Driver/Warehouse Person

We are currently recruiting a Driver/Warehouse Operative

The role includes:

  • driving one of our vans making deliveries
  • working in the warehouse
  • keeping your yard clean, tidy and well organised
  • supporting your team mates

 The role involves

  • loading our lorries 
  • driving our Forklift Truck
  • unloading our suppliers delivery vehicles
  • serving customers
  • working in the warehouse
  • keeping the yard clean, tidy and well organised
  • supporting your team mates
  • looking after the stock in the yard area

You need to:

  • have a really positive attitude
  • be physically fit as this is a demanding role
  • be reliable and enthusiastic
  • be happy to muck-in and do whatever needs doing
  • enjoy talking to lots of different people
  • have a driving licence
  • enjoy talking to lots of different people
  • enjoy working as part of a team
  • have good customer service
  • be happy to work outside in all weathers

A Forklift Truck licence is desirable. Training will be given

In return we offer great benefits like:

  • paid annual leave
  • a discretionary company bonus scheme
  • a generous staff discount scheme

The provision of a timely, friendly and dependable delivery service to our customers. Act as an ambassador of the business, working as part of a team ensuring that our customers’ expectations are not just met, but exceeded.
Key Responsibilities: To:
 Provide an efficient, timely and dependable delivery service.

 Undertake manual loading on and off vehicles

 Ensure that the vehicle is road worthy by carrying out appropriate checks on a routine basis.

 Ensure that the vehicle, crane or forklift is driven and maintained in an appropriate and courteous manner and in line with legislation, health and safety guidelines and company policy.

 Report any vehicle, crane or forklift defects immediately to line/branch manager.

 Ensure that tachograph and other essential documents are completed in a timely and efficient manner.

 Build effective working relationships with customers acting as an ambassador for the business.

 Responsible for ensuring all orders are correctly loaded onto the vehicle in line with health and safety procedures and proper documentation is completed prior to departure in order that goods can be tracked.

 Ensure that delivery notes have correct signatures as per company policy.

 Actively safeguard against theft of company goods or property by being security conscious at all times.

 To perform any other duties as may be deemed necessary or as may be required by the company.
Other Important Information
 Should be prepared to use initiative when delivering orders to ensure that the customer’s needs are met whilst not compromising health and safety regulations.  Should be willing to be flexible in duties undertaken e.g. warehouse duties, as and when required. 

 Must be prepared to fully support the Branch at the yearly stock-take.