7.5 Tonne Delivery Driver

  • OTE £29,080 (£27,000 basic plus £40 weekly potential bonus)
  • Ditton, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent
  • Watts Farms

We are looking for 7.5 Tonne Drivers to join our Transport Department at our brand new and expanded site at Aylesford.

What does the job involve?

• Multi-drop deliveries of fresh produce to customers

• Defect reporting ensuring vehicle checks are completed daily before departure and all orders are loaded correctly

• Ensure deliveries are made in a timely manner and excellent service is given to the customer

• Collection of goods to the main depot

• Drivers at Watts Farms are the face of our business and therefore it is essential we recruit staff who are able to provide an excellent service to our customers

• Full training will be provided to ensure the successful candidate is comfortable with the routes.

Key Skills / Experience

• Full UK Driving licence

• Previous 7.5 tonne experience and CPC qualification

• Minimum of C1 Licence and CPC/Tacho card

• Reliable and professional

• Integrity / Strong work ethic

• Excellent communication skills with ability to build positive working relationships with colleagues and customers

• Ability to work effectively under pressure

• Excellent organisational skills and the ability to prioritise

• Adaptable and able to make decisions

• Experience in a similar work environment would be an advantage

Working hours

• Shift pattern with a fortnightly rota. You will work 6 shifts in week one and 4 shifts in week two. Average of 48 hours per week, working Monday to Saturday (no shifts on Sunday) Start and finish times vary depending on route.

Driving Location

• London and surrounding areas

About Us

Watts Farms is a family-run business which covers 10 sites in Kent, Essex and Bedfordshire. Supplying 600 high end restaurants and hotels in London and Home Counties on a daily basis, we employ nearly 350 people. We sell around 3,000 product lines including fresh produce of which a number are grown on our own farms.

What we can offer you…

• 31 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)

• Referral scheme

• Pension and child care vouchers

• Staff discounts

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