Van Driver

Location
Stoke on Trent
Salary
£18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted
01 Dec 2017
Closes
29 Dec 2017
Ref
00076426
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The UK's leading suppliers of complete office solutions is currently recruiting for a Van Driver to assist their service team with deliveries and uplifts of office equipment to their business customers. Other duties would include assisting in maintaining the warehouse in an organised and efficient manner as well as setting up office equipment at customer's premises.

Duties and Responsibilities:

- Operate a long wheel based van or a vehicle equivalent in size and/or load capacity to transport goods to and from specified destinations, as directed.
- Fuel the assigned vehicle using fuel card.
- Perform routine vehicle maintenance, such as checking oil, water, and tyres; report any non-routine problems or malfunctioning equipment to management.
- Perform daily pre-trip and post-trip vehicle inspections.
- Assist in the creation of appropriate van schedule and ensure the plan is deliverable/achievable within designated working hours.
- Read and interpret van schedule and assist/plan the most efficient route and service for customers.
- Provide a communication link between customers and staff.
- Operate assigned vehicle in a safe and courteous manner.
- Follow specified instructions, procedures, and standards for the efficient and safe operation of the vehicle.
- Conform to all local traffic laws and regulations governing the operation of a commercial van.
- Assist in maintaining the warehouse in an organised and efficient manner.
- Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
- Deliver/setup machines to "Green button dem"

A background in Deliveries/logistics would be beneficial but not necessary. Experience in co-ordinating workflow would also be beneficial.

Desired Skills/Attributes:
- Able to work under pressure
- Must have Customer Service skills
- Take ownership of problems
- Think logically and laterally
- Be a team player
- Drivers Licence (Full UK, clean)
- Must have excellent time-keeping and be well presented

Please email your CV via the link below. Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview.

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