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Delivery Driver:
Department: Logistics
Job Type: Full-time / Part-time
Salary: £10.42-£10.80 per hour
Hours: Flexible - 12 Hour Shifts - (WEEKENDS MANDATORY)
Location: Harworth
Who are we?
Melody Maison is a vibrant, and fast-growing on-line retailer of French and vintage style furniture and home accessories, and we are looking to take on a new Sales assistant into our superstar team to help take us to the next level. The Melody Maison office has a positive, engaging and generous working environment, with a close-knit team, all working together to help reach business targets and goals. Our company is medium in size, and growing every day, but still holds true to a very family-like atmosphere.
What are we looking for?
Position Summary:
  • Driving from the yard to each and every delivery.
  • Care of the vehicle they are in for that shift, including van checks each morning and reporting any van issues to Logistics or General Manager immediately.
  • Keeping the van presentable.
  • Carrying an item from the van to the customers property IF it is a 2 man weight/size. Any 1 man item should be carried by the second man as the driver goes and knocks on the door and speaks to the customer.
  • Ensuring the load is secure in the van, where they can ask the second man to have a look over to ensure all products are secure.
  • Safety of the vehicle during operating hours and ensuring the vehicle is locked when not present, or when staying at a hotel.
We operate from a large warehouse with offices and showroom in Harworth (near Bawtry), Doncaster. Close to the Blyth A1 junction and with the bus route close by.
Qualifications & Skills
Ideal Candidate:
  • Clean UK driving licence.
  • Experience in driving transit / long wheel base sizes vehicles (all vans below 3.5ton)
  • Happy with overnight stays
  • Smart appearance & good customer service
  • Understanding of the highway code
  • Working a shift pattern rota, Monday - Sunday (based around 40 hour weeks)
  • Able to lift furniture items up to 30kg (second man provided on two man lift items)
Desired Skills:
  • You need to be confident and have the ability to work independently without the need for close supervision. You must be organised and have good attention to detail.
  • Communication skills are vital in this role; successful applicants will be well spoken, with a clear and professional telephone manner and an ability to construct well written correspondence.
  • You must have good time management skills; you must be a punctual person.
  • A professional and smart corporate appearance is essential
  • Have a confident phone and face to face manner
  • Driver vans: 1 year (required)
  • Driving: 1 year (required)
  • Driving License (required)
  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • On-site parking
  • Bonus scheme

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How to Apply?
In order to apply for this position, please email your cover letter and curriculum vitae to stating the job title you are applying for as the subject.
Melody Maison Lords Wood Road, Harworth, Doncaster, DN11 8BZ | Copyright © Melody Maison 2023 | VAT No: 897603377 | Company Registration Number: 06796288
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