Position title
Relief Driver

Countrywide Healthcare are the leading specialist non-food supplier to care homes. Based in Grimethorpe near Barnsley, the business has an unrivalled reputation and has enjoyed fantastic sales growth from £9.2m in 2014 to over £30m in our last financial year.

Job Purpose
  • To provide holiday & sickness cover for absent drivers in order to ensure the continuity of agreed services to our customers.
  • To provide the delivery goods via company vehicles in a timely, efficient and courteous manner in line with the business requirements.
  • To support the warehouse function in the duties of a warehouse operative when cover for driving duties are not required.
Key Skills Required
  • Driving skills & full UK driving license. Good geographical knowledge of the UK. Excellent interpersonal skills and customer focus.
Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities
  • Transporting orders on company vehicles in a safe & efficient manner
  • Carrying out daily checks on company vehicles in line with those set out in the business’ process & procedures
  • Responsibility for the stock which is being transported to customers
  • Providing excellent customer service to our customers when delivering goods
  • Management of cash sales & collection of monies from customers as & when required
  • Responsibility for the accurate & complete delivery of customer orders to the address agreed
  • Picking and packing customer orders in a FIFO (first in/first out) basis
  • Loading of customer orders onto vehicles/collating orders ready for collection by external carriers
  • Maintaining high levels of Health and Safety standards
  • General warehouse cleaning and tidying

To apply for this position please contact recruitment@countrywidehealthcare.co.uk and quote “Relief Driver” in the email subject.

No agencies please.

Employment Type
Job Location
Countrywide House, Springvale Road, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S72 7BA
Working Hours
Approximately 40 hours per week
Valid through
August 31, 2021
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