Delivery Driver

London, UK
20 Sep 2019
28 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Delivery Driver/Coordinator


Salary £Competitive

London based (frequent travel to sites and offices across the UK will be required)

Full time (37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday)

MOLA is an archaeological contractor which has an office based in London and we work on construction sites predominantly in London, but also at other locations across the UK. These sites require tools and equipment to be delivered and archaeological material (finds, samples and human remains) to be transported back to the office for processing.

This role will involve driving the van to sites for deliveries and collections and being responsible for its schedule. It will also involve monitoring stock levels and alerting the administrator so they can order more. The role requires a good level of time management with the ability to prioritise tasks well. It provides the opportunity to meet and worth with lots of different people within the organisation

Ideally, we would like someone to start on Monday 30th October 2019 to allow for a handover period, but we are willing to negotiate start dates for the right applicant.

Essential criteria include:
  • Interest in and knowledge of archaeology
  • Full UK driving licence and willingness to drive company vehicles
  • Experience of working in teams to achieve timely results
  • Use of Microsoft IT packages, particularly Outlook and Excel
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, and the ability to communicate with staff at all levels within the organisation
  • Ability to work without close supervision
  • Strong time management skills, prioritising tasks effectively
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure

Desirable criteria include:
  • Use of Microsoft IT packages, particularly Outlook and Excel
  • Experience of commercial archaeological fieldwork, or working in a construction environment
  • Stock management
  • Driving company vehicles
  • Knowledge of London roads
  • Ability to pick up new IT systems quickly
  • Experience of working in teams to achieve timely results

What we offer you:

Along with a competitive salary, we offer:
  • 22 days annual leave (plus bank holidays), pro-rata, rising based on service length
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Life Assurance and Sickness Income Protection Policies
  • Free health care cash plan (including dependent children)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Season interest-free travel loan
  • Cycle scheme
  • Free access to many of London's museums and galleries (excluding ticketed events)

We are committed to mentoring and training staff at all levels in order to develop individual capability and enhance career prospects.

For full details of the required competencies and experience and to download the application form, please go to the MOLA careers site by clicking Apply.

Job Ref: DC0919L

Applications without an application form will not be considered.

Closing date: 23:59 on Sunday 29th September 2019

Please note: Early applications are advised as applications will be reviewed upon receipt and we may appoint someone to the post before the closing date.

All applicants must have the right to work in the UK without restrictions. Proof of eligibility will be required prior to commencement.

MOLA promotes diversity and equality of opportunity at all levels, and welcomes applications from people regardless of sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, age, or religion or belief.

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