Class 2 Driver - GU1 - GU52

Salary £30,000 to £31,000 DOE, OT, Pension, Bonus, Monday - Friday schedule
Ref: 201 Date Posted: Tuesday 07 Sep 2021
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A long-established family-owned wholesale tree and shrub nursery in the Liphook area is seeking a Class 2 Driver to deliver its products around South England. It is essential you have a Class 2 licence with a driver qualification card and Digi tachograph for the role. The Class 2 Driver will be providing multi-drop deliveries and have excellent people facing skills. The Class 2 Driver will also be able to answer any customer queries positively and provide help on transferring any of the products at customer site. On quiet days, the Class 2 Driver will be required to help colleagues on the plant nursery.

Applications from ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged.

Responsibilities:

  • Multi-drop deliveries to customers
  • Loading and unloading of product to aid customers
  • Keep vehicle clean and safe
  • Provide good customer service
  • On quiet days, help colleagues on the plant nursery
  • Accurate completion of paperwork
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Adhere to the company Health & Safety rules and regulations

Person Specification:

Essential:

  • Clean and current UK driving licence
  • Category C licence, ideally with experience of multi-drop deliveries
  • Digi tachograph card
  • Driver qualification card
  • Excellent people facing skills
  • Have a positive motivated attitude
  • Be physically fit

Hours:

Typically between 7.30am – 4pm (40 hours per week). However, start times may vary depending on the season and/or amount of orders; as such, overtime will be provided.

Salary:

Circa £31,000 (depending on experience) + benefits, overtime

Benefits:

  • Employer pension scheme
  • Discretionary Bonus
  • 20 days holiday + bank holidays
  • To be discussed further at interview stage