Full Time-Permanent-Despatcher/Van Driver-Exeter-23000K Per Annum

  • Job ref: 042/00962
  • Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Location: Exeter
  • Salary: £23,000 per year
  • Recruiting office: Exeter
  • Date posted: 10 June 2022

Job details

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Exeter
  • Job Ref: 042/00962
  • Salary: 23000.00 per year

Our Exeter based client has a permanent full time vacancy for a warehouse despatcher. This is an exciting opportunity for someone interested in career progression.

Working Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 17.30pm with an hour for lunch. Working alternate Saturdays – morning only.

This is a varied role which includes warehouse duties, office functions and some van driving.

A typical day may look like this:

The sales department generate customer orders.

You will collate these orders are split into four areas – North South East and West.  You will then allocate an area to each of the four van drivers. Each driver will pick the orders they have been given. You will check the orders have been picked correctly before the drivers load their vehicles.  Before the drivers leave the depot you will need to check with the sales team that there are not anymore orders for that area.

Whilst the drivers are out delivering, any new orders that come in will need to be picked, checked and made ready for delivery. You will then allocate those orders to the drivers as they return to the depot.

There may be instances where the stock is held at another depot and you will need to organise for the stock to be moved between branches. There may also be times when you will go out and drive to deliver an urgent order.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an expanding privately owned business. Looking for career progression? This is the perfect company to facilitate your development.  Do you have problem solving skills ? Can you demonstrate excellent levels of customer service? Do you have good communication skills?

Experience would be beneficial but full training will be provided for the successful candidate.

If you can work on your own initiative and have a positive attitude this could be perfect for you.

Salary is £23,000 per annum to start. 20 day holiday rising to a maximum of 25 days with length of service. Uniform and PPE provided. Pension and private medical care after qualifying period.

Interested? Please call 01392 271311 during office hours or text your name and “Despatch” to 07773001637 and we will call you.

Alternatively apply online or send your C.V. to exeter@driverhire.co.uk


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