Class 1 and Class 2 Multi Drop Driver

Newcastle Upon Tyne
25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + Plus Benefits
16 Sep 2020
14 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
One of the UK's leading importers and distributors of frozen, chilled and ambient food products operating out of several depots throughout the UK & Ireland.

We are now looking for a full time Class 1 / Class 2 Multi-drop driver to join our team operating from our depot based in Newcastle.

As the business moves forward, we require new drivers to join the distribution department during this exciting time.

Potential candidates need to be professional, enthusiastic, reliable, customer focused and maintain road safety and compliance at all times.

You should demonstrate exceptional customer service skills and be able to deal with an array of customers. When out on the road you are an ambassador for the company at all times and the face of the company, having that daily interaction with customers and building and maintaining long lasting relationships.

What we are looking for???

The successful candidate will hold a full, clean UK driving licence, class of licence required and full CPC qualification & digital tacho card. Experience in multidrop deliveries will be beneficial and have a good understanding of the highway code and road traffic regulations is expected.

Accurately load the vehicle and check all products off with the customer

Carry out multi-drop deliveries and collections to our customers in a professional manner, representing the company at all times, whether you're on the road, or dealing with a customer.

You will carry out daily and weekly vehicle checks ensuring any defects found are reported to the Transport Office immediately.

Stock returns and collections must be booked back into the depot correctly to maintain stock control at all times.

The final salary is dependent on driver class and experience. Some jobs may require overnights for which a tax free expenses payment will be paid