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Delivery Driver

Job Description

Service Care Solutions have an exciting opportunity for a Temporary Delivery Driver to join our client who are a Housing Association covering large parts of Barnsley and the surrounding area.

As part of this role, you will be tasked with working in a Warehouse, Outdoor and Logistics setting while providing a professional, efficient and effective Stores Delivery Service.

This is a role where the candidate will work closely with the Stores Supervisor and Stores Assistants to deliver a comprehensive Delivery Service.

Main duties and responsibilities will include but not be limited to:-

  • Drive vehicles up to and including 3½ tonnes carrying capacity.
  • Carry out relevant vehicle checks to ensure that the vehicle meets with legislative road transport standards.
  • Obtain vehicle fuel through the approved fuelling system.
  • Ensure that the vehicle is kept clean and tidy.
  • Transport materials between the depot, properties and agreed locations around the Borough.
  • Collect materials from our suppliers and deliver to locations around the Borough.
  • Be responsible for ensuing all materials for delivery are secured on the vehicle using the appropriate straps, anchor points and containers.
  • Ensure all areas of the Stores and yard is kept tidy and clear of rubbish.
  • Load and unload materials, ensuring manual handling procedures are adhered to.
  • Assist with picking orders for delivery.
  • Ensure all uncollected /returned materials are labelled correctly.
  • Assist in ensuring that Health and Safety legislation and good practice is complied with.
  • Assist in developing and administering an effective delivery service across Construction Services
  • Organise own workload, ensuring the most cost effective delivery route is taken.
  • Operate mechanical lifting aids, including a forklift truck.

This is a full time position working 37 hours Monday to Friday.

We are seeking candidates who hold a Full UK Driving License and are able to demonstrate the above duties in a previous or current warehouse related role.

For further information on this role, or to apply, please get in touch with Prakash by emailing or call 01772 208967.