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Courier/Driver

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Job ID:

122749

Location:

Middlesex 

Salary:

£19,000.00 per year
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Job Views:

1

Posted:

14/03/2019
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Job Description:

A new position is available for a courier/driver for this well established international courier company based in Hayes.

Previous courier/driver knowledge is required.

Salary: 19k per annum, subject to experience

Hours: 1hrs Monday to Friday, 30 minlunchbreak per day unpaid

1 in 6 weekend on call where business dictates (paid time and a half)

Annual leave: 20 days per annum (plus bank holidays x 8)

Job Summary:

Delivering and collecting from clients / 3rd party in and around London City / Central London postcodes

  • Ad hoc cover of other runs in London and local areas where required

  • Lodging / collecting at wholesale agents and airlines in Colnbrook/Heathrow in accordance with cut offs and timelines given

  • Checking and scanning consignments on to vehicle at time of collection

  • Ensuring accurate recording of POD information upon delivery using handheld device/manual where necessary

  • Making visual inspection of all consignments at time of collection to ensure adequate packaging / address is clear and concise

  • Notifying office immediately of any discrepancies on collections / problem deliveries

  • Building relationships with clients by maintaining a professional and courteous manner at all times

  • Liaising with transport/operations to ensure maximum efficiency during working day

  • Unloading of vehicle upon arrival at Hayes facility, sorting the shipments in accordance to their destination and service type

  • Assisting Operations team during evening operation; weighing and measuring packages / bagging up / data processing / labelling

  • To maintain a safe level of driving at all times, keeping traffic offences / fines and accidents to a minimum

  • Ensuring van is kept clean and tidy at all times

  • Company attire to be worn at all times (when provided)

  • Vehicle check sheet to be completed on a daily basis

  • Adhere to all company Policies at all times

Skills & Attributes:

  • Delivery driver, 1 year preferred (knowledge of City / West End preferred)
  • A full clean driving licence

  • Able to adhere to the UK Domestic Driving Rules

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Good team player

  • Flexible, friendly and professional attitude

  • Work well and efficiently under pressure

  • Capable of adapting to different on an ad hoc basis

Company Info
Divalentinecalver Recruitment Ltd

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Divalentinecalver Recruitment Ltd

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Courier/Driver

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Job ID:

122749

Location:

Middlesex 

Salary:

£19,000.00 per year
col-narrow-right 

Job Views:

1

Posted:

14/03/2019
col-wide 

Job Description:

A new position is available for a courier/driver for this well established international courier company based in Hayes.

Previous courier/driver knowledge is required.

Salary: 19k per annum, subject to experience

Hours: 1hrs Monday to Friday, 30 minlunchbreak per day unpaid

1 in 6 weekend on call where business dictates (paid time and a half)

Annual leave: 20 days per annum (plus bank holidays x 8)

Job Summary:

Delivering and collecting from clients / 3rd party in and around London City / Central London postcodes

  • Ad hoc cover of other runs in London and local areas where required

  • Lodging / collecting at wholesale agents and airlines in Colnbrook/Heathrow in accordance with cut offs and timelines given

  • Checking and scanning consignments on to vehicle at time of collection

  • Ensuring accurate recording of POD information upon delivery using handheld device/manual where necessary

  • Making visual inspection of all consignments at time of collection to ensure adequate packaging / address is clear and concise

  • Notifying office immediately of any discrepancies on collections / problem deliveries

  • Building relationships with clients by maintaining a professional and courteous manner at all times

  • Liaising with transport/operations to ensure maximum efficiency during working day

  • Unloading of vehicle upon arrival at Hayes facility, sorting the shipments in accordance to their destination and service type

  • Assisting Operations team during evening operation; weighing and measuring packages / bagging up / data processing / labelling

  • To maintain a safe level of driving at all times, keeping traffic offences / fines and accidents to a minimum

  • Ensuring van is kept clean and tidy at all times

  • Company attire to be worn at all times (when provided)

  • Vehicle check sheet to be completed on a daily basis

  • Adhere to all company Policies at all times

Skills & Attributes:

  • Delivery driver, 1 year preferred (knowledge of City / West End preferred)
  • A full clean driving licence

  • Able to adhere to the UK Domestic Driving Rules

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Good team player

  • Flexible, friendly and professional attitude

  • Work well and efficiently under pressure

  • Capable of adapting to different on an ad hoc basis