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HGV 2 Driver

  • Location:

    Slough

  • Sector:

    FOODSERVICE

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £28000 - £32000 per annum

  • Contact:

    James Earl

  • Contact email:

    james@wr-logistics.com

  • Job ref:

    J612345_1623867034

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-31

HGV 2 Driver - Slough - Up to £32,000


The Role:

To deliver products to customers within a specific area in a safe and friendly manner

Responsible for the care and upkeep of your designated vehicle

To provide excellent customer service standards to every customer


Core Duties

The responsibility of preparing the vehicle by conducting operator maintenance, ensuring all products for a delivery are correct and that they have been loaded onto the vehicle correctly and safely.

Responsible for completing delivery notes, return sheets and collecting payments.

Execute any special requests from customers by picking up and delivering items as directed on the delivery note

Maintain customer confidence by keeping information strictly confidential regarding premise security and operational information.

Responsibility for checking the run sheets, picked orders for your deliveries and routing.

Work closely with a drivers mate/second man, to deliver superb customer service

To plan your route and requirements for the drop by studying the schedule and any requests by the customer that are on the delivery note

Make customers aware of any stock shortages or problems with their delivery.

Responsible for returning all empty cases and gas bottles and that they are correctly stored in the empties yard and unloaded in the correct manner.

Ensure that correct health and safety procedures are adhered to

To complete all required checks and ensure that check sheets are passed to the distribution manager/supervisor.

The ability to help in the warehouse when required.

To communicate professionally & effectively at all times - both to external & internal customers

This role involves manual handling

Key Skills

Good safety practices and driving habits

A Class 2 driving licence

Excellent communication skills

Knowledge of local geography

Excellent customer service skills, with a 'can do' attitude


Basic £32,000.00

Working hours: 48 hours per week

Reporting to the Distribution Manager

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