Equipment Delivery Driver – Leeds

Smith’s Equipment Hire Ltd are the Northwest’s Largest Independent Equipment Hire company with 12 ‘Hire It Centres’ located across the region.

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Job Description

As an Equipment Delivery Driver your responsibilities will be;

  • To carry out deliveries and collections to our customers in a professional manner.
  • Demonstrate exceptional customer service skills in all aspects of the working day.
  • Drive the company vehicle responsibly and safely; obeying at all times the traffic laws and highway code.
  • An Equipment Delivery Driver must carry out daily and weekly vehicle checks ensuring any defects found are reported to the Fleet Manager.
  • Keep an accurate record of deliveries and collections using delivery documentation.
  • Ensure that any equipment on the vehicle is secured and protected where necessary.
  • Collect any money due on the delivery / collection as instructed; all monies collected from the customer remains the responsibility of the driver until it is signed for as received by the Line Manager.
  • Maintain product knowledge in order to demonstrate to customers where necessary.
  • Represent the company and their principles of the business and portray a professional and businesslike image to all customers, potential customers and other people you meet in the course of your work.
  • Literacy and numeracy skills – need to be able to complete delivery paperwork neatly and accurately.
  • Carry out other tasks and duties as required.

As an Equipment Delivery Driver you must have;

  • Experience of driving a 3.5 Tonne dropside vehicle with tail lift.
  • A License to tow over 750kg with current Driver Card.
  • A proven track record in customer service.
  • Driving experience in a fast paced environment.
  • Have an understanding of safe loading and towing process.
  • Understanding of the transporting of hazardous goods.

Working hours

  • Monday to Friday: 08:00am – 17:00pm
  • Saturday: 08:00am to 12:00pm on a rotational basis

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