Our logistics client has won a new contract and requires a 3.5t Luton Box van driver to work from their depot in Marston Gate, Ridgmont. The shifts are Monday to Friday, mainly early starts.
Your duties will include:
12-15 drops per day, dependant on location and distance of route
Delivering white goods to clients with the occasional collection of returns
Operating and being accountable for the handheld device used to record fuel usage, arrival/departure times and delivery
Being responsible for your vehicle from when you sign it out to when you sign it back in, including reporting any defects on your vehicle before and after your shift
Reporting immediately any accidents or incidences which occur
Providing the DVLA code every Monday for your drivers' licence to be checked
Always providing good customer service
Keeping in touch with the Transport office throughout the day
Keeping your vehicle tidy
Strictly adhering to driver regulations
Being mindful of the high value of the load you are moving and avoiding damage
Occasional delivery/collection after your route has finished to assist Transport
In order to comply with our client's insurance, you will need the following:
Valid British drivers licence with entitlement to drive 3.5T vehicles
Must be 21 years old and over
No DD, DR or CU endorsements
Minimum 2 years recent delivery experience in the UK
The hourly pay rate is £8.26 per hour with a minimum of 8 hours is paid per day. Any additional tasks requested by Transport within the 8 hour period must be accepted to receive the full pay, e.g. taking a van for its service, a local delivery or collection.
In applying for the job you are confirming that you are available for a long-term assignment.
The site is not accessible by public transport so your own mode of transport is essential. Free parking is provided.