Multi-Drop Delivery Drivers

Wiltshire, Swindon
£8.00 - £8.40 per annum + overtime, holiday and benefits
16 Feb 2018
16 Mar 2018
Manpower UK
Job Type
Manpower are recruiting for Cat B/Van Drivers to deliver and collect parcels on a multi-drop basis within a defined geographical area for one of the UK's leading delivery companies. You will be providing excellent customer service in a front facing role, representing our client to the general public. The shifts will be 5/6 days Monday - Saturday and you will be on a set route each day. Start times vary from 9am - 11:30am. Rates of pay start at £8.00 and go to £8.40 when at parity or permanent. The opportunities are on a temporary to permanent basis for successful candidates after 12 weeks therefore you should be fully committed to the temporary assignment with a desire to secure a permanent career.

These positions will require two days of training which goes live on Thursday 22nd March. If you are successful with the training, you will be starting the following week on Monday 26th March.

Responsibilities Include:
* Maintaining integrity and ownership when handling packages, to make certain product is securely delivered to the correct address
* Completing assigned deliveries within time allocated on the designated route. Initiative, knowledge and skill should be used to anticipate and resolve any day to day issues
* Ensuring scanning compliance at all times with the accurate use of the hand held terminals
* Accurate completion of all relevant paperwork
* Ensuring all activities are undertaken in accordance with appropriate security and Health and Safety legislation and policies
* Maintain a clean and tidy appearance together with a professional courteous manner to all customers and colleagues
* Maintaining contact with the depot, ensuring any issues are communicated throughout the day
* Loading and unloading of vehicles, vehicle compliance and daily checks.
* Where necessary some warehouse duties will be required to meet the needs of the business, along with the manual handling of heavier and large items
* Liaise with internal and external support services within the agreed SLA to resolve daily issues affecting daily service.

Skills & Experience
* Experience of driving a light commercial vehicle and currently hold a valid category driving licence (with not more than 6 points)
* Experience of multi-drop deliveries (upwards of 20 stops per day)
* Ability to deliver good customer service
* Organised and able to work on own initiative
* Good geographical awareness and/or map reading skills
* Knowledge of working time directive.

If you are interested in this position, please contact Harriet on 01189 553284 or apply today!

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