Our client a large local family run business and are always looking for committed and passionate people to join the talented team as a C1 Driver. This is a 12-week temporary to permanent position for the right candidate with hours worked Monday to Friday with 0800 starts, the position is to deliver a variety of products to a from customers addresses.
Multidrop deliveries of gardening supplies will be expected however our client also stocks furniture and clothing, plus a farm shop selling local produce. The company started over 123 years ago and was originally a family run farm, what began as a simple passion for the outdoors and desire to help the community has now grown to be the top destination for this type of product in the South West. Due to the expansion but continued local focus, our client is now a 4th generation Family business.
• Essential that you make visual checks of the vehicle to check for any obvious damage, incorrect tyre pressures, and tyre tread, this is to be reported if in any doubt.
• Efficient, careful driving to ensure delivery of products in a professional, compliant way.
• Customer Service at a satisfactory level, making the difference to each customers day.
• Be part of an overall team and giving a helping hand where necessary.
• A quick learner also a quality which will help you within this role and enhance your product knowledge, a good trait to have.
To be successful in the role you will need:
• Have previously worked as a C1 Driver, 7.5-ton Driver, Courier, Multidrop driver, Home delivery driver.
• A Valid C1 Licence with no more than 6 points, Driver Card and Driver Qualification Card.
• A polite and friendly manner with customers and the general public, always.
• Be physically fit and happy with manual labour including working as part of a team and be hand on in all scenarios.
• To be punctual and reliable at all time, a quick response is key for the role.
• We offer a full PAYE package for drivers
• Up to 28 days paid holiday
• Company pension scheme on agency
• Personal consultant
• Uncapped paid referral scheme
• Other company rewards and schemes throughout the year
We have various roles available in this sector and others if you would like to talk with one of our personal consultants either about this role or others which we may have that is suitable for you please don’t hesitate to contact us.