Closing Date: 11th August 2022
Location: Belfast


 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 and we will post out an application form to you)

Please return your completed application form via EMAIL to 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