7.5t Relief Driver/Warehouse Assistant - Peterborough

DFS Furniture Ltd


Advertised Salary: £22,824

Ref#: 127783

Date published: 19-Oct-2017

DFS is constantly moving forward. That's why, thanks to our continued growth, we have another exciting opportunity for a Warehouse Assistant/Relief Driver. So If you`re fit, reliable and trustworthy, isn't it time you worked for a company that appreciates and rewards your efforts?

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all goods are loaded and packed safely into the container for delivery to the customers
  • Ensure the company’s Health & Safety Policies are rigorously applied
  • Carry out quality check on all goods received to ensure they comply with both quality control and product safety standards
  • Safe handling and care of customers orders
  • Assist the Warehouse Manager to keep the warehouse clean and tidy
  • Make sure all furniture is correctly labelled and stored
  • Complete line checks and comply with the company’s policies and directives
  • Be responsible for the safe storage and security of stock at all times

As a Warehouse Assistant/Relief Driver you will also be required to occasionally cover as a Co-Driver and assist on the road with deliveries. We therefore require you to have the necessary licenses, qualifications and attributes for this role. These will include…

  • A valid C1 Class 2 HGV licence (with no more than 6 penalty points)
  • Certificate of Professional Competence qualification (CPC)
  • Possession of digital tachograph card 
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Physically fit and be able to lift and carry furniture
  •   Presentable and polite at all times
  • Use professional conduct when representing the company
  • Appear smart and presentable

Why join DFS?

  • Competitive salary and monthly bonus
  • The latest vehicles (equipped with the most up-to-date de-mountable box systems)
  • Great Working Conditions
  • Company Pension Scheme and life Assurance 
  • Lifestyle discounts and Childcare Vouchers 
  • Cycle to work scheme  
  • Partnership Programme 
  • Critical illness cover 
  • Staff Discount

With your hard work and our great training and support, your move to DFS is certain to be a successful one!

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