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CC VAN_1720614258

Salary Package: £12.61 - £15.74 per hour
Location: Ivybridge, England
Posted: 10/07/2024


*****Berry Recruitment are looking for van drivers in the PL21 area starting immediately****

Job description

  • Ensures the Customer receives Service Excellence at all times through on time deliveries, customer interaction and relationships.

  • Delivery of Ambient, Chilled and Frozen food products along with Catering Equipment products to multiple customer locations which may vary each day in a timely and professional manner.

  • Load and deliver Customer orders within food safety standards to the correct location as detailed on delivery notes and route ordering allowing for any timed drops or other irregularities.

  • Full compliance with security including vehicle and necessary equipment checks, paperwork and fuel cards are on board prior to leaving the depot for the day’s journey.

  • Full compliance with all applicable legislation including; GB Domestic Rules, the Working Time Directive, mandatory vehicle checks, speed limits, driver licencing and, all aspects of the Highway Code and Road Traffic Acts

  • While at the customer’s premises ensure all goods are unloaded safely, efficiently and always in a considerate and polite fashion taking into account the care and attention for the general public at all times.

  • Liaising with our customers to complete delivery documentation and to collect cash while ensuring its security.

  • Obtaining signatures for stock delivered on account.

  • Take personal responsibility for keeping up to date with required medicals, CPC training and other legislative training or compliance requirements.

  • Maintaining your vehicle’s cleanliness and report vehicle damage.

  • Liaising with the debrief team upon return and supply accurate information and feedback about your route.

  • Control and return any stock and pallets to their correct places after debrief in a timely and tidy manner.

  • Subject to training, you may be required to work in the Warehouse as and when required

  • Subject to training and licence requirements you may be asked to cover any other Driver role as and when required by the business

  • Technology will drive future changes to the business. You will be expected to adapt to any new ways of working and technological advantage subject to receiving the appropriate training

  • Health and safety accountabilities:

  • Comply with the Company Health & Safety Policy.

  • Support the BS OHSAS 18001:2007 accreditation process.

  • Comply with all verbal and written instructions in matters pertaining to Health & Safety.

  • Attend Health & Safety training courses as per instructions from line managers.


  1. Driving licence (Cat C1 up to 7.5 tonne cat B1 to 3.5 tonne)

  2. Good interpersonal skills

  3. Effective communication skills

  4. Physically fit

  5. Numeracy and literature

  6. Basic IT literacy

  7. You will have experience working in multi-temperature distribution

  8. You are a team player

  9. Ability to work alone


  • £12.61 - £15.74 per hour dependant

If you are interested please contact Claire on 07808322061

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and ability to perform the duties of the job.