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Weekend Collections Driver (6 Months FTC)

Wolverhampton, West Midlands, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 6 hours ago


Please note this is a 6 month fixed term contract. 18 hours per week. Workings Saturday & Sunday 8am-5.30pm. This includes a 30 min break.

* Make collections of ambient, chilled and frozen samples and product from customer's premises and other Eurofins offices 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.

* 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.

* Ensure collections are returned to site safely and securely.

* To communicate on a regular basis with control throughout the day.

* The vehicle is to be parked overnight at the normal place of work and any off duty periods unless previously agreed otherwise with the management team.

* 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

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Wolverhampton, West Midlands, United Kingdom