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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520 Courier jobs found on Monster.

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If you can answer yes to the following questions we would like to speak to you! Do you have a valid driver’s license and a fairly clean driving record? Can you comfortably lift 70 pounds? Can you pass a criminal background check and drug test? Canon Business Process Services is currently seeking a PART-TIMEDriver/ Courier to deliver heavy Mail bins and packages between multiple sites in Valley For...
Automated Records Centre, a leader in the information management industry, is currently seeking an enthusiastic individual to join our winning team. We are currently seeking to fill the position of courier. The successful candidate must be at least 21 years of age with a valid driver's license, and a minimum of two years work experience. This position requires the ability to lift 40-80 pounds on a...
Company Confidential San Antonio, TX
COURIER Agente Communications, Inc , Agente Communications, Inc is looking for an experienced Courier in the San Antonio area. Reliable vehicle necessary Computer and printer required GPS preferred Call 972.702.8600 For more information visit our website at: agente communications.com...
CDL-B Courier Opportunity with Iron Mountain. Northborough and Somerville areas. Local Route, FT, Benefits, Paid Holidays. Email resumes to: *****...
COURIER DRIVERS Needed for regional deliveries of specialty pharmaceuticals. All weather rotating shifts, clean driving record and background check a must. Fax resume to 814-836-0484 any time. Brief questions call 814-836-0207 10am-1pm....
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:...
Company Confidential Boston, MA, 02108
COURIER - Medical Great opportunity for individual with professional appearance & excellent customer service skills to service medical accounts. Must have dependable vehicle. Daytime, weekend, evening and overnight shifts avail. Apply online at: millersexpress.com or fax resume: 781-784-1603...
Quicksilver Express Courier Saint Paul, MN, 55101
Courier/​Driver 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 Vacation • Guaranteed Earnings...
Company Confidential Glen Rock, NJ, 07452
Our company is a growing management company expanding for new talents. Position opening – full time role: Courier ($14-$16/hr) · Daily pickups and deliveries · Requires timely and efficient delivery of packages · Organized and able to sort items for efficient delivery · Outstanding communication skills – telephone, two-way radio, or in person · Able to follow operational, security, and safety poli...
General Summary: Looking for an aggressive individual who will achieve maximum sales profitability by selling the company's services. Personally contacts and secures new business accounts/customers. Core Functions: Promotes/sells/secures orders from prospective customers through a relationship-based approach. Details of Functions: Establishes, develops and maintains business relationships with cur...
Company Confidential Jacksonville, FL
Courierboard.com Sales Representative - Courier company - Jacksonville, Florida Details General Summary: Achieves maximum sales profitability, growth and account penetration within an assigned territory and/or market segment by effectively selling the company’s services. Personally contact and secures new business accounts/customers. CORE FUNCTIONS: • Promotes/sells/secures orders from existing an...
JOB TITLE: Courier Driver - Associate I, Pharmacy Services & Delivery - Temporary At Cardinal Health, we're developing the innovative products and services that make healthcare safer and more productive. Join a growing, global company genuinely committed to making a difference for our customers and communities. Function: Pharmacy Operations Family: Pharmacy Services & Delivery This position is tem...
COURIER Golden State Overnight seeks delivery & pick up courier for Eureka area. Must be 21, clean DMV and own a van or truck w/shell. Call (800)322-5555 ext. 0352 for details....
Clinical Pathology Laboratories Southeast , a division of Sonic Healthcare, is interested in adding an experienced laboratory courier to the team in the Naples and Fort Myers area to work 35 hours per week. If you have 1-3 years of professional driving experience, we would like to speak with you. Sonic is the 3rd largest provider of medical diagnostics in the world with $8.5 million dollars in bus...
Company Confidential East Point, GA, 30344
This immediate opening is for an EXPERIENCED city dispatcher. Company is a 24/7 wholesale courier service located in Atlanta near Hartsfield International Airport, and operating since 1985. In addition to prior dispatch experience, applicants should be familiar with the on-demand or ASAP industry, transportation software systems, and have excellent computer/internet skills. Post-9/11 experience wi...
JOB TITLE: Courier Driver - Associate I, Pharmacy Services & Delivery At Cardinal Health, we're developing the innovative products and services that make healthcare safer and more productive. Join a growing, global company genuinely committed to making a difference for our customers and communities. Function: Pharmacy Operations Family: Pharmacy Services & Delivery This position is 20 hours a week...
Bakersfield, 93309
Courier Entry level FT w/ benefits Fast paced environment Customer service exp a plus Send resume and salary history to: mmcguire@ cbccusa.com or fax to 661-616-1680 apply by 7/9/14 No phone calls please EOE...
JOB TITLE: Courier Driver - Associate I, Pharmacy Services & Delivery At Cardinal Health, we're developing the innovative products and services that make healthcare safer and more productive. Join a growing, global company genuinely committed to making a difference for our customers and communities. Function: Pharmacy Operations Family: Pharmacy Services & Delivery This position is part-time, 25 h...
JOB TITLE: Courier Driver - Associate I, Pharmacy Services & Delivery At Cardinal Health, we're developing the innovative products and services that make healthcare safer and more productive. Join a growing, global company genuinely committed to making a difference for our customers and communities. Function: Pharmacy Operations Family: Pharmacy Services & Delivery This position is full-time and i...
JOB TITLE: Courier Driver - Associate I, Pharmacy Services & Delivery At Cardinal Health, we're developing the innovative products and services that make healthcare safer and more productive. Join a growing, global company genuinely committed to making a difference for our customers and communities. Function: Pharmacy Operations Family: Pharmacy Services & Delivery This position is part-time, 32 h...
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Courier

Salaries

$20,000.00 - $45,760.00
Typical Salary for Courier
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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%
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