DRIVERS HELPERS

Closing Date: 11th August 2022
Location: Belfast

DRIVERS HELPERS

 Permanent / Full Time / Ref: DH/07/22

PM Shift (3pm start)

Base location: Duncrue Street, Belfast

Due to our continual growth, we are looking to appoint a Drivers Helper to join our busy Logistics Team. This role will be based out of the Duncrue 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:

  • Evening shift (3pm start) attracts premium rate of £10.84 per hour
  • Generous retention scheme – opportunity to earn £1,000 per year (pro rata payment based on start date)
  • Overtime rate of time and a half for hours worked over 45 hours Monday to Friday
  • Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday – time and a half
  • 28 days Annual leave (incl. of eight customary/Bank Holidays)
  • Company pension scheme

 How do you apply?

If you are interested in applying, please complete the company application form (available to download from our Company website or alternatively contact HR@riverridge.co.uk and we will post out an application form to you)

Please return your completed application form via EMAIL to Recruitment@riverridge.co.uk or by POST to Recruitment, RiverRidge, 62-66 Duncrue Street, Belfast, BT3 9AR

no later than 5.00pm on Thursday 11th August 2022

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

Application Form: Application Form DH

Equality Form: Equality Form DH

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer