Van Driver/ Yard Person - Newhaven
Van Driver/ Yard Person – Newhaven
We have a vacancy for a full time Van Driver/ Yard Person at our branch in Newhaven, East Sussex.
What you will be responsible for:
- Loading and unloading of deliveries for both trade and retail customers, ensuring that the relevant paperwork is completed and included
- Putting goods away accurately and safely, following company health and safety procedures whilst keeping the yard clean, clear and accessible for customers and staff
- Providing a high level of customer service by ensuring the correct materials are provided
- Delivering small orders to local sites and customer on our transit tipper vehicle
Working a 45 hour basic week, standard working hours are Monday to Friday 7.30am-5.30pm with 1 hour for lunch. Saturdays are on a rota basis and are paid at overtime rate. The hours will be either 8am-12pm or 8am-12.30pm dependent on your place of work.
Who we are looking for:
The ideal Van Driver/ Yard Person will be self-motivated, have a friendly and outgoing nature, must be able to work independently and within a team
The successful applicant should be familiar with the building industry and have knowledge of building materials. A clean current driving licence is essential. Applicants must also possess a positive customer service and 'can do' attitude.
You will be expected to use the branch fork lift truck as and when required. Fork lift training would be provided however, a current forklift licence or previous experience would be beneficial to any individual applying for this position.
What you will receive:
In return for your hard work, we offer an excellent benefit package including the following: a highly competitive rate of pay, a monthly bonus scheme, annual profit related pay, pension, discounted staff purchasing, WPA healthcare, long service benefits and uniform.
Parker Building Supplies are accredited by Investors in People, we offer multiple skills training allowing you to perform in a variety of roles to develop your career in merchanting and customer service.