Drivers Mate

  • £20,500 (plus perfomance based bonus of £1,040 per year)
  • Dartford, Kent
  • Watts Farms

We are recruiting a Drivers Mate to join our expanding Transport department at our brand new and expanded site at Aylesford.

What does the job involve?

• Assisting drivers in the delivery of fresh produce, dairy and other ambient products to multiple customers on designated routes within London and surrounding areas

• Ensure orders are loaded correctly before departure

• Ensure deliveries are made in a timely manner and excellent customer service is given to the customer – as the face of our business it is essential

Key Skills / Experience

• Reliable and professional

• Strong communication skills – as the face of our business it is essential that we recruit staff who are able to provide an excellent service to our customers

• Integrity / Strong work ethic

• Ability to build positive working relationships with colleagues and customers

• Ability to work effectively under pressure

• Excellent organisational skills and the ability to prioritise

• Adaptable and able to make decisions

Working hours

• Shift pattern with a fortnightly rota. You will work 6 shifts per week, Monday to Saturday. Average of 48 hours per week. Start and finish times vary depending on route.

Driving Location

• London and surrounding areas

About Us

Watts Farms is a family-run business which covers 10 sites in Kent, Essex and Bedfordshire. Supplying 600 high end restaurants and hotels in London and Home Counties on a daily basis, we employ nearly 350 people. We sell around 3,000 product lines including fresh produce of which a number are grown on our own farms.

What we can offer you…

• 31 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)

• Uniform

• Referral scheme

• Pension Auto Enrolment

Employment Checks will include Drugs & Alcohol test

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