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Van Driver

Employer
Undisclosed Company
Location
Bristol
Salary
£26000 - £27000 per annum + 1x5 OT Rate
Closing date
4 Apr 2024

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Sector
Driving and Logistics
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time

Job Title: Van Delivery Driver
Location: Bristol Avonmouth, BS11 9HU
Annual Salary: £27,000
Shift Pattern: Monday - Friday
Shift Times: 08:00 - 17:00
Working Hours: 40 hours

About the Company:
Manpower is hiring a permanent van driver for our fantastic client, offering brand new facilities, kit, and a chance to be a part of a growing company making a difference!

Our client believes that yesterday's cooking oils should become tomorrow's energy and that business waste can be recycled into green energy to power festivals or simply help to support our National Grid.

Through pioneering technology, they are able to recover a waste product that previously went down the drain and turn it into a source of income for your business, while keeping your kitchen and waterways clean and efficient.

What you'll need to do:

  • Transport used cooking oil from one location to another in a safe and efficient manner, ensuring that the load is properly loaded, secured, and unloaded at the destination
  • Delivering Fresh oil to the catering/restaurant trade
  • Due to the nature of the role, you will need to be capable of lifting up to 55kg
  • Take an active role in assisting the generation of new business by handing out leaflets, introducing the company to new customers, quoting prices, and supporting telesales for follow up calls
  • Pre-trip inspection of the vehicle to ensure that it is in proper working order and complies with safety regulations and maintaining accurate records of mileage, fuel consumption, and any issues that occur during transport
  • Communicating with dispatch and customers to provide updates on delivery times and any issues that arise during transport

What we'll need from you:

  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • No more than 3 penalty points
  • Experience of Driving Van's in the UK with exceptional knowledge of UK roadways, laws, and regulations
  • Excellent Communication skills and be able to effectively communicate with the Transport Office, customers, and other drivers on the road
  • Be professional in their demeanour, appearance and conduct with a strong focus on customer service
  • Awareness of safety regulations relating to driving a vehicle and health and safety in the workplace
  • Ability to problem solve and be able to demonstrate examples as to when they have handled unexpected situations
  • You should have a strong work ethic, be reliable and flexible in your schedule, as the job may require you to work long hours, nights, weekends, and holidays


Benefits:

  • Upon completion of probation period and vacancy requirements a willingness to train towards 7.5t license
  • We're committed to your professional development, offering you the opportunity to grow and excel in your career
  • Free Parking
  • Join our team, and together, we can make a positive impact on the environment and create a greener future!
  • Overtime at x 1.5 available (over 40 hours)


Please be aware a basic DBS check will be completed during the recruitment process!

If this sounds like it would suit you, then why not apply to be part of our rapidly expanding team and make a difference together!

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