3.5t Van Driver – Warehouse

The Company

FARA has 41 Charity Shops and over 30 years in Charity Retailing helping disadvantaged children and young people in Romania with all that we do!

We are recruiting for a full-time, Warehouse 3.5t Van Driver to join our Fara Warehouse’s vibrant team of employees as soon as possible.

You will join a busy charity retail environment where no two days are the same with the warehouse being a central hub supporting and helping the shops maximize their potential.

Working times

  • Location: FARA Warehouse, Hounslow, TW4
  • Working Hours: 8:00 – 16:00
  • 8-hour shift/ 30min break
  • 5 days per week rota (Monday – Friday, occasional weekends as needed)

*Days and times of work can always be changed by the Management in order to service our shops which are open 7 days per week.

The role

The Warehouse 3.5t Van Driver is primarily responsible for driving the company 3.5t vehicles, to ensure the efficient delivery and collection of stock between Fara Shops and the Warehouse, as well as supporting the Warehouse Manager in the effective running of the Warehouse. As a Warehouse 3.5t Van Driver your duties will include:

  • Driving 3.5t Company vehicles
  • Delivering and Collecting Stock from FARA Shops
  • Regular vehicle checking and assisting with the vehicle’s maintenance
  • Loading and unloading vehicles following specific shop orders
  • Collecting and disposing of large rubbish items
  • Assisting in Warehouse organization and storage
  • Assisting in regular stock turnover and stock rotation when required
  • Ad hoc warehouse office duties
  • Manual Handling
  • Maintaining a clean, tidy and safe working environment
  • Working as a part of the team

The candidate

  • Minimum 2 years 3.5t Van driving experience in the UK
  • Driving license cat B
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Great Communication Skills
  • Good Team Player
  • Organized and Efficient
  • Hard-working
  • Positive attitude

What we offer

  • Internal policies and procedures training and support throughout your employment
  • Employee assistance programme
  • £24,000 annual salary reviewed yearly
  • Option to work overtime if available
  • 28 days annual leave inclusive of bank and public holidays
  • 50% staff discount on the majority of goods in the shop you are visiting
  • Pension contribution

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Application form

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