Collections Van Driver
Marlow, England, GB
6d ago

If you have a background in Distribution and can deliver exceptional customer service skills, we want to hear from you.

We currently have a number of exciting opportunities to join our distributions operation team at our Belfast Depot as a Collections Driver.

Your role will be to collect parcels from our customers as per the route provided within the time window stated, communicating any potentially failed collections and ensuring that all documentation is completed accurately and completely.

We want someone who will always provide customers of Whistl with first-class customer service, sharing feedback, comments or information with your Operations Team.

Key responsibilities :


  • You will assist with offloading collections vans, with a high level of attention to detail when scanning and segregating parcels.
  • Provide Collections from our customers in the area within the agreed timeframe.
  • Ensure all Health and Safety procedures are followed and proactively embraced.
  • Highlight any Collections that are going to be late and the reason for the delay to the Operations Team.
  • Have a flexible approach to work in order to fit the fast-paced, changing working environment at Whistl.
  • Customer Service

  • Provide all customers of Whistl with an outstanding level of service at all times.
  • Any queries or information gained from the customer at the point of the collection to be passed on immediately upon return to the depot.
  • Provide customers with support and information in the preparation of the mail.
  • Maintain a professional manner whilst on site at collection points and at the depot.
  • Vans

  • Keep your vehicle clean and presentable at all times.
  • Always ensure that your vehicle is kept topped up with fuel and oil and is fully compliant according to company policy.
  • Perform general vehicle maintenance and report any defects to the Transport Manager.
  • Ensure that your vehicle is kept in a safe location, locked and with nothing valuable left in the vehicle overnight.
  • Keywords : Collections Driver Driving Customer Service Communication Offloading SLAs Bolton Driver

    Required Skills

  • Willingness to embrace different and varying responsibilities.
  • Friendly and professional manner in dealing with customers.
  • Ability to co-operate successfully with fellow staff at all levels.
  • Good knowledge of the local area and road networks.
  • Ability to Drive a 3.5t Sprinter type vehicle.
  • Able to load and unload items of up to 30kg.
  • Must have no more than 3 points on driving licence.
  • Desirable Skills

  • Previous experience of courier work would be an advantage but not essential.
  • About The Company

    Whistl are a delivery management company providing efficient, high-quality and competitively priced services across Business Mail, Parcels, Fulfilment and Doordrop Media both in the UK and internationally.

    Distributing more than 4 billion items annually, we are market leaders in Downstream Access Mail (DSA) services handling over 50% of bulk business mail in the UK.

    Whistl is a Disability Confident employer and is committed to equal opportunities for all in all of our employment policies and practices.

    Due to the nature of our business, this role may be subject to a basic DBS check.

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