Hours of work: 37 hours per week
Working pattern: Full-time
Closing date: Sunday 26 September 2021
Interview date: TBC
For an informal discussion, please contact Nick Dimmer - Building Manager (Lewes) on 01273 335499
About the role
If you love driving and pride yourself on delivering excellent customer service, then we have the perfect role for you!
We are currently looking to actively recruit 2 courier drivers to support the Courier team in undertaking the required duties to provide a flexible, reliable quality courier service designed to meet the needs of East Sussex County Council's (ESCC) customers and staff across the estate.
We work to a number of set routes and training will be provided. The role will consist of carrying out the collection and delivery of various items, post, parcels, boxes and any other necessary equipment as part of the day to day duties. You will also be responsible for carrying out relevant driver checks on your vehicle such as water, screen wash, oil level etc and ensuring it is clean and tidy.
We are looking to recruit a responsible, friendly, ‘happy to help’ type of person who always aims to provide excellent customer service. You should be an experienced and confident driver with a full UK Driving Licence, be able to work on your own, but can also report and work to directions and guidance from a supervisor. If this sounds like you then please apply.
This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check or Enhanced check for Regulated Activity with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau). For further information about what is required in this process please go to http://www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check. Please note that we require evidence of an overseas police check if you have lived or worked abroad.
Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.
Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Border Agency’s Points-based Immigration System.
Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.
East Sussex County Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age. All applications are treated on merit.