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Date Added: Wed 11/05/2022

Vehicle Support Person / Driver

Myrke, SL3, UK
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Company: RED CHILLI RECRUITMENT

Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £28000/annum

Vehicle Support Person
Slough
40 hours per week
Monday to Friday
£28,000

JOB DESCRIPTION
The Role:

My client is a global corporation who have launched a very exciting and successful initiative in the UK where they supply fuel to business customers vehicles at their own premises.
A key role has been newly created to support the drivers and operations team in the swift, timely and safe delivery of fuel to clients
The role of Vehicle Support will be based around their depot at Slough, just off junction 14 of M25. A van will be supplied for you to use in the course of your duties and to carry stock. This is a Monday to Friday role

Duties:

You will support The Transport Manager and the Operations team in their role to keep all vehicles compliant and available for the maximum time possible. They currently run a fleet of 3.5t vans and some larger 5.5t vehicles.
You will be responsible for ensuring that regular checks are carried out on the vehicles in line with company policy
Working to a planned schedule, you will visit the vehicles on a regular basis across the London area to carry out visual checks on the vehicles and deliver ancillary equipment as detailed.
You will also be responsible for monitoring the defect reporting system and liaising with external resources such as local garages, to carry out maintenance, services, repairs etc Part of your role will be ensuring that vehicles are in the right place at the right time for works to be completed.
You will be required to carry out simple maintenance tasks in the field, such as fitting new interior mats, replacing failed light bulbs, ensuring the vehicles have first aid kits etc and will carry some spares to facilitate this.
You will be responsible for monitoring your van stock to ensure the most common issues can be dealt with in a timely manner.

The Person:

A full driving licence is essential Experience in driving at least 3.5t vans and ideally slightly larger 5.5t vehicles would be ideal
Ability to navigate around Excel spreadsheets and other Microsoft programmes.
An ability to work on your own initiative and unsupervised is essential as are good communication skills.
Flexibility in this role is key and whilst normal working times will be Monday to Friday you may be required to deal with out of hours issues for which you will be compensated.
A background in driving would be preferred with a keen interest in very basic vehicle maintenance / repairs ie- how to change a bulb, wiper blade, top up liquids etc
Located near to Slough, Berkshire

Package:

All tools and equipment including uniform will be provided.
A vehicle / fuel will be provided for business use
The remuneration package is dependent upon experience but around £28,000 per annum
Monday to Friday
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