Delivery Driver in United Kingdom

Applying for the Delivery Driver role

Job Title: Delivery Driver
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: £18,000 - £19,000
Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Transport & Logistics
Sub Sector: Other Transport & Logistics
Job Reference No: DE21DeliveryDriver110919

Job Description

Delivery Driver/Warehouse Assistant

Position: Full-time, permanent

Salary: GBP18,000 to GBP22,000 per year

Location: Alvaston, Derby, UK

About us:

When it comes to coating systems, users can`t afford to take chances. Kortec`s approach is tested and proven to work. We are not in the business of throwing products at a problem until we find the right one. The Kortec Process is all about analysing a client`s needs and designing a solution that meets them accurately and efficiently. In addition to this, our industry expertise and strong relationships with leading manufacturers/industry professionals keep us on top of new technologies and updates in legislation.

The Role of Delivery Driver/Warehouse Assistant

Kortec are looking for a capable and reliable Delivery Driver who will take responsibility for accurate delivery of goods sold using Kortec transport. You will also be required to join in the organisation of deliveries, assist colleagues in production and be involved in keeping the warehouse area in an organised and tidy condition. This is an excellent opportunity to develop your career with a rapidly growing company.

The key responsibilities of a Delivery Driver/Warehouse Assistant include, but are not limited to:

- Ensure goods are correct according to Delivery Notes and clearly identified
- Load goods safely and efficiently according to order of delivery
- Carry out deliveries in an efficient, accurate and helpful manner
- Pack goods for carriers in a secure and safe manner and ensure all labelling is correct
- Request collection from the carrier company prior to the relevant deadline and fill out documents accurately
- Assist the Production team with supply of component products and keeping records
- Support Goods In colleagues by checking off and storing goods received
- Keeping the work area organised and tidy, and ensuring all tools and equipment are kept in the correct location
- Any other duties as reasonably requested from you
- Role involves a lot of handling of paint cans up to 30kg

The Person

The key skills and qualities of a Delivery Driver/Warehouse Assistant:

- Full UK driving licence (Category C or C1 would be useful but not essential)
- Forklift training/licence, ideally reach truck
- Able to follow instructions and advice clearly, and is thorough and conscientious, with a key eye for detail in every aspect of their work
- Organised, meticulous and able to multitask and prioritise workload
- Strong communication skills, able to communicate in a polite and courteous manner
- Basic skills in Word and Excel, with a good understanding of OrderWise Sales/Purchase Program (training would be provided for this)
- Able to consistently satisfy key performance indicators (KPIs)


- Salary of GBP18,000 to GBP22,000 per year
- KPI bonus added after 3 months
- Company performance bonus added after 6 months
- Hours: 7am-4pm (1-hour break)
- Holidays: 20 days plus 8 bank holidays - after 1 year of service, 1 day added per year up to 25 days total

Next Steps

To apply to our vacancy for a Delivery Driver/Warehouse Assistant, please click Apply and submit a copy of your CV for consideration.

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