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LGV Class 2 Drivers

Reference Number:
BA/KK/026
Location:
Banbury
Reporting To:
Transport Manager
Hours:
48 per week
Job Type:
Transport - LGV Driver
Department:
Transport
Closing Date:
31st May 2019
Benefits:
Pension, 28 days Holiday (pro-rata) , Healthcare Cash Plan, Personal Accident Scheme, Company Shop
 

Our LGV Drivers do more than a ‘driving job’. It’s about ensuring our customers get the best impression of our organisation. You are the ‘face’ of our business, not just our delivery driver.

It’s all about making a good impression with your appearance, manner and the look of your vehicle. Ensuring goods are delivered in a first class condition, completing all necessary paperwork and above all, leaving everyone you meet with a really positive impression of you and our business.

You will be aware and adhere to all driving legislation required for driving a LGV vehicle and follow all Health and Safety procedures and be responsible for your own and other peoples Health and Safety. You will comply at all times with all relevant legislation in food safety and chill chain standards and ensure that the fridge is set to the correct temperature for the job being done. You will ensure that your vehicle is maintained in a safe and clean condition by doing all safety checks and filling in your defect book. You will ensure the security of all company property that is under your charge and collect all empty equipment from the customer. You must co-operate fully with the driver debrief procedure and undertake any other duties that may prove necessary.

This is a demanding, but rewarding, role involving manual handling and multi-drop deliveries. You should therefore be confident to drive and deliver to various outlets throughout the UK.

This can include any five days per week and will include weekend and public holiday working. On occasions it may be necessary to assist in the loading of vehicles.

It is essential that you hold a current LGV Class 2 driving licence and also a driver CPC card.

 

To apply please send your CV to recruitment@bestfoodlogistics.com

 

 

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Warehouse Supervisor

Reference Number:
RO/TH/839
Location:
Royton
Reporting To:
Warehouse Manager
Hours:
40 hours per week
Job Type:
Warehouse Operative
Department:
Warehouse
Closing Date:
27th May 2019
Benefits:
Pension, 28 days Holiday pa, Healthcare Cash Plan, Personal Accident Scheme
 

Our warehouse is fast paced and forms an essential part of the depot in delivering the right products to our customers on time. We have an exciting opportunity for a Warehouse Supervisors to join our team of front line managers to support and facilitate the success of the warehouse.

The ideal candidate will have a thorough knowledge of Health & Safety, be highly organised, and have experience of managing a large, diverse work force in a time critical environment. The ability to communicate effectively at all levels is essential to succeed in this role. You will need to build effective team relationships, motivate and develop your team, and maintain positive relationships with other departments.

Responsibilities include: managing staff to ensure they are aware of and adhere to all company policies, procedures and safe working practices, providing advice and support to work colleagues in an approachable manner, and managing staffing levels through efficient control of absence/holidays. Working with the Warehouse Managers, you will agree targets and standards to support the achievement of all our objectives.

The role requires flexibility to meet the needs of a seven day operation. You will be expected to manage the demands of the shift, dealing with problems that may arise in a professional, effective manner and will actively manage initiatives and identify staff training and development needs.

The working pattern is Sunday to Friday with a rota’d day off

09:30 – 18:00 approx. with an element of flexibility. TBC at interview.

 

To apply please forward your application to recruitment@bestfoodlogistics.com
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LGV Driver Class 2

Reference Number:
RO/TH/871
Location:
Royton
Reporting To:
Transport Manager
Hours:
48 Hours per week
Job Type:
Transport - LGV Driver
Department:
Transport
Closing Date:
27th May 2019
Benefits:
Pension, 28 days Holiday (pro-rata) , Healthcare Cash Plan, Personal Accident Scheme, Company Shop
 

Our LGV Drivers do more than just a ‘driving job’. It’s about ensuring our customers get the best impression of our organisation. You are the ‘face’ of our business, not just our delivery driver.

It’s all about making a good impression with your appearance, manner and the look of your vehicle. Ensuring goods are delivered ‘on time’ in a first class condition, completing all necessary paperwork and above all, leaving everyone you meet with a really positive impression of you and our business.

You will be aware and adhere to all driving legislation required for driving a LGV vehicle and follow all Health and Safety procedures ensuring responsibility for your own and other people’s Health and Safety. You will comply at all times with all relevant legislation in food safety and chill chain standards and ensure that the fridge is set to the correct temperature for the job being done. You will ensure that your vehicle is maintained in a safe and clean condition by doing all safety checks and filling in your defect book. You will ensure the security of all company property that is under your charge and collect all empty equipment from the customer. You must co-operate fully with the driver debrief procedure and undertake any other duties that may prove necessary.

This is a demanding, but rewarding, role involving manual handling and multi-drop deliveries. You should therefore be confident to drive and deliver to various outlets throughout the UK.

This can include any five days per week and will include weekend and public holiday working. On occasions it may be necessary to assist in the loading of vehicles.

The core shift pattern will include Saturday working.

It is essential that you hold a current LGV Class 2 driving licence and also a driver CPC card.

 

To apply please forward your application to Pete Fitzhugh, Transport Manager, Best Food Logistics, Salmon Fields, Royton, Oldham, OL2 6JG
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IT Administrator

Reference Number:
RO/TH/870
Location:
Royton
Reporting To:
IT Programme Manager
Hours:
37.5 per week
Job Type:
IT
Department:
IT
Closing Date:
27th May 2019
Benefits:
Pension, 25 days Holiday , Healthcare Cash Plan, Personal Accident Scheme, Company Shop

The IT department are responsible for the provision of all IT services including support, projects and on-going strategy and to ensure that Best Food Logistics has adequate Disaster Recovery provision to suit the demands of the operation. Working with the business IT must ensure the infrastructure is robust and to work with internal and external third parties to ensure application and operational issues are resolved.

The main purpose of this role is to provide administrative support to the IT function to assist in maintaining excellent service levels to internal and external customers.

You will be responsible for providing administrative support to the IT team, ensuring business facing forms are reviewed and updated accordingly. You will coordinate new user setup including Asset and License Management, assisting with the management of the weekly Change Board (CAB) and the procurement of IT equipment, ensuring accurate invoicing against kit received. You will check and analyse informational audit reports, ensure IT policies are reviewed regularly and update as required, maintain the project summary sheet including project set up within an internal project management tool. You will also be responsible for the coordination of minor infrastructure or office changes and the maintenance of the IT knowledge database and general IT documentation.

In addition you will be required to attend meetings as required from time to time, either onsite or at an alternative location.

We are looking for someone with experience of using Microsoft Office applications who has outstanding organisational skills, attention to detail, accuracy and excellent problem solving and analytical skills. You need to be self-motivated with the ability to manage your own workload and a good team player and be flexible to meet the needs of the department. Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to foster and maintain good working relationships with key third party vendors and internal contacts are critical and the ability to be able to work under pressure and demonstrate excellent customer service.

If you have experience of working within a fast paced, highly demanding IT department and are passionate and enthusiastic about providing the best service, then this may be the role for you

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Warehouse Supervisor – Temporary – 6 months

Reference Number:
BA/KK/031
Location:
Banbury
Reporting To:
Warehouse Manager
Hours:
44 hours per week
Job Type:
Warehouse Operative
Department:
Warehouse
Closing Date:
27th May 2019
Benefits:
Pension, 28 days Holiday pa, Healthcare Cash Plan, Personal Accident Scheme
 

Our warehouse is fast paced and forms an essential part of the depot in delivering the right products to our customers on time. We have an exciting opportunity to increase the size of the team in Banbury and we require a Warehouse Supervisor to join our team of front line Managers to support and facilitate the success of the warehouse.

The ideal candidate will have a thorough knowledge of Health & Safety, be highly organised, and have experience of managing a large, diverse work force in a time critical environment. The ability to communicate effectively at all levels is essential to succeed in this role. You will need to build effective team relationships, motivate and develop your team, and maintain positive relationships with other departments.

Responsibilities include: managing staff to ensure they are aware of and adhere to all company policies, procedures and safe working practices, providing advice and support to work colleagues in an approachable manner, and managing staffing levels through efficient control of absence/holidays. Working with the Warehouse Managers, you will agree targets and standards to support the achievement of all our objectives.

The role requires flexibility to meet the needs of a seven day operation. You will be expected to manage the demands of the shift, dealing with problems that may arise in a professional, effective manner and will actively manage initiatives and identify staff training and development needs.

The working pattern is 5 over 6 (Sun – Fri)

 

To apply please forward your application to recruitment@bestfoodlogistics.com
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