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Class 1 Driver - Worktop Delivery

Location:
Barton-upon-Humber
Department:
Transport
Salary Details:
£12.50 per hour plus up to £2,000 Graded Yearly Bonus
About The Company
Wren Kitchens is the UK's number 1 kitchen retailer! Wren is a privately-owned, family-run business which is passionate about kitchens and delivering a world-class customer experience.  In the financial year of 2019 we recorded revenue of £700m.

We’re proud to say that we manufacture all our kitchens out of three, state-of-the-art factories, here in the UK. Wren is famous for having the biggest range of kitchens. We provide tailored kitchens at DIY prices. And with the largest range of colours and styles, Wren provide the creative freedom to inspire customers and build their dream kitchens.

In 2019 Wren was proudly named #1 top-rated retail workplace in the UK. In addition to this, The Telegraph recognised us as the fastest-growing bricks and mortar retailer and the Sunday Times ranked us as the 12th largest, privately owned company in the UK.

About The Role
We are currently looking for Class 1 Drivers to work from our Barton-Upon-Humber depot delivering specialist granite worktops to our depots and showrooms across the UK. You will work Monday to Saturday and may be required to stay away for 2 to 3 nights a week.
 
You will be paid weekly with a guaranteed 48 hours per week contract, hourly rate is £12.50 per hour plus a graded bonus of £500 per quarter (£2,000 a year bonus). You'll also receive 25 days holiday a year plus Bank holidays off.

Due to the recent expansion of our worktop production facilities, we are now looking to recruit Class 1 Drivers to deliver worktops to our depots and showrooms across the UK, from our Barton-Upon-Humber depot.

As this is a new role within the business, we have invested in brand new, full spec Mercedes Trucks as well as new double deck trailers. Each trailer will have a Mounted Forklift (Moffet) on the back to unload the worktops upon arrival at the depots and showrooms. Ideally, you will have experience using a Moffet but if not, full training will be provided once you start with us.
 
Main responsibilities:
  • H & S - To provide a safe working environment for yourselves and all around you
  • Deliver our worktops to our depots and showrooms across the UK, ensuring all deliveries are of a high standard
  • Ensure fleet compliance and health and safety standards are adhered to and continuously improved
  • Adhere to EU Drivers Hours and Working Time Regulations
  • Constantly communicate with the transport office regarding daily activities
  • Adhere to stated policies and procedures regarding delivery service and safety at the workplace
  • Ensure daily vehicle checks are completed and faults reported to your transport office team
  • Always offer a pleasant and concise delivery experience at each delivery visit
  • Take full responsibility of operating company vehicles and equipment in a safe manner
  • Take extra care with products to ensure goods are delivered damage free
About You
Relevant qualifications and experience:
  • Hold a valid C+E license with no more than 6 penalty points
  • Hold an up to date Driver CPC Qualification with a minimum of 3 CPC courses in date
  • Hold an up to date Digital Tachograph Card
  • Experience using a Moffet for deliveries would be ideal but is not essential, as full training will be provided for the right candidate
  • Good geographical knowledge of the UK
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.