5 x Multi Drop Van Drivers

Job Ref: TO 16853
Sector: Transport & Logistics
Job Type: Temporary
Date Added: 26 October 2018
  • Chessington, Greater London, South East, England
  • £9.23 per Hour
  • Blue Arrow Tooting
  • 0208 672 8206
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Job Purpose:
To ensure the speedy, efficient and accurate delivery of assembled product and invoices to the customer within the corporate guidelines.

Commercial Driving Experience is ESSENTIAL for this role and Employment references must be provided

Key Accountabilities
" To maintain a safe a competent standard of driving, observing speed limits and other traffic signs and giving due regard to other road users.
" To have a daily check to ensure that your vehicle is in a roadworthy condition including a check of the lights, brakes, coolant, etc.
" To report any faults, breakdowns, accidents or delays.
" To maintain the internal and external condition of the vehicle together with the cleanliness of the vehicle.
" To ensure sufficient quantities of fuel have been taken for the day's work.
" To maintain the security of the vehicle and its contents at all times.
" To check all orders shown on the Epod Terminal (dropsheets) and ensure all orders are loaded on the vehicle.
" To collect goods returned for credit, mail, cheques or delivery bins and their safe return to the branch at times instructed by the branch management.
" Ensure damages/breakages are dealt with promptly and correctly with due regard to special procedures for HazChems.
" To maintain a smart appearance at all times.
" To help maintain good customer relations.
" To be involved in other duties as may be defined from time to time by the Management.
" Meet all Health & Safety requirements.
" Leadership - Understands role and manages self whilst undertaking day to day activities.
" Customer Focus - Builds a comfortable customer focused environment to provide service.
" Developing self & others - Identifies and acts upon own development needs
" Managing Change - Supports change and actively develops ideas to improve ways of working for the team
" Decision Making - Analyses data from a variety of different sources and makes decisions
" Communication - Communicates in an open and effective manner with others on day to day issues.
" Planning & Organising - Plans and organises own workload on a day to day basis

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:
" A full driving license must be held relevant to the vehicle being driven
" For insurance purposes, all drivers must be over 21 years of age
" Existing employees must update fleet services accordingly with any changes to their license status e.g. points on their license, driving bans etc
" Excellent verbal and written communication skills
" Excellent Customer care
" Intermediate Numeracy and Literacy
" Previous experience of multi-drop delivery driving is highly desirable
" Route planning experience
It should be noted that manual handling tasks such as lifting and bending are "essential requirements" of this role.
Whilst Alliance Healthcare is committed to developing positive policies to promote equal opportunities in employment, we have a duty of care to ensure we do not instigate or worsen any conditions that would prevent the employee from carrying out manual handling duties.
On that basis, for this role we cannot make "reasonable adjustments" for any applicant who is unable to carry out such duties. If you are unsure as to whether this applies to your application, you must detail on your application form and discuss at interview any information you feel may be relevant.
Existing employees should keep their line manager informed of any changes that may affect their ability to carry out such duties.
Key Dimensions:
No managerial responsibility and no direct influence on budget
Key Working Relationships:
" Constant interaction with external customers
" Regular liaison with other drivers and members of the transport team
Level of Decision Making:
" Required to act on own initiative and work unsupervised
" Required to monitor the condition of own vehicle and report and damages or faults
" Serious faults or damages may result in the driver making the decision the vehicle is not roadworthy
Additional Information:
Drivers are required to maintain a smart appearance due to their constant interaction with external customers

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23/11/2018 09:00:00
GBP 9.23 9.23.