Job Details

Job Ref :
Job Title :
Van Driver 
Job Category :
Posted :
10/10/2018 11:59:09 PM 
Company Name :
The rpc Group of Companies 
Location :
Southampton, Hampshire, England 
Benefits :
Salary :
£17.5k - 20k per year + benefits 
Security :
Description :

The Company and the Role:
Amazing permanent corporate or commercial Multi Drop Van Driver opportunity in Southampton with an independent family run national distributor. You will be provided with all the tools and skills you need to be successful.
The Company supplies high quality cleaning and janitorial supplies and industrial cleaning machinery to its national client base.
You will be responsible for the delivery of cleaning items and equipment to their London based business clients, traveling from Southampton once each day.
The Company has been established for over 20 years and the family run business has grown from strength to strength, by developing strong relationships with its customers and suppliers.

Key Features of the Role:
You will need to use your professional corporate or commercial Multi Drop Van Driver experience, as well as your knowledge of London routes and surrounding areas, to be efficient and effective in this role.
You must have a ‘can do’ attitude and be capable of working unsupervised, as well as be willing to commute to the Southampton depot every morning to pick up the pre-pack van, and your delivery route.
You will drive a company vehicle (Mercedes Sprinter, long wheel base and high roof 3.5 Tonnes along with a company mobile and fuel card.
You will need to commit to early starts, with shifts starting and leaving the Southampton depot at 5:00 and finishing back in Southampton about 14:00 (for a de-brief).
Working days are Monday to Friday, as this is a full-time permanent position.
This role will require manual handling, lifting and carrying, so you will need to be physically robust to carry out the role.

Knowledge and Skills:
You must have knowledge and experience as a corporate or commercial Multi Drop Van Driver or Courier.
You must live in Southampton or surrounding area and have good knowledge of London routes, having delivered to London based business clients in your current or previous role.
You must have a full UK driving licence.
You must be able to work unsupervised and have good organisational skills, as well as being able to communicate with customers and clients.

What’s on Offer?
Basic salary ranging from £17,500 to £20,000 based on experience and skill set.
Fuel Card and Company Mobile
Full company training, guidance and support to forge a career within a great family run business.
A full-time permanent position in an established business and team.
Working Monday to Friday 5:00am – 14:00pm 
Career development support from the family senior management team and Engineers.
Employee benefits.

Applicants Please Note:
Do not apply for this vacancy unless you are an experienced corporate or commercial Multi Drop Van Driver or Courier, with a full UK driving Licence, living in Southampton.
For UK based roles, in line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must either be eligible to live and work in the UK or must obtain permits to work in the UK prior to making an application. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.
By applying for this vacancy, you are giving your consent for us to hold your details on our database.
The rpc Group of Companies receives an overwhelming number of CV`s / Resumes each day, and each one is reviewed personally by a Consultant. Our pre-selection process is very thorough in order to meet the specific requirements of our clients.
If your details meet the criteria set by our client, then we will contact you regarding the position. If you are not contacted by us, then please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion. However, we will keep your details on file and should another suitable or matching vacancy become available then we will contact you. Should you not wish for your details to remain on our database then please contact us
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