We are now recruiting Collection, Delivery and Reserve drivers.
Do you want to be part of a growing business? Do you enjoy the freedom of being on the road?
If you answered yes to the questions above then Collection and Delivery Driver may be the job for you.
We are currently recruiting for Collection, Delivery and Reserve Drivers to support our growing business. This is a great opportunity for those with the required skills, passion and drive to join us. You can help us to grow our business, exceed our customer expectations and succeed in our goals.
As a Driver your day will typically start anything from 03:30am - 21:30pm on an ADHOC basis. Your day will start by planning your delivery route to a scheduled timed visit's with multi drop experience essential; we are looking for reliable, trustworthy staff who can deliver our customer promise.
Your responsibilities then include collecting and delivering pouches, parcels, tote boxes to small and large businesses in our portfolio. You will scan items on and off route to ensure tracking information is available to customers and colleagues. You must enjoy driving, even at peak hours and be able to lift and carry parcels weighing up to 30kg and be willing to work paid overtime including possible Saturday overtime.
We are looking for positive team players who are willing and flexible enough to help colleagues ensure that all our customers get their items to their customers on time. You must enjoy customer interaction; have great communication/interpersonal skills which will help us deliver our usual excellent customer service.
You will require the following;
- A full UK manual driving licence (in your current UK address), with no more than 6 penalty points is essential but ideally a clean licence is preferred, please note you will be required to show this at assessment.
- Your driving licence must cover vehicles up to 3.5 tonnes and/or 7.5 tonnes (Category C1)
This role requires you to work in a high security environment. If successful at interview, you can therefore typically expect to have a waiting period of up to 12 weeks while your application goes through our screening process. This process includes collecting references for your employment history in the last 5 years and also the completion of Financial Security Checks. Unfortunately if you have been the subject of bankruptcy proceedings, a county court judgement or have an Individual Voluntary Agreement (IVA) in the past 6 years you will not be eligible to apply for this vacancy.