UPS Medical Multi Drop Driver (B Licence, 3.5T) - Swadlincote in United Kingdom

Job Description

Medical Multi Drop Driver (B Licence, 3.5T) - Swadlincote-039860

POLAR SPEED LIMITED

Polar Speed, a UPS company, is a logistics company and innovative provider of temperature sensitive transportation and pharmaceutical supply chain solutions in the UK.

MEDICAL MULTI DROP DRIVER – DAYS - B LICENCE

Based at Unit H4 Gresley Business Park, Tetron Point, Swadlincote, DE11 9GE

Polar Speed has a reputation for quality, compliance, operational and customer facing technology and monitoring solutions in the growing temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical logistics market in the UK. The company specialises in active temperature-controlled deliveries to hospitals, pharmacies, wholesalers and medical care surgeries as well as to end patients which it serves through its homecare business. Its customers include some of the best known pharmaceutical brands in the world.

As a medical multi-drop driver, you’ll make approximately 30 to 35 collections and deliveries to GP surgeries, retail pharmacies, home delivery patients, wholesalers and hospitals. Starting usually at 0700 hours, you’ll work a minimum of 40 hours per week and must be flexible and prepared to work additional hours up to 50 - 55 hours per week to meet our service requirements which may be of an urgent medical nature. For this role, you may expect to work on a Monday to Friday basis with occasional weekend and bank holidays if required.

We offer a wide range of benefits including 28 days’ holiday (including bank holidays) building to 33 days (including bank holidays) in the sixth full holiday year and a company pension.

For successful applicants, Polar Speed will process enhanced disclosure criminal record checks.

Key responsibilities:

  • Check and scan all consignments

  • Complete daily safety checks of vehicle and refrigeration unit

  • Deliver consignments on an accurate and timely basis ensuring products stay within the required temperature range

  • Ensure that records of deliveries are electronically captured and driver manifests are completed

  • Maintain daily communications to provide service updates

  • Demonstrate professional and safe driving competency at all times

  • Present a smart working appearance at all times

Key Skills/Experience/Requirements:

  • A minimum of 2 years’ driving experience

  • Must hold a B category driving licence (ideally no more than 3 points)

  • Previous multi-drop experience advantageous

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

  • Ability to build effective working relationships with customers/clients, whilst appreciating the need for maintaining confidentiality

  • Good organisation skills with the ability to prioritise

  • Good team player and able to work on your initiative

We offer a wide range of benefits including 28 days’ holiday (including bank holidays), a company pension.

For successful applicants, Polar Speed will process enhanced disclosure criminal record checks.

job Driver

Primary Location United Kingdom

Schedule Full-time

Company: UNITED PARCEL SERVICE

Category: Driver

Requisition Number: 039860

Location: ,United Kingdom