Delivery Driver

Tunbridge Wells
Profit Share, Pension
10 Jun 2022
08 Jul 2022
Contract Type
Part Time
Join our Cook Family as Part time local Delivery Driver for our Tunbridge Wells
Part Time flexible hours.
PURPOSE: To ensure our food is delivered to our customers safely and in excellent condition, providing a remarkable customer facing service in compliance with all legal requirements
Experience: Minimum of two years driving the class of vehicle, ideally delivering in a multi drop food delivery environment. Aged 25 and over.
Skills: Cat B Full Car/Van Man & Auto driving license. Good communication skills.
* Read and understand the Driver Handbook
* Be responsible for your load and that it is correct and safely stowed in the vehicle
* Be familiar with safe working practices in relation to your role including risk assessments for all relevant activities
* Ensure you are equipped with, and familiar in using relevant handling equipment
* Be familiar with the delivery schedule in terms of sequence and timings
* Plan your route to ensure efficient and timely delivery, taking care to avoid road obstructions, such as low bridges
* Communicate promptly with the office about any delays or problems en route
* Take responsibility for unloading packages to customers ensuring no damage to product, and following delivery procedures in terms of returns and signatures
* Ensure van reaches temperature before starting your journey and report any temperature issues that become apparent during your journey
* Maintain effective customer relations
* Physically capable of manually handling
* Have a flexible approach to working hours
* Ensure the vehicle is kept in a good working condition, and all daily safety checks are completed, and any defects reported through the defect reporting system
* To ensure legal compliance with regard to Drivers' Hours Regulations and Working Time Directive
* Comply with all relevant traffic regulations, including adhering to speed limits
* Be responsible for ensuring storage temperatures on the vehicle are within safe permitted range
* Ensure all paperwork is correctly completed and returned to the office at the end of each shift
* Drive in safe and responsible manner
* Put forward any suggestions or concerns relating to safety via your Supervisor, Manager or your Health and Safety representative
* Work as a team with your colleagues whether drivers or from other departments
* Take care to look after your own safety and that of others
* Live the Cook Values, participating in a happy and productive environment
* Treat other departments as a customer, providing the best service we can deliver
* Perform any reasonable task as requested by your manager
* Look out for others and support your team and manager at all times
Job Type: Part-time
Must include evenings and weekends