Delivery Driver / Warehouse Operative

Job Type 
Full time, permanent, immediate start.

£12.50 per hour

Based near Truro, with some requirements to work away overnight for national deliveries.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and competent Warehouse Operative / Driver to join our current team. The right candidate will be a flexible, proactive and positive person with the ability to work well under pressure and as part of a team. This person will report to the Operations Manager. The candidate will be involved in delivering to our customers nationwide and picking / packing items at our warehouse, among other tasks. The role is based locally but includes one overnight stay away from home per week.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Picking and packing products ready to be dispatched to customers
  • Unloading deliveries of new stock into our Warehouse
  • Using our delivery vehicles to deliver items to customers locally and nationally.
  • Undertaking maintenance duties on the site and at other premises owned by the Managing Director or our showroom facilities
  • Assisting with stock taking and quality control at the Warehouse
  • Cleaning and tidying warehouse / storage areas
  • Working in a safe and responsible manner at all times, with a knowledge and respect for Health and Safety matters

About You

The right candidate must have a full UK driving licence (ideally clean), be a good team worker and have good customer service skills. Some previous wood working / carpentry experience will be an advantage although not essential and you will be able to complete work to a high standard, using your own initiative and with limited supervision. You will be personable in appearance, be reliable and trustworthy with an excellent work ethic.

This is a physically demanding role, involving manual handling of  large and heavy items, the right candidate will be fit and healthy.

Key benefits:

  • 20 days annual leave per year + bank holidays
  • Accommodation and an expenses package when you’re undertaking national deliveries.
  • NEST Workplace Pension

How to apply 

Please apply in writing by email to enclosing a CV.