7.5tonne driver

Posted 25/06/2024 by VTA Recruitment

United Kingdom

Our client is looking for 7.5tonne drivers with experience in home deliveries and lifting heavy goods?

This is not just a driving role.  the ability to lift and manoeuvre heavy items of furniture every day, so manual handling experience is essential.

As part of a two-person delivery team our Customer Delivery Drivers will deliver mattresses, bed frames and furniture products into customers’ homes and may help to assemble the products in their room of choice.

7.5 tonne Customer Delivery Driver – Monday to Friday 6am starts based on a 48hrs contract paying £13.96ph + benefits.

So, what will you do?

Lift and manoeuvre customers’ orders including beds, mattresses and/or bedroom furniture to the room of the customers choice as part of a 2-man delivery team. Ensuring all packaging is removed.

Engage all customers by communicating in a warm, friendly and professional manner, ensuring they are left with a positive impression of our service, and doing all you can to deliver a great customer experience.

Complete your deliveries on time, to schedule and most importantly ensuring your customers are left happy, keeping your customer informed by calling ahead.

Use the PDA scanner and complete paperwork to ensure customers’ orders are delivered correctly, promptly and accurately, and working with warehouse and cross dock teams as necessary to ensure products are loaded and delivered safely without damage.

Ensure your vehicle is clean and fit for the next delivery, monitoring for roadworthiness and reporting any defects, ensuring compliance with all transport legal requirements.

To Apply -

You must have a UK driving licence Cat C1 along with a valid driver’s CPC DQ card / valid driver’s digital card

Previous commercial driving experience in a 7.5t vehicle (new Passes are considered and welcome to apply)

Previous experience and understanding of using digital tachographs

Ability to lift and manoeuvre heavy items of furniture with manual handling experience is essential

Desirable experience of using a PDA

Please note that for insurance purposes you should be aged 21 years or over.

Apply now!!

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