Customer Delivery Driver, Supermarket Assistant

Job Type Customer Service
Location Weston-Super-Mare - Weston Super Mare
Partnership Level 10
Closing Date 19/09/2021
Vacancy Type Temporary
Salary £10.19 - £11.81
Salary Frequency Hourly
Hours of Work Various weekly hours (between 16 and 46 per week). Different shift patterns ranging between 04:00 - 00:00.

Description

Due to the delivery/handling/selling of age restricted items, applicants must be 18 years or over to apply.

In addition to the pay stated, you will receive a shift premium for hours worked between 22:00 and 06:00. This will be paid at the minimum recruitment rate for your role.

You’ll be the friendly face of our business – the helpful driver who delivers the unique blend of Waitrose quality produce, that the customer has selected online for home delivery. When you’re not out and about you’ll be it the store, assisting with things like stock control and cashiering, which may involve lifting heavy products.

This is a really important ‘front line’ role. You represent us with every single customer you meet, and their impression of Waitrose is down to you. So, as well as having a flexible approach and the ability to use your initiative to deal with unexpected situations, you should be passionate about providing the very highest levels of customer service.
A good appreciation of health & safety is a must too, along with excellent driving skills – and we will ask you to take a driving assessment as part of your application.

Required essential experience skills and qualifications:
You will need a full valid UK manual driving licence with no more than six points – and you should be 18 years old or over. Part of the application process will include a licence check and a security check to confirm your suitability for the role.

Required desirable experience skills and qualifications:
Previous experience in a driving role and a knowledge of chilled vehicles would both be welcomed.

Additional Information

As a business, we encourage flexible working. We have a number of different ways to work flexibly, so at your interview feel free to talk about what flexibility means to you. There are no guarantees, however, examples of how our Partners already work flexibly include part-time, job share, home working and compressed hours.

Please consider the following when making your application:

- We occasionally close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications. Therefore, we recommend you apply early

- Print off the job description now if you require it.

Duties and Responsibilities

This is a really important front line role. You represent us with every single customer you meet and their impression of Waitrose & Partners is down to you. So, as well as having a flexible approach and the ability to use your initiative to deal with unexpected situations, you should be passionate about providing the very highest levels of customer service.

We positively celebrate Diversity & Inclusion in the John Lewis Partnership. Our aim is to become the UK’s most inclusive business - for our Partners and for our customers, reflecting and connecting with the diverse communities that we serve. We want people from all walks of life to feel valued for their individuality, thrive in our business and share a sense of belonging. To find out more about D&I in the John Lewis Partnership click here - https://www.jlpjobs.com/about/diversityandinclusion/

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