Are you an experienced driver who is looking for a new career?
Do you pride yourself on being reliable in your work and do you enjoy building relationships with your customers?
Have you an interest in helping your community with its health?
If you answered yes to the above questions and you have a can do attitude then please read on and apply as we are really interested in speaking with you!
PHOENIX Healthcare Distribution is a national full-line pharmaceutical wholesaler with a network of distribution centres nationwide. We pride ourselves on delivering a high quality supply chain service to our customers, who include pharmacy, GPs, and hospitals. All of our depots are licensed by the MHRA, and comply with BSI ISO Quality and Environmental standards. We operate twice daily deliveries from our distribution centres across Monday to Friday and on a Saturday morning, and our local teams are supported by a centralised function team, primarily from our Head Office in Runcorn.
About the opportunity:
We have a fantastic new opportunity for a temperature controlled Driver (van provided) to join our existing team based in our St. Albans Distribution Centre.
Reporting into the Transport Manager, you will be responsible for checking, loading and delivering orders to a range of customers on a predetermined route.
Your key responsibilities will also include ensuring the products are carried in the correct conditions with temperature, cleanliness and security all being paramount. As a very visible face to the public and our customers we are looking for the best, and our rate of pay certainly reflects this.
The hourly rate is £11.17, with a regional supplement of £0.32p, plus the London Living Allowance. This works out at an estimated hourly rate of £12.69, and an estimated yearly salary of £34,643.70.
Training and Support
You will receive a comprehensive induction from the Learning and Development Facilitators.
We pride ourselves on ensuring the wellbeing of our employees and providing a good working environment and benefits package, which includes:
22 days paid annual leave plus bank holidays, rising with length of service
Access to High Street discounts
Employee Assistance Programme
Contributory Pension Scheme
Accredited Training Programmes
Monday to Friday for 9.5 hours per day
Saturday 5 hours per day
The hours of work are 52.5 hours per week
– Full Driving Licence valid in the UK
– Demonstrable Behaviours befitting our Values: Reliable – Proactive – Respectful
– Proven driving experience
Desirable Skills (Full training is provided)
– Multi drop driving experience
– Experience of using hand held terminal for proof of delivery
– Attention to detail
– Team Player
– Communication Skills
– Ability to prioritise own workload
Who we want:
Our ideal candidate will be organised and self-motivated so if this sounds like you we are very keen to speak to you to discuss our opportunity further. You can apply here online by completing our short application.