Manpower are recruiting for Cat B/ van drivers to deliver and collect parcels on a multi-drop basis within a defined geographical area. You will be providing excellent customer service in a front facing role, representing Manpower to the general public. The shifts will be 5/6 Monday - Saturday and you will be on a set route each day. Start times are from 9am - 11:30. Rates of pay start at £8.00 and go to £8.20 after 12 weeks (parity). However, for the right candidate this is a temporary to permanent role after 13 weeks.
Responsibilities Include: * Maintaining integrity and ownership when handling packages, to make certain product is securely delivered to the correct address * Completing assigned deliveries within time allocated on the designated route. Initiative, knowledge and skill should be used to anticipate and resolve any day to day issues * Ensuring scanning compliance at all times with the accurate use of the hand held terminals * Accurate completion of all relevant paperwork * Ensuring all activities are undertaken in accordance with appropriate security and Health and Safety legislation and policies * Maintain a clean and tidy appearance together with a professional courteous manner to all customers and colleagues * Maintaining contact with the depot, ensuring any issues are communicated throughout the day * Loading and unloading of vehicles, vehicle compliance and daily checks. * Where necessary some warehouse duties will be required to meet the needs of the business, along with the manual handling of heavier and large items * Liaise with internal and external support services within the agreed SLA to resolve daily issues affecting daily service.
Skills & Experience * Experience of driving a light commercial vehicle and currently hold a valid category driving licence (with not more than 6 points) * Experience of multi-drop deliveries (upwards of 30 stops per day) * Ability to deliver good customer service * Organised and able to work on own initiative * Good geographical awareness and/or map reading skills * Knowledge of working time directive.