Van Driver

Location Clapham
Contact name: David Read

Contact email: david.read@thetimbergroup.co.uk
Job ref: 032316
Published: 13 days ago

Job Summary:

The role of Van Driver is to provide a timely, friendly and dependable delivery service to our customers. Act as an ambassador of the company, working as part of a team ensuring that our customers’ expectations are not just met, but exceeded.  

 

Tasks & Activities:

  • Provide an efficient, timely and dependable delivery service
  • Ensure that the vehicle is road worthy by carrying out appropriate checks on a routine basis
  • Ensure that the vehicle is driven and maintained in an appropriate and courteous manner and in line with legislation, health and safety guidelines and company policy
  • Report any vehicle defects immediately to line/branch manager
  • Ensure that any essential documents are completed in a timely and efficient manner
  • Build effective working relationships with customers
  • Responsible for ensuring all orders are correctly loaded onto the vehicle in line with health and safety procedures and proper documentation is completed prior to departure in order that goods can be tracked
  • Ensure that delivery notes have correct signatures as per company policy
  • Actively safeguard against theft of company goods or property by being security conscious always
  • To perform any other duties as may be deemed necessary or as may be required by the company

Skills & Experience:

 

Essential:

  • Full manual driver’s license
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Good prioritisation skills

Desirable:

  • Experience of working within a Builder’s Merchants