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Collections Driver (6 Month FTC)

Wolverhampton, West Midlands, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 1 hour ago


45 Hours per week. Working Monday to Friday 7am-4:30pm.

* Make collections of ambient and chilled and water samples from water collection points and customer's premises throughout the UK to a pre-planned regional route in a timely manner by using a company vehicle with internal chilled units in accordance with company procedures and service levels.

* Follow a tablet based system, completing collection/deliveries as requested by the system

* The driver is responsible for the safe and appropriate handling of the customer's samples to ensure they are stowed appropriately within the vehicle.

* Respond positively to route changes that the company feels reasonable for the driver to complete.

* Ensure all paperwork is completed with a high degree of accuracy, with recording of temperature and time records on a daily record sheet and reporting into the Logistics Management team

* Keep collection storage rooms clean and tidy at all times

* Clean fridges and spillages where required

* Ensure bottle stocks are sufficient within the drop offs

* Replace and report on faulty probes within fridge units at drop offs

* Ensure collections are returned to site safely and securely.

* To communicate on a regular basis with planners where required

* Drivers are responsible for carrying out daily and weekly vehicle checks, oil, water etc and reporting any defects in a timely manner to the logistics manager.

* Drivers are responsible for reporting accidents and breakdowns.

* Ensure the vehicle is locked and secure when unattended.

* Promote the Eurofins image by wearing a clean, neat and tidy uniform as provided, and by ensuring your vehicle is maintained in a clean, tidy and serviceable condition.

* Provide a high level of internal and external customer care.

* To partake in any developmental training as required in compliance with the Company Standard.

* Drive Company vehicles in a safe and courteous fashion in accordance with the requirements of the Department of Transport and in compliance with the Highway Code.

* Take all reasonable action to ensure the safety and security of vehicles, equipment, goods, fellow employees and other road users.

* Responsible for promoting a professional image of the Company

Job Details

Wolverhampton, West Midlands, United Kingdom