Haskins Garden Centres

Seasonal Drivers Mate/Warehouse Assistant

About You

The ideal candidate will have a friendly and energetic personality with customer service focus. You will need to be self-motivated, and have confidence to work independently and as a team player. You must be physically fit and able to lift substantial weights with an understanding of security and health and safety procedures that govern warehouse and delivery operations. You will need a clean driving record and experience in this role would be desirable but not essential.

About the role

The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring timely delivery of goods to predetermined customers on specific routes, reviewing orders prior to delivery, loading and unloading the delivery van and providing exceptional customer service to our customers. This post also requires the driver to support the daily warehouse operation during quiet periods of the year. Day to day warehouse duties include lifting, carrying and clerical administration in connection with controlling stock movement.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct inspections of vehicle before departing to deliver goods
  • Pack, Load and Unload products according to company’s specifications
  • Deliver orders to customers on assigned routes
  • Review deliveries with customers to ensure products meet their needs
  • Obtain delivery confirmation from customers
  • Ensure accuracy of deliveries
  • Ensure delivery forms are signed
  • Move goods to appropriate storage areas
  • Allocate storage space based on type and size
  • Quality control goods upon delivery
  • Ensure all information is recorded in logs
  • Comply to the company’s safety and security procedures
  • Record movement of goods using barcode scanners
  • General housekeeping duties

Hours Available

Saturday and Sunday 9am to 6pm
From mid-March to mid-June

 

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When will I find out if my application has been successful?
We will contact you in within 2 weeks of your application to arrange an interview. If you have not heard from us within this period then unfortunately your application has, on this occasion, not been successful.