Driver Helper (Garvagh)

Closing Date: 10th December 2021
Location: Craigmore Road, Garvagh

Driver Helper

Ref: DH/GV/11/21 Permanent / Full Time hours /

Various Shift Patterns – (Will be discussed at interview)

Base location: Craigmore Road, Garvagh

Due to our continual growth, we are looking to appoint a Driver’s Helper to join our busy Logistics Team. This role will be based out of the Garvagh depot.

 

Role and Responsibilities

  • To provide assistance to the driver at all times
  • Obtain all necessary documentation for the daily runs to ensure efficient operation of the business activities
  • Check customer routing for the daily runs, prioritising workloads to ensure all customer commitments are achieved
  • Provide excellent customer service that supports the RiverRidge brand
  • Due to the physical nature of the role, you will be required to collect and move commercial containers
  • Ensure all electronic paperwork is completed in an accurate and timely manner
  • Ensure Health and Safety adherence at all times
  • Wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Any other duties as delegated by the Transport Department

 

Essential Criteria

  • Good Geographical knowledge of NI
  • Good Communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Experience in dealing with customers and members of the public
  • Ability to work well with others / Team Player
  • Must be able to apply Manual Handling techniques
  • Flexible approach to working hours to include weekends and Bank Holidays

 

Desirable Criteria

  • Previous experience working in a similar role
  • Previous experience working within the Transport Sector

 

*Any offer of employment will be subject to successful security clearances*

**Must be able to provide documentation to confirm their eligibility to work in the UK**

 

What we offer!

  • Competitive Hourly Rate – £9.55/hr
  • Generous Retention scheme -opportunity to earn £1000 per year (pro rata payment based on start date)
  • Overtime rate of Time and a Half (£14.33/hr) for hours worked over 45 hours/Mon-Fri
  • Saturday and Bank Holiday rate – Time and a half
  • 28 days Annual leave (incl of 8 Customary/Bank Holidays)
  • Company pension scheme
  • Free parking
  • Employee Uniform

 

HOW TO APPLY

If you are interested in applying for this position, please complete the Company application form, outlining how you meet the criteria and forward by post to:

Recruitment, REF: DH/GV/11/21, RiverRidge, Electra Road, Maydown, BT47 6UL

or

email your completed application form to: Recruitment@riverridge.co.uk no later than 5.00pm on Friday 10th December 2021.

 

Click here for Application Form: Application Form DH

Click here for Equality Form: Equality Form DH

 

In the event of a large number of applications we reserve the right to enhance our selection criteria at the short-listing stage.

 We are an Equal Opportunities Employer