17 April 2018


Driver Operative

Location: Blackburn

Salary: £16,835 pa

Benefits: 27 days holiday +8 bank holidays, contributory pension scheme,  health care package

Closing Date: 30th April 2018

Interview dates: 14th May 2018

Hours: Full time 37 per week


Are you an experienced driver, with a 3.5 ton license? If so we have a great opportunity for you to join our team at Newground based in Blackburn, Lancashire, an award winning CIC and a member of the Together Housing Group. The work will be at the Re-USE centre, which focuses on clearing out homes that are empty, and repurposing the contents for future sales.

Your day to day activities would consist of:

To undertake collections & deliveries within the daily activity of ReUSE
To ensure that both delivery and collection activity is undertaken within a safe work environment
To carry out void property final clearance & final clean tasks – and ensuring that these duties are carried out in accordance with defined procedures
To assist the warehouse supervisor with daily tasks within the ReUSE warehouse
To ensure that vehicle checks and maintenance are carried out to the appropriate standards through the identified channels

In order to fulfil this role, you will require the following skills, knowledge and experience:

Experience of managing loads to specific manifests and keeping accurate delivery notes
Experience of providing administrative support including the maintenance of records, data collection & analysis
A full driving license, up to 3.5 tons, as well as the use of your own vehicle for business use
A flexible approach to working hours in order to achieve work demands / priorities

Due to the nature of the role, a full driving license with access to a vehicle insured for business use is required. This role is based in Blackburn but there is an expectation to travel to locations across Lancashire Yorkshire and Humber.

In return we can offer you a great set of benefits include 27 days holiday (rising to 32 over 5 years service) + bank holidays, attractive pension scheme and health care package, a company that you can progress your career in and a fabulous place to work.

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