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Drivers mate - Thurrock

Posted 8 April by Meridian Business Support Easy Apply Ended

Home Delivery Drivers Mate

Permanent, Full time, Any 5 out of 7, between 5am - 6am starts

Salary £16,744 per annum

Do you love to provide excellent customer service? And have a passion to become a Driver?

We are looking for Drivers mates to join our new team in Thurrock.

We are currently recruiting for Drivers mates to join our award winning Home Delivery network. The role will involve customers service and delivering furniture for a Swedish founded multi national organisation as part of a two-person team.

We aim to progress all our Drivers mates in the first 12 months to become drivers of their own vehicles - If you have a driving licence and the passion to succeed this is the role for you. All driving training is provided for FREE!

If you enjoy a varied workload, are passionate about customer service and are keen to develop your career in a growing and fast paced organisation, this could be the next career move for you!

In return you will receive 28 days' annual leave including bank holidays, working 4 or 5 days out of 7, overtime and much much more!

In this role you will:

  • Be passionate about providing an excellent customer experience to our customers in their homes
  • Work efficiently to tight deadlines to ensure customer satisfaction targets and service targets are adhered to in line with our values and behaviours
  • Keep in regular communication with both customers and colleagues to update on progress and manage expectations effectively
  • Be physically able to carry furniture in our customers' homes, taking care to protect their property and personal effects.
  • Keep the vehicle you use clean, tidy and well cared for so it is ready to be used the next day.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Passionate about delivering excellence
  • Confident, engaging, polite and friendly
  • Understanding, calm, professional and a team player
  • Be smartly presented at all times and have excellent customer service skills and be detail focused
  • Be flexible in relation to shifts and duties
  • Be able to provide a time critical delivery service in line with targets agreed with customer
  • Previous retail and commercial driving experience is desirable

Due to the nature of the work heavy lifting is required. It is therefore imperative that the successful applicant be physically fit.

£500 for recommending a driver friend, and your friend also gets £250

If you feel you have what it takes to be part of this winning team, please contact us today on or email

  Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.

Required skills

  • driver
  • drivers mate
  • logistics
  • Customer service
  • delivery
  • distribution
  • 3.5t
  • 3.5T
  • Wincanton

Reference: 34678655

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