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Drivers Mate/ Porter - Bristol

Location:
Bristol
Department:
Transport
Salary Details:
£8.50 Per Hour Plus Up To £375 Per Quarter Bonus
About The Company
Wren Kitchens is a truly passionate, family-run business, dedicated to delivering success with our strong commitment and loyalty to customer experience. In less than ten years we have become the UK’s largest kitchen retailer. And with already 77 showrooms nationwide, we will continue major expansion in the future.

This year also saw Wren named #2 top rated workplace in the UK. In addition to this, The Telegraph recognised us as the fastest growing bricks and mortar retailer with annual sales of over £500m and the Sunday Times ranked us as the 12th largest privately owned company in the UK.
About The Role
We are currently looking for 8 Porters/ Drivers Mates for our Bristol depot. The working patter for the position will be Monday to Friday starting between 04:00 and 06:00 and working 8-10 hours per day.
 
As a Porter, you will be paid weekly with a guaranteed 48 hours per week contract, the hourly rate is £8.50 plus a graded bonus of £375 per quarter (£1,500 per annum). You'll also receive 25 days holiday a year plus Bank Holidays.
 
Critical purpose of role:
  • To work as part of a two-person delivery team to ensure all deliveries are of high standard;
  • To ensure Health and Safety standards are adhered to;
  • To form part of a growing ‘Home Delivery’ logistics network.
Main responsibilities:
  • Constantly communicate with the transport office regarding daily activities;
  • Adhere to stated policies and procedures regarding delivery service and safety at the workplace;
  • Adhere to procedures regarding the proper use and care of equipment and materials associated with the role;
  • Always offer a pleasant and concise delivery experience at each delivery visit;
  • Proactively make customer phone calls with ETA’s, & keep records of deliveries made;
  • Take extra care with products to ensure goods are delivered damage free.
About You
Mandatory
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Good time management.
Desired
  • Has experience in the ‘Home Delivery’ service;
  • Reliable, Trustworthy, Have good concentration, Knowledge of routes and geography.
 
Applicants for this role who are offered employment will be subject to a basic criminal record check from the Disclosure & Barring Service before the appointment is confirmed. Please see the DBS policy on our careers site for more information.