Van Driver / Warehouse Assistant

  • Job Reference: SWR3151
  • Date Posted: 5 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Livingston, West Lothian
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Plus company profit sharing bonus scheme
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics, Warehouse
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Van Driver / Warehouse Assistant Spider is advertising on behalf of a national highly respected electrical wholesaler for a Van Driver / Warehouse Assistant to join their team in Livingston, West Lothian on a full-time, permanent basis.

Are you looking to be a Van Driver/Warehouse Assistant in an ever-changing environment, open to developing within the business and learning new skills? If so, this could be the role for you!

This Van Driver/ Warehouse Assistant role will require a hard-working and motivated individual to grow within the business, working within an experienced team to ensure deliveries get to customers efficiently and professionally, as well as booking goods into the warehouse and assisting the rest of the team when needed. You will not only learn about customer service and the how the trade operates, but also be part of a team in which no two days are the same.

Your role will include, but is not limited to:

  • Deliver customers goods in a safe and efficient manner. May have to lift heavy products or parcels.
  • Keep accurate records of deliveries and customer authorisation and ensure all documentation is filed appropriately
  • Keep company vehicle clean and ensure it is well-maintained, has fuel, oil and is ready to drive
  • Assisting with the unloading of vehicles and the checking in of stock
  • Sorting and placing materials or items on to racks, and shelves.
  • Collecting items from throughout the warehouse, preparing and completing warehouse orders for delivery or pickup according to a schedule.

As the successful Van Driver/ Warehouse Assistant you will have good knowledge of the local area and previous driving experience (preferable but not essential). Comfortable at working in a busy and fast-paced environment and able to follow procedures. You will need to be confident, when speaking to a variety of people.

This is a full-time position offering a competitive salary based on experience and bonus scheme, plus benefits such as a company pension and profit sharing. Hours are 8am – 5pm Monday – Friday, an alternative Saturdays 8.30am – 12.30pm (paid as overtime)  

If you have the skills and experience in a similar role, advantageous if in electrical wholesale sector, and looking to take on a great opportunity with a leading national electrical wholesaler, please forward an up-to-date CV. If you have the right attitude and enthusiasm, they would love to hear from you!

This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser and Specialist Recruiter. We provide an online recruitment advertising and employee selection service in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.

Additional keywords: van driver, van, warehouse, customer service, delivery, stores person, electrical, wholesale

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