Why use us

Countrywide Recruitment has an unrivalled direct experience, knowledge and understanding of the logistics industry, its people and how it works; we are a business established and run by “a haulage guy working in recruitment, not a recruitment guy working in haulage”.

We offer a complete recruitment service for logistics personnel, from driver agency services to supply of warehouse staff, handling everything from fully managed driver and logistics personnel services to one-off temporary driver needs.

Using Countrywide will deliver:

  • Cost reduction for the client through efficient, all-encompassing recruitment & management of driver & logistics personnel.
  • Fast response to need with driver availability 24/7
  • The right person for the job every time, with experienced professional drivers for every haulage application & vehicle type
  • Flexibility for the client through packages tailored to meet specific operational needs
  • For drivers, an honest and consistent driver agency recruitment with the best pay & conditions packages

Above all, using Countrywide will deliver the peace of mind which comes from knowing your drivers and staff are fully up to the job, supplied and managed by a specialist company that knows the business.
THE COUNTRYWIDE CONFIDENCE CHECKLIST

We’ve seen it all in our 30-plus years of working in the haulage industry – the good, the indifferent and the absolutely awful in levels of driver agency service.

Which is why we established Countrywide; to provide a consistently high quality, reliable driver agency and logistics recruitment service which delivers the right people for the job, every time.

Your confidence in Countrywide is assured through our ethical foundations, good business practice and the transparency of our operations, an approach underpinned by our commitment to ensure:

  • Fast response to any client situation with a proven 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year availability
  • Experienced, appropriately qualified, professional drivers for every client placement
  • An effective, in-depth pre-registration and assessment process for all personnel supplied, driving or non-driving
  • Driver personnel Induction including Literacy, Health & Safety, Tachograph and Drivers Digital Card
  • Employers & Public Liability / Drivers Negligence Insurance / Professional Indemnity
  • An effective, flexible rate system, developed and implemented specifically to reflect each individual client company’s working environment.
  • The highest standards of service throughout our business with careful attention to detail
  • Our own in-house payroll service for our drivers
  • All of our drivers receive full employment benefits and above average hourly BOOK.
  • Our drivers are well presented and uniformed

Our approach is seen to foster loyalty, reliability and higher standards in the personnel we place within a company.