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Collection & Delivery Driver

£20,000 to £27,000
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
Job Title: Collection & Delivery Driver
Location: London, UK
Compensation: £27,000 + Benefits
Role Type: Full time, Permanent
Job ID: SF45497

We are now actively recruiting for a Collection and Delivery Driver to provide a reliable, efficient and courteous collection and delivery service on behalf of the Metropolitan Police Service. In this role you'll be responsible for collecting & delivering a range of vehicles to police stations, Babcock workshops, external dealerships, and other locations across the London network, in line with the contracts KPI's.

This is a field based role with travel to regional sites covering the London area and boroughs.

Who we are looking for?
As a Collection & Delivery Driver, you'll be transporting all type vehicles utilised by the Metropolitan Police Service. Therefore, previous experience working in a driving role, a good knowledge of the London area and boroughs, as well being a positive, proactive, and flexible individual are all key attributes to securing this role.

What will you be doing?
Provide a prompt, professional and efficient vehicle collection and delivery service that delivers customer satisfaction in line with Company targets and standards
Ensure vehicles are collected and delivered on time, and presented to a standard acceptable to the customer
Respond to and deal with customer enquiries through provision of accurate and reliable information / advice
Drive customer vehicles in a careful and courteous manner with due regard to the Road Traffic Act and Company Procedures and immediately notify of any pending endorsements or prosecutions against your licence
Complete all paperwork and processes accurately and thoroughly in line with Company requirements
Carry out any other duties as and when necessary to meet the varying demands of the business and satisfy customer needs

The experience you'll bring
Full Clean Driving Licence (no more than 3 points) - Licence category minimum C1 3,500 - 7,500kg
No previous disqualifications from driving (DR, CD, DD, IN OR TT99 endorsements will not be accepted)
Previous driving experience in a similar role
Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
Ability to work unsupervised and able to achieve high standards
You must hold or have the ability to obtain NPPV 2 security clearance

What a role with Babcock offers?

Generous holiday entitlement
Competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance
Share ownership scheme
Access to make a difference for a sustainable environment for future
A tailored personal development and training programme.
Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to deliver and be your best.
We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

About Babcock

For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability, and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.

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Application Guidance

All applications should be made online.

We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

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Closing Date: 25th July 2022

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  • Job Reference: 662714959-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Babcock
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £20,000 to £27,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent