Driver

Location: Taunton

South West

Other information: 20 hours per week

Salary: £8.13 per hour + bonus

Reference #: 129951

Our busy branch in Taunton, Somerset is looking for a 3.5-ton van driver to provide essential support on a part time but permanent basis. There will also be opportunities to work overtime depending on business needs.

The working hours for this role are Monday to Friday  7:30am - 11:30am or 8am – 12noon (no weekends)


About the role

As a non LGV driver your main duties will be:

driving vehicles up to 3.5t

multi-drop deliveries

loading and unloading your vehicle

daily vehicle checks


A valid driving licence is essential, and like all of us, you may be asked to help out in the warehouse from time to time, picking and packing orders and helping with other general warehouse duties.


About You


You will need a good understanding of local roads, be happy to ‘muck in’ and enjoy working as part of a team.

Delivering orders to customers means you’ll be an ambassador for the business, so any experience you’ve had previously in a front facing role would be beneficial.


About your development and benefits

We aim to unlock your potential and equip you with all the skills required to move to the next stage in your career with us. This all starts with your induction where you get to know us and our business and continues with relevant training and development.


Our people get benefits including:

  •        pension plan
  •        holiday - 23 days increasing to 25 after 2 years’ servic
  •        staff discount
  •        profit share.


About Us


In the past, we operated under different brand names, such as Plumb Center, Parts Center, Drain Center, Pipe Center and Climate Center as separate businesses. Now, our customers can find all our products under one roof. We work with building and trade professionals every day. And by understanding their businesses, the products they want and the quality service they need, we aim to help them achieve more for their own customers.


From our offices in Royal Leamington Spa and Ripon, to our five distribution centres and over 600 branches up and down the country, our people work together to give our customers great service every day. It is a huge operation that involves one of the country’s largest fleets of specialist commercial vehicles and it’s backed by cutting-edge warehousing and customer focused supply chain.


Wolseley UK the country’s largest plumbing, heating and cooling trade specialist merchant and we aim to be the first choice specialist merchant for trade customers. We’re the UK operating company of Ferguson plc, a FTSE 100 company with revenues of over $18 billion.


Closing Date: 26.12.2018




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