Class 1 Driver

Job details

  • Reference: TT-JW-ITFXHB9
  • Hours: up to 48 hours per week, Monday - Friday, Day Shifts
  • Location: Leicester (map)
  • Salary: £29,000 basic, up to 20% bonus

   

We currently have an exciting opportunity that has arisen for two Class 1 Delivery Driver's to support our fast paced Supply Chain Operations team at Topps Tiles based at our Head office at Grove Park, Leicester. Reporting to the Transport Manager, this role will provide vital logistical support to Topps Tiles.

The Role:

  • Efficient transportation and collection and/or delivery of Topps Tiles products to the company’s stores to ensure customer orders are fulfilled on time and in full.
  • Maintaining a professional relationship with both Warehouse and Store colleagues to resolve any customer experience issues.
  • Handle all company products with care and attention and comply with manual handling guidelines.
  • Ensure that security, safety and cleanliness of the company vehicle is adhered to.
  • Drive a Class 1 vehicle, following the correct road safety procedures to prevent vehicle damage.
  • Ensure all manual handling aids and protective equipment are used appropriately.
  • Report any customer or operational issues to a line manager.
  • Ensure all company documentation is completed on a daily basis including vehicle pre operational checks, run sheets and vehicle defects (these will be provided in line with company policy).
  • Occasional night work which may require the Driver to sleep in their cab overnight.
  • Occasional collections from and deliveries to locations other than Topps Tiles Stores eg. Building sites/suppliers/private addresses.
  • Ensure compliance with all current operational policies and procedures are met.
  • Ensure all Road Transport legislation and regulations are adhered to.

The Person:

  • Must have experience of driving commercial vehicles.
  • Must possess a C+E license and a digital Tachograph Card.
  • Strong planning, organisation and communication skills.
  • Operate in a safe manner and adhere to all health and safety guidelines.
  • Focuses on delivering and exceeding expected standards and performance.
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A career with Topps Tiles

There's plenty about Topps Tiles that might surprise you. Like the fact that you don't need to be a DIY or tile expert to work in one of our stores or Head Office.

Rewards

A competitive salary.

Bonus and uncapped commission schemes (dependent on your role) that run four times a year, helping you to share in our success.

A generous staff discount scheme allows you to make purchases from our stores at below market price.

Enhanced maternity/adoption and paternity pay, and childcare vouchers.

A ShareSave scheme that allows you to invest in us and share our success.

Pension & Life Assurance schemes with company contributions available to help you provide for your retirement.

A wide range of discounts with selected companies including discounts on insurance, holidays and retail vouchers.

Holiday entitlement that increases with length of service.