Courier Jobs

Courier Jobs Overview


Courier as a job title encompasses a variety of positions that all have elements relating to logistics in industries and sectors such as medicine and health care, education, and government services. Couriers often enjoy considerable flexibility and self-direction as well as a working environment where they may not be required to engage directly or frequently with the public; they deliver supplies to contacts at businesses, hospitals, government agencies and other vendors of services. Workers occupying this position follow precise procedures for handling cargo, especially when delivering medical products.

Courier Job Education Requirements and Qualifications


Most courier or delivery driver positions require little more than a high school diploma or GED. Important qualifications may include possession of a valid driver's license, a safe driving record and vehicle insurance. Some positions may also wish for applicants to have a good criminal record with the ability to pass a background check or other pre-employment screening. Previous courier or delivery experience is highly desirable as well. Some positions may require the ability to lift a certain amount of weight, usually 50 or 55 pounds. For medical couriers, this may not be the case. These requirements will vary depending on the specific position and employer; however, an applicant's driving record and license will be essential factors for success in being hired as a courier.

Courier Job Market


The current market trend for couriers indicates that this occupation will experience a mild decline between now and 2020. This slightly downward prediction is less pronounced for those who specialize in local express delivery. Similar positions include Local Delivery Driver jobs.

Courier Job Salaries


Nationally, the median salary for a courier is $37,000 per year. Salaries for this job title are influenced by numerous factors, including geographical location, industry and experience. Jobs are most plentiful in urban or other high-density areas. In general, the top earners are those affiliated with the postal service, wired telecommunications carriers and durable goods wholesalers.
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680 Courier jobs found on Monster.

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DELIVERY DRIVERS-COURIERS/ INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS Seeking professional and quality driven independent contractors/owner operators with reliable car, minivan, small SUV or wagon for same day deliveries in the Jacksonville area. Must have excellent MVR/ no criminal history. 877-476-4555 www.fleetgistics.com...
COURIERS / DRIVERS A third party logistics provider is searching for courier/couriers. You must be at least 23 years old. You must have a valid license and a clean driving record Pre-Qualifying Questions and Information Will you pass a drug screening process Will you pass random drug tests Have you ever been charged with a crime Do you have any criminal history Email resume to pompey.mansi...
Headquartered in Palo Alto, Theranos, Inc. is a consumer healthcare technology company. Theranos’ clinical laboratory offers comprehensive laboratory tests from samples as small as a few drops of blood at unprecedented low prices. Founded in 2003 by Elizabeth Holmes, Theranos’ mission is to make actionable health information accessible to people everywhere in the world at the time it matters, enab...
Courier/Driver QUICKSILVER EXPRESS COURIER Is now hiring 1st & 2nd shift drivers with their own vehicles. SM Trucks and minivans preferred. Work for the largest courier in MN. More deliveries per driver. If you like driving make it profitable with Quicksilver! • Start near home w/ your vehicle • $1000 hiring bonus for your vehicle • Employee Status • No Driver Fees • Paid Training • Paid V...
Location: MO - Kansas City Relocation Provided: No Relocation Offered Education Required: GED Experience Required: Not Indicated Position Description: The courier will be responsible for driving to customer locations to deliver/retrieve items that require secure, environmentally controlled storage. • Collects containers in various forms (size/weight) and returns to the company. • Ensures al...
FedEx is widely acknowledged as a world-class company. We are honored and proud to be consistently recognized as a great place to work, a technology innovator and one of the world's most admired and respected companies. To operate company vehicles and provide courteous and efficient delivery and pick-up of packages; to check shipments for conformance to FedEx features of service; to provide relat...
ProPath, a high-volume pathology practice, located in Dallas, Texas, is seeking a Courier. You will be responsible for providing pick up and delivery of specimens, slides, blocks and reports in a timely and courteous manner. Requirements: The ideal candidate will have a minimum of one year of driving experience, a good driving record and a valid driver’s license is required. High School diploma ...
Access Information Protected is recognized as the largest independent records storage and information management provider in the United States. At this time they are seeking Couriers for their 'Aiea, HI location. Couriers are the public face of Access Information Management. They are responsible for the safe and legal driving of Access vehicles and coordinating the delivery and pick up of critica...
Description Des Peres Hospital is currently seeking a Hospital Transporter/Driver who provides internal and external transportation services to patients, equipment and other items as directed. All functions are performed promptly, effectively and efficiently, observing infection control and patient safety guidelines at all times. Qualifications EDUCATION AND TRAINING: High school graduate or e...
Phillips Office Solutions, located out of Middletown, PA, is seeking candidates for their Document Services Team to handle a variety of tasks including driving/courier responsibilities and handling print jobs as well as other miscellaneous tasks as assigned by management. This is a full-time position and requires both light to moderate computer skills and the ability to lift in excess of 30 pound...
Manpower is recruiting for a part-time Mail Courier position for a long-term temporary position at the Perrigo company. Job responsibilities will include: picking up and delivering documents, packages, and other items between offices and throughout the Perrigo campus. This person will also train to work in the Mail Center and will sort and process mail. This work schedule requires being able to wo...
Company Description Founded in 1972, Compex Legal Services, Inc. is an industry leader in litigation support services to law firms and insurance carriers. Having pioneered a number of advances in the industry, our product lines include record retrieval, court reporting, and on-line document management. At Compex, we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality service and value to each client...
COURIER/DRIVERS A third party logistics provider is searching for courier/drivers. You must be at least 23 years old. You must have a valid license and a clean driving record. Pre-qualifying questions and information: Will you pass a drug screening process? Will you pass random drug tests? Have you ever been charged with a crime? Do you have any criminal history? Email resume to: pompey.mansilla...
DRIVERS NEEDED Express Courier has immediate need for Owner Operators of Cars, SUVs, Mini Vans Clean driving record. Background check conducted. ***********************For More Information Please Call: (901) 521-8282 Opt#5 Posting provided by:...
Job Objective The Courier is responsible for picking up mail, bills of lading and completed orders from the markets terminals to ensure we are properly getting our customers billed. Job Functions The following are essential job functions: Read production schedules, customer orders, and work orders, shipping orders or requisitions to determine items to be moved, gathered or distributed. Convey...
Location: MI_Detroit Relocation Provided: No Relocation Offered Education Required: GED Experience Required: Not Indicated Position Description: The courier will be responsible for driving to customer locations to deliver/retrieve items that require secure, environmentally controlled storage. • Collects containers in various forms (size/weight) and returns to the company. • Ensures all cont...
Location: IL_Schaumburg Relocation Provided: No Relocation Offered Education Required: GED Experience Required: Not Indicated Position Description: The courier will be responsible for driving to customer locations to deliver/retrieve items that require secure, environmentally controlled storage. • Collects containers in various forms (size/weight) and returns to the company. • Ensures all c...
COURIER/DELIVERY Driver-FT/PT-On call/ Apply 2353 Cepheus Ct...
Company Confidential Lowell, MA
Courierboard.com Dispatcher - Courier company Dispatcher for Courier Company (Delivery Company) compensation: Salary Courier Company located in Lowell area is seeking a dispatcher who will organize, coordinate, and dispatch drivers. Must be able to work under pressure and have great customer service skills and significant knowledge of the Massachusetts area. Position will require a high leve...
Postmates is a rapidly growing company that is transforming the way local goods move around a city. We connect people who need something delivered with our fleet of awesome Postmates couriers, who purchase and deliver local items. We’re looking for friendly, energetic and customer service-oriented people to join our Postmates community. All you need is a bike, scooter, car, truck, or motorcycle. ...

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Courier

Salaries

$20,000.00 - $45,760.00
Typical Salary for Courier
(101 Respondents)
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Education / Training

High School
26%
Bachelor's
26%
Some College Coursework Completed
24.7%
Associates
9.6%
Certification
8.2%
Vocational
2.7%
(73 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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