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**Driver - Logistics Foodservice

Job Posting Closing Date:  11:59pm Wednesday 15th December 2021
Job Req ID:  1260

 

There’s plenty of great reasons why you should join the driving team at Henderson Foodservice.  A good driving career within a great team combined with the recognition and perks that come from working for one of Northern Ireland’s top companies. 
 
This role involves working from our Foodservice site in Mallusk, delivering fresh/frozen food and ambient products to the Foodservice sector throughout Northern Ireland.  Reporting to the Logistics Manager, the successful applicant will be responsible for providing a superior quality delivery service.  Duties include loading and securing of all goods ensuring all documentation is correct prior to departing from depot and the delivery of goods in first class condition to the agreed location ensuring the appropriate delivery documentation is signed.  Other duties include collecting and documenting all product returns, maintenance of the lorry (including vehicle hygiene plus daily water/oil/fuel checks) as well as cage control and accountability.  The role involves a significant amount of manual handling, specifically pushing, pulling and lifting heavy loads.
 
We are looking for:
 
Essential Criteria

 
•    LGV Group C licence
•    Possession of Driver Qualification Card
•    Possession of a Digital Tachograph Card
•    Good knowledge of the Northern Ireland road network
 
Desirable Criteria
 
•    Driving experience
•    Multi-drop experience
•    Good knowledge of vehicle refrigeration
•    Good knowledge of tail lift operation
 
Applicants should note that based on the response, the Company may increase the shortlisting criteria.
 

What's on offer?

 

Our business has been recognised externally for delivering excellence in employment. We value employee development and heavily invest in our people so in return for your dedication and commitment, you will receive a competitive package to include an attractive salary, and generous employee benefits which include contributory pension scheme, healthcare, life assurance, employee assistance programme, social club, Perks Offers/Discount scheme throughout UK/Ireland, staff discount (grocery/fuel) at SPAR/EUROSPAR Henderson Group company-owned stores and many more benefits.

 

Our award-winning culture is friendly, welcoming and supportive. We encourage everyone to be the best they can be living our values of AMBITION, CUSTOMER FIRST, TEAMWORK, INTEGRITY and working together to achieve great results.


So, if you like what you hear, are up for a new challenge and want to join our driving team, then apply online today!
 
The selection process will involve a Driving Assessment and Interview.
 
Hours of work:  The successful applicants will be working 38 hours per week, any 5 days out of 7 (Mon - Fri and Tues - Sat) and overtime as required.  Various start times - flexibility is required with regards to hours of work.
 
*Communication on the progress of your application will be made via email and the career site, therefore please check regularly.
 
Completed applications must be submitted online by midnight on Wednesday 15th December 2021.
 
*Communication on the progress of your application will be made via email/career site, therefore please check regularly.

 

We are an equal opportunities employer