Delivery Driver and Sales Assistant

Blackbridge Furnishings
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Delivering items by preparing, loading, unloading, operating, and maintaining cleanliness of a van; developing sales; maintaining records. Must be over 21 for insurance purposes. Sales will be included and weekend work may also be involved.
Working a minimum of 2 days per week which can vary up to 5 days depending on abilities.

Duties:
* Prepares van for operation by inspecting general condition; checking fluid levels and tire pressure; validating adherence to roadability standards.

* Loading van by ordering, placing, and securing items.

* Delivering items by identifying destinations; establishing route; operating the van; unloading items; maintaining schedule.

* Developing sales by reviewing standing orders; analysing sales; recommending changes and new products; taking and placing orders; calling on potential customers.

* Serving customers by understanding and resolving or forwarding complaints; adjusting orders.

* Obtaining payment by accepting cash, checks, and credit card payments.

* Maintaing van operating efficiency by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; scheduling repairs.

* Maintaing safe operation and clean appearance by complying with organisation operational policies, procedures, and standards, as well as state and local driving rules and regulations; cleaning van exterior and interior.

* Maintaining delivery, van, and driving records by obtaining receipt acknowledgments; recording tracking information; completing driver log and van performance forms.

* Updating job knowledge by participating in training opportunities.

* Enhancing organisation reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Skills/Qualifications:
Data Entry Skills, Scheduling, Travel Logistics, Verbal Communication, Customer Focus, Deadline-Oriented, Travel, Acute Vision, Manual Handling, Selling to Customer Needs, Dependability.

Driving Licence required.

Minimum age 21 for insurance purposes.

Good timekeeping and presentation.

Able to interact with customers.

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