the public so you must have excellent communication skills and be able to keep calm in situations.
  • You must be able to complete daily/weekly maintenance checks on the car.


  • Previous driving experience preferred, although not essential
  • A full, clean UK driving license and live in the local or the surrounding area
  • A clear criminal record - a check will need to be completed
  • Be available to start the project straight away
  • You must have safe car storage at home, locked in a garage overnight or on your driveway with the camera equipment removed.
  • Have flexibility on the hours that you work due to weather conditions
  • Have a Smartphone and data plan for daily/weekly reporting
  • You must be comfortable being able to climb onto the roof of the car to access the equipment during each working day
  • Be available to work and stay away from home occasionally, staying in a hotel when required

This is an immediate start contract role that will be a rolling monthly contract. It is paying £12 per hour.

This is a self-employed contract vacancy. In this contract, you would be responsible for submitting your self-assessment tax return.

You do not need your own vehicle to apply for this position, you will be issued with a vehicle.