3.5 tonne van driver

  • Job ref: 049/01249
  • Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £10.09 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Oxford
  • Date posted: 29 April 2021

Job details

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Oxford, Oxfordshire
  • Job Ref: 049/01249
  • Salary: 10.09 per hour

MULTI DROP VAN DRIVER – 9 weeks Temp to Perm

  • Location: You must be based in either the OX1 or OX2 Postcode
  • Link Point for collection of daily stock: Upper Heyford Airbase (using the company van)
  • Pay rate: £10.09 per hour PAYE Adv

About The Role

Multi Drop Van Driver – 48 hours Monday to Saturday 0700 hours daily start time

Our clients service centres play a pivotal role in the success of their business and are responsible for ensuring that they deliver potentially life saving medicines to an extensive network of local customers on a twice daily basis, 20-25 drops in the morning and 15-20 drops in the afternoon.  This job ensures the speedy, efficient and accurate delivery of assembled products and invoices to each and every customer.

As the daily point of contact with our clients customers, it is essential that you ensure their deliveries are accurate and report any shortages or errors promptly and ensuring all paperwork is kept up to date. It is extremely important that you maintain a safe a competent standard of driving, observing speed limits and other traffic signs and giving due regard to other road users.  Not only is this important for Health and Safety reasons but you will be the face of our clients company whilst in the public eye.

Upon shortlisting for interview, we will arrange an assessment day for you which will include an interview, a Driver Assessment and Risk Profiling Assessment on the virtual drive system.  This assessment is not paid and will be in Hinckley, Leicestershire

After completing a 9 week temp to perm contract with our client your full time salary will be £10.95 per hour (PAYE)

About You

As well as a full, clean UK driving license, you will have a smart appearance, excellent written and verbal communication skills and a positive attitude to customer care.  Ideally you will have previous experience as a Delivery Driver, Van Driver, Multi Drop Delivery Driver, LGV Driver or similar.

 About The Company

 Our client is a leading distributor and wholesaler of pharmaceutical, medical and healthcare products, serving over 16,200 pharmacies, hospitals and dispensing doctors throughout the UK on a twice daily basis.

They play a vital role in the medical supply chain and it’s your responsibility to offer a reliable service that ensures their customers receive the right product, in the right place, at the right time.

The successful candidate will join the team and benefit from 4 weeks paid Holiday plus Bank Holidays per annum rising with length of service to a maximum of 6 weeks paid Holiday plus Bank Holidays. Our client has a Company Sick Pay Scheme and after 3 months, your entitled to a Boots Discount Card. They also offer Long Service Awards, Eye Care and Child Care Vouchers, Costco Membership, Pension Scheme, Cycle to Work Scheme and a host of other benefits through their Perks at Work Scheme.

What we do for you

Driver Hire Oxford is recruiting on behalf of our client to find their next new team member. We provide varied work but it’s more than just “an agency” job with us. We offer a warm and friendly place to work and we’re proud of the fact that in our latest satisfaction survey, 97% of candidates said they were proud to work for Driver Hire, 95% rated the level of respect received as Excellent/Good and nearly two thirds (64%) said they would ‘definitely’ recommend working for us.

Apply today!

If you have read this and feel you fit the criteria, get in touch! Apply online or give our friendly team a call on 01865 798 998.

 

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