The main purpose of the post of Box Scheme Driver is to deliver our award boxes to customers. The role covers driving two days on our Bath delivery rounds, and requires you to be an outward facing ambassador for the farm, working to high standards at all times.
Scope of the Job
To carry out all driving, picking and delivery tasks relating to the vegetable box on the specified days.
To work independently as needed.
A standard working week will be 16 hours
Working days will be:
To be available to cover weekday packing and delivery shifts on a rota basis if needed.
Thursday – 9.00am – 17.00pm (Box Delivery Round)
Friday – 9.00am – 17.00pm (Box Delivery Round)
Duties and responsibilities
To pack and deliver vegetable boxes to our customers on a Thursday and Friday.
To take on driver responsibilities as needed to ensure the smooth running of the business.
Be an enthusiastic and committed ambassador for the Community Farm and its key objectives of environmental sustainability and community engagement.
Be responsible for the maintenance of the van at all times when out on a delivery round.
Be a responsible driver at all times.
Have high levels of customer service when dealing with members of the public.
Develop clear and open methods of communication with other staff of the Community Farm.
Work independently at all times showing initiative and actively foster a ‘can do’ culture which will guarantee the success of the business.
Meet the standards of Health and Safety required for working in a warehouse environment.
Undertake additional duties commensurate with the post as may reasonably be requested from time to time.
Ensure activities meet with and integrate with the Community Farm’s requirements for quality management, health and safety, legal stipulations, environmental policies and general duty of care.
The successful applicant:
Should have experience of van driving and multi drop.
Must hold a clean full UK Driving License
Forklift license preferable, but not prohibitive
The post will be based at The Community Farm warehouse near Chew Magna when not driving but will be largely involved with deliveries in Bath and North Somerset.