• Class II Driver
  • About the role:

    A rare opportunity has arisen for an experienced Class II Driver to join our delivery team on a full-time basis for a six-month contract.

    Working hours are between 40-48 per week, Monday-Friday, 04:30 – Finish. We are ideally looking for someone to start on 10th September 2017.

    Main duties:

    • Take responsibility to deliver all orders ‘on time in full’
    • Demonstrate a flexible willing approach, keeping an open mind when presented with unplanned issues or events.
    • Complete all required paperwork, in line with procedures set out in the delivery driver’s manual.
    • Show initiative when seeking resolution to customer service issues when on site.
    • Report on site issues / short deliveries on any order affected
    • Seek and report customer feedback, assisting the company in our aim to becoming the preferred supplier.
    • Promote the company name, business and reputation at all times.
    • Present yourself in an appropriate manner, fit for the ‘face of the company’
    • Take a pro-active approach to internal focus groups, promoting and demonstrate the required ‘eye to detail’ and approach to quality in all aspects of the role.
    • Meet targets specified regarding waste reduction, productivity, quality and efficiencies.

    Key responsibilities with regards to Health & Safety, Compliance and Legislation:

    • Comply to all Road and Traffic Legislation
    • Comply with all EU drivers hours regulations
    • Comply with all Working Time Directive regulations
    • Carry out all daily/weekly vehicle checks and report as instructed.
    • Comply with all speed limits
    • Operate in accordance with tachograph legislation
    • Drive in a safe and fuel efficient manner at all times
    • Follow instructions as per the procedures and policies set out in the ‘Delivery Drivers Manual’.
    • Complete daily weekly records in order for vehicle and team performance to be measured.
    • Understand and take responsibility of Health and Safety in your daily roles
    • Carry out daily tasks within Health and Safety guidelines and procedures set out.
    • Identify and report any Health and Safety issues to your line manager.
    • Actively promote and supervise Health and Safety best practice within the delivery team.
    • Proactive approach to Risk Assessments, annual reviews, Safe Systems of Work and instant investigation.

    What you will bring to the role:


    • Must hold a valid, full UK driving licence and a Class 2 licence
    • Must have previous experience in a delivery role
    • Must have a good working knowledge of WTD and all legal requirements that are necessary

    Key Skills / Attributes:

    • Must have good time keeping, being at work in plenty of time to organise your day.
    • Must be able to deal with un-planned issues and organise a resolution.
    • Must be able to communicate with other employees in a professional manner.
    • Must be happy to communicate to people on the phone.

    What we will offer you in return:

    • £9.18 per hour basic pay overtime (non-guaranteed)
    • DCPC Training
    • Uniform and wet weather gear provided
    • 24 days holiday per annum (pro rata) bank holidays
    • Contributory pension scheme (after 3 months)
    • Access to employee savings website

    About the company:

    Markey Group consists of several specialist subsidiary companies including Markey Construction, one of the UK’s leading regional construction companies; Premiere, a manufacturer of kitchens and bedroom furniture and Student Digs, which manages and maintains high-quality student accommodation. With our unique combination of knowledge and experience, Markey Group is ideally placed to meet all property related needs.

    Specifically, Premiere is one of the leading kitchen and furniture companies in the UK and its success is based on delivering cost-effective, design-led solutions tailored to suit customers’ specific needs.

    Premiere Kitchens include ranges for social housing and assisted living as well as executive developments, whilst our furniture division caters for bathroom furniture, student accommodation, hotels and care home furniture.

    Quality assured as all products are manufactured at Premiere’s state-of-the-art factory which has the capacity to cater for volume orders. Premiere also offers a full surveying design service and delivery by its own fleet of vehicles which makes fast turnaround times even faster.

    Mission and Values

    Markey Group’s mission is ‘creating tomorrow’s environments’. For the team at Markey Construction, this means building sustainable communities where people and businesses can flourish.

    Our activities are underpinned by three core values:-

    United in purpose – we strive to be clear in our goals, pulling together to deliver excellence and building effective and efficient teams

    Making a difference –we are committed to being the best, being distinct in our style and creating high standards.

    Serving each other – we believe in leading with respect, caring for individuals and building trust and reliability

    Our core values are further supported by three traits which we expect our teams to demonstrate: determination, perseverance and patience.

    Application process:

    To apply for this role, please email a CV to HRadmin@markeygroup.co.uk

Quality assured

The Greener Choice

When it comes to considering the environment, Premiere leads the way. We have a host of eco-initatives in place and are proud to hold many coveted accreditations.

Fast turnaround times

Fast turnaround times

Premiere is known for its fast turnaround times to meet customer needs and delivery by our own fleet of lorries makes turnaround times even faster.

The Greener Choice

High quality, great value

Quality is assured as all products are manufactured at our state-of-the-art factory which also means we can cater for volume orders and keep costs down.

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