FW Hipkin Ltd is an East London based wholesale plumbing and heating goods distributor. Established for over 130 years, we distribute to London and the South East from the main depot in Dagenham. As the business continues to grow, we are looking for an experienced, reliable and keen candidate to fill the role of delivery driver and join our team.
About the Role
We are recruiting for a multi-drop delivery driver who can work using their own initiative and uses their skills and knowledge to complete the task. The job involves the driving and delivery of various plumbing and heating goods to our most valued customers. We run a number of delivery routes every day, and the successful candidate will be trained to deliver on any of the routes required. Some paid overtime may be expected with the opportunity for additional work available.
You do not require your own vehicle to deliver the goods, a long wheel based van is supplied (e.g. Mercedes Benz Sprinter).
We pride ourselves on quality customer service and are looking for the right person to fit this role.
- You have experience or are already working as a driver.
- You will have experience in full road safety awareness, can follow satellite navigation and fully understand information for loading and unloading your vehicle.
- You will be passionate about providing excellent customer service to all our customers.
- You can load your vehicle safely and securely without any health and safety issues and can work unsupervised throughout the day to complete the round.
- Will be expected to handle paperwork and have delivery notes signed by customers.
- Full completion and understanding for doing vehicle checks
- A competitive salary starting on £21,000 per year which will be reviewed after a 3 month period.
- Full-time (40.h), Flexi shift from a 5.00am / 6.00am start (8 hour working day) with one x 60 minute lunch break.
- Monday-Friday only.
- Full Training given.
- 12 week probation period.
- 28 days annual leave including all bank holidays.
- Membership of employer contribution pension fund .
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: From £21,000.00 per year
- Bike to work scheme
- Company pension
- On-site parking
- Monday to Friday
- No weekends