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Employee Benefits

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42 days per annum maximum holiday allowance
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Employee birthday free holiday
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Buy & sell holiday scheme
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Contributory pension scheme
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Fully funded basic healthcare inc. driver medical
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Milestone service bonus
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Free gym facility
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Paid volunteer work in the community

Current Job Opportunities

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Job Type: Full time permanent

We are looking for 5 HGV class 2 Drivers to report into the Transport team. If you are working on ‘Distance’ (outside West Yorkshire) your duties will be planned and assigned the day before by our Transport Planners, if you are working on ‘Locals’ (inside West Yorkshire) your duties will be planned overnight by our Transport Co-ordinator, in line with business and customer needs.

You will need great communication skills - as one of our Drivers we understand that delays can happen on our roads through circumstances beyond your control. It is important that you communicate these delays efficiently so that we can plan around them and make sure that you get the support you need. Your role is crucial to providing the right service so that we do not disappoint our customers.

You are expected to have a Class 2 Licence and a Driver CPC Qualification with at least 2 years multi-drop experience with a flexible approach to days and hours of work.

The hours of work are 50 hours per week, 07:30 – 18:00, Monday to Friday with occasional Saturday working.

Company benefits include:-

  • Minimum of 20 days holiday
  • Birthday off work
  • Additional holidays reflective of service
  • Ability to buy and sell holidays
  • Company healthcare scheme
  • Provision of a gym facility for all employees
  • Driver medicals fully funded by company
  • Milestone service bonus
  • Employee events
  • Employee Value of the Month Award
  • Welcome pack for new employees
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Enhanced maternity/ paternity leave
  • Volunteer work in the community
  • Supporting local community club Bradford City
  • Free Vend Friday

Although we always aim to respond to every application, unfortunately, due to the high volume of CV’s received each day, this is not always possible. Therefore, if you haven’t heard from us within ten working days of applying, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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Job Type: Permanent

We are looking for 2 Class 1 Nights Drivers to work out of our Premier Point site based in Bradford. It is essential that the applicant has a Class 1 licence and have driven this category of vehicle within the last 2 years. Trunking and driving with a double deck trailer is also essential for this role.

The candidate must hold a current digital tacho card and will also be required to undergo a driving assessment as part of the recruitment process.

Hours of work are 45 hours per week. Start and finish times will vary to suit the needs of the Business.

Company benefits include:-

  • Minimum of 20 days holiday
  • Birthday off work
  • Additional holidays reflective of service
  • Ability to buy and sell holidays
  • Company healthcare scheme
  • Provision of a gym facility for all employees
  • Driver medicals fully funded by company
  • Milestone service bonus
  • Employee events
  • Employee Value of the Month Award
  • Welcome pack for new employees
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Enhanced maternity/ paternity leave
  • Volunteer work in the community
  • Supporting local community club Bradford City
  • Free Vend Friday

Although we always aim to respond to every application, unfortunately, due to the high volume of CV’s received each day, this isn’t always possible. Therefore, if you haven’t heard from us within ten working days of applying, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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Job Type: Fulltime - Permanent

We are looking for a Class 1 & 2 Cover Drivers to support our Contract Department. It is essential that the applicant has a Class 1 or 2 licence and have driven this category of vehicle within the last 2 years. Flexibility in shift times, hours of work and duties is essential, with experience of working within the pallet network.

Working Monday to Friday, with the occasional Saturdays. On average 55- 60 hours per week. Start and finish times will vary to suit the needs of the business. A weekly supplement will be paid for the cover role.

 

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Vehicle 2

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £28477

50 hours per week, Variable start and finish times. Weekdays with occasional Saturday. Banked hours in operation.

REPORTS TO: Contract Manager

SALARY: £28,477

Our HGV 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.

Essential Requirements:

  • High levels of Health and Safety standards.
  • Numerate and literate.
  • Current CPC.
  • Excellent verbal communication.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with Customers and Co-Workers.
  • Diligent attention to detail.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Flexibility.
  • Good geographical knowledge across the UK.
  • Previous experience of curtainside vehicles
  • 2 years Class 1 experience

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervise the loading of the vehicle so that products are safely loaded and secured to minimise chances of damage.
  • Ensure with Contract Manager and Loader that the load is correct against the customers’ orders.
  • Ensure that on arrival the delivery is safe to make and respect customer’s property; if in doubt, consult with customer and/or Contract Manager.
  • Check goods off with Customers and obtain signature and print.
  • Provide excellent customer service.
  • Handle customer issues on delivery effectively and contact Contract Manager for assistance if required.
  • Carry out multi-drop deliveries in a timely and safe manner.
  • Drive the vehicle safely and in accordance with the law.
  • Drive within the tachograph law and driver hours limits.
  • Look after the vehicle and ensure that it is not subjected to unnecessary damage.
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the driving cab.
  • Ensure accidents are kept to a minimum.
  • Report any accidents as soon as possible and in compliance with the company’s accident reporting procedure.
  • Complete vehicle daily inspection sheet and give to Contract Manager.
  • Attend essential training in order to carry out the driver role.
  • To provide support in the Yard as required by the Contract Manager.
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures, to include the Company Standards of Performance and Health and Safety Policy.

Physical Demands:

  • Loading and unloading of goods from vehicles.
  • Stacking of goods onto pallets from storage bays.
  • Stacking of empty pallets.
  • Coupling and uncoupling of trailers
  • Opening and closing of vehicle curtains
  • Education and Experience:
  • Basic numeracy & literacy. Must have at least two years HGV driving experience, hold a reasonably clean driving licence and a current drivers qualification card.

You may be asked to carry out other reasonable duties as required from time to time in line with the ne

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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £22,000 - £26,000

Expect Distribution is a fast paced, expanding business specializing in warehousing, contract logistics and UK palletised distribution based just outside of Bradford and easy accessible via the M62. With around 310 employees and plans to expand this year, we are proud to remain a family owned business with a strong ethos on community. We are the recipient of a number of awards including the Rospa Gold Award 2018, 2019 Bradford Means Business 2018, Motor Transport Awards for Business Excellence (2017),Safety in Operation (2018), Haulier of the Year (2020), Palletline Safety Awards (2016) and Environmental Award (2016) and the UKWA Award (2019).

This is an opportunity for an energetic and committed individual to join an exciting and passionate organisation. For the right individual this will be a chance to make a difference in delivering exceptional service and great customer care in a business that is truly committed to it’s clients, employees and the community. You will have a good knowledge of UK geography and a background in customer facing account management, be a strong communicator and solutions orientated.

42.5 hpw between 8am and 7pm to meet the needs of the business.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £22,000.00-£26,000.00 per year

Company Benefits

  • Minimum of 20 days holiday, plus 8 bank holidays
  • Birthday off work
  • Additional holidays reflective of service
  • Ability to buy and sell holidays
  • Company healthcare scheme
  • Provision of a gym facility for all employees
  • Driver medicals fully funded by company
  • Driver CPC provided every year
  • Milestone service bonus
  • Employee events
  • Employee Value of the Month Award
  • Welcome pack for new employees
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Enhanced maternity/ paternity leave
  • Volunteer work in the community
  • Supporting local community club Bradford City
  • Free Vend Friday
  • Warehouse to Wheels
  • Learning and Development programme

 

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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £10.09ph

Expect Distribution is a fast paced, expanding business specializing in warehousing, contract logistics and UK palletised distribution based just outside of Bradford and easy accessible via the M62. With around 310 employees and plans to expand this year, we are proud to remain a family owned business with a strong ethos on community. We are the recipient of a number of awards including the Rospa Gold Award 2018, 2019 Bradford Means Business 2018, Motor Transport Awards for Business Excellence (2017),Safety in Operation (2018), Haulier of the Year (2020), Palletline Safety Awards (2016) and Environmental Award (2016) and the UKWA Award (2019).Our warehouse operatives are so more than just pick and despatch. It’s about ensuring that our customers get the very best service we can offer and a speedy and accurate delivery. You are the first link in an important delivery chain.

It’s about commitment to the job and getting it done on time and to the highest standard. Ensuring goods are picked and despatched in a first class condition, completing all necessary paperwork and creating a great impression of the business.

You will be expected to work as part a team fulfil all customer requirements in a timely and professional manner in line with set SOP’s, carry out tasks outlined by the Warehouse Controller and Manager ensuring work is completed to a high standard at all times.

Providing Flexi and Counter balance skills

42.5 hours per between 3pm and midnight.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

 

Company Benefits

  • Minimum of 20 days holiday, plus 8 bank holidays
  • Birthday off work
  • Additional holidays reflective of service
  • Ability to buy and sell holidays
  • Company healthcare scheme
  • Provision of a gym facility for all employees
  • Driver medicals fully funded by company
  • Driver CPC provided every year
  • Milestone service bonus
  • Employee events
  • Employee Value of the Month Award
  • Welcome pack for new employees
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Enhanced maternity/ paternity leave
  • Volunteer work in the community
  • Supporting local community club Bradford City
  • Free Vend Friday
  • Warehouse to Wheels
  • Learning and Development programme

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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £23500 plus 10% shift allowance

This is an opportunity for an energetic and committed individual to join an exciting and passionate organisation. For the right individual this will be a chance to make a difference in delivering exceptional service and great customer care in a business that is truly committed to it’s clients, employees and the community.

  • To organise and allocate the warehouse teams duties on a daily basis to fully maximise the capabilities of the team.
  • Update the warehouse team on all operating procedures and any relevant updates as and when required.
  • Liaise with the Warehouse Manager/Assistant Warehouse Manager to organise agency cover as and when required.
  • Conduct departmental inductions for new employees and agency employees on their first day.
  • Promote constant motivation among the team to achieve an efficient and effective storage warehouse.
  • Constantly monitor the performance and activities of the storage warehouse team to ensure targets set are achieved.
  • Communicate and implement change as directed or when the operation requires it.
  • Always maintain a tidy and safe working environment ensuring housekeeping standards are followed daily.
  • Ensure a full operational handover is completed each day to the Warehouse Manager/Assistant Warehouse Manager.
  • Report any issues with the maintenance of the site, machinery and equipment to the Warehouse Manager/Assistant Warehouse Manager.
  • Maintain a high level of health & safety and hygiene standards and follow all company procedures in relation to health & safety.

 

  • To report any issues or concerns to your Manager as and when they arise.

3pm to 12pm Monday to Friday

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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £10.09

Our warehouse operatives are so more than just pick and despatch. It’s about ensuring that our customers get the very best service we can offer and a speedy and accurate delivery. You are the first link in an important delivery chain.

It’s about commitment to the job and getting it done on time and to the highest standard. Ensuring goods are picked and despatched in a first class condition, completing all necessary paperwork and creating a great impression of the business.

You will be expected to work as part a team fulfil all customer requirements in a timely and professional manner in line with set SOP’s, carry out tasks outlined by the Warehouse Controller and Manager ensuring work is completed to a high standard at all times.

Providing Flex skills

 

42.5 hpw

Nights Monday to Friday

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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £10.09ph

Our warehouse operatives are so more than just pick and despatch. It’s about ensuring that our customers get the very best service we can offer and a speedy and accurate delivery. You are the first link in an important delivery chain.

It’s about commitment to the job and getting it done on time and to the highest standard. Ensuring goods are picked and despatched in a first class condition, completing all necessary paperwork and creating a great impression of the business.

You will be expected to work as part a team fulfil all customer requirements in a timely and professional manner in line with set SOP’s, carry out tasks outlined by the Warehouse Controller and Manager ensuring work is completed to a high standard at all times.

Providing Flex skills

 

42.5 hpw

Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm (2 hour flex)

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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £23,610.60

Our warehouse operatives are so more than just pick and despatch. It’s about ensuring that our customers get the very best service we can offer and a speedy and accurate delivery. You are the first link in an important delivery chain.

It’s about commitment to the job and getting it done on time and to the highest standard. Ensuring goods are picked and despatched in a first class condition, completing all necessary paperwork and creating a great impression of the business.

You will be expected to work as part a team fulfil all customer requirements in a timely and professional manner in line with set SOP’s, carry out tasks outlined by the Warehouse Controller and Manager ensuring work is completed to a high standard at all times.

Providing Flexi and Counter balance skills

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Working alongside other warehouse operatives pick and palletise goods and ensure the pallets are wrapped safely and labelled correctly.

 

  • Utilising Flexi and Counterbalance trucks daily.

 

  • This on occasion will require orders to be picked using a manual hand truck so manoeuvring various weights will be required.
  • Items been picked daily weight from 1KG to 40KG but dependant on customer requirements this can be higher. MHE equipment will be used when necessary.

 

  • Good numeracy and literacy skills as main workload consists of working from paper and RF Scanner.

 

  • Picking and stock counting will be required to be done from a picking cage so will be expected to be lifted to a maximum of 9M high.
  • Stock counts will be conducted on an individual basis so care and thoroughness is a must.
  • Be confident in using packing equipment such as manual and automatic banders and automatic pallet wrapper.

 

 

  • Unloading of containers will be a weekly occurrence and on busy weeks can be daily.
    • Tipping of such is to be completed in agreed timescale in the correct manner.
    • Goods unloaded to be cross checked to delivery paperwork and any discrepancies highlighted immediately.
    • A high percentage of goods receipted is batch and date sensitive so is imperative this task is completed thoroughly.

 

  • Upon receipt of palletised goods, check off and report directly to admin to ensure a satisfactory turnaround time for our customers is met.

 

  • Undertake general Warehouse duties such as, Rework, Re-palletising products, wrapping pallets, stock checking, pick checking and any other warehouse requirement needed.

 

  • Ensure a high level of health & safety standards are maintained, and to follow all company procedures in relation to health & safety.

 

  • Help maintain a tidy and safe working environment ensuring housekeeping standards are followed daily.

 

  • To report any issues or concerns to your Controller as and when they arise.

 

Complete necessary paperwork for associated duties including timesheets

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Job Type: Warehouse

 

We are looking for a Warehouse Operatives for the Halifax  Depot.  This would suit an individual that has experience of working in a busy warehouse environment with a CB FLT Certificate. Experience will include general loading/offloading using a CB truck. You must have a flexible can do attitude, be a strong team player and have excellent timekeeping skills.

This is a day shift with alternative times shift pattern they  7am—4pm & 8am—5pm.

 

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Job Type: Customer Services

Salary: £24,000 - £28,000

We are looking for a passionate and experienced individual to provide excellent Customer Care. Working with the Customer Care and Palletline Team and Palletline and Partner Manager, you will manage and develop your relationships with your colleagues to support them in their daily challenges. You will ensure that we consistently provide excellent customer care to our customers by being a key support role to the Customer Care and Palletline teams.

42.5 hours pw Monday to Friday between 6am and 7pm in line with business needs.

 

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Job Type: Driver

Salary: £29,543

Our HGV 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.

Essential Requirements:

  • High levels of Health and Safety standards.
  • Numerate and literate.
  • Current CPC.
  • Excellent verbal communication.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with Customers and Co-Workers.
  • Diligent attention to detail.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Flexibility.
  • Good geographical knowledge across the UK.
  • Previous experience of curtain side vehicles
  • 2 years Class 1 experience

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervise the loading of the vehicle so that products are safely loaded and secured to minimise chances of damage.
  • Ensure with Contract Manager and Loader that the load is correct against the customers’ orders.
  • Ensure that on arrival the delivery is safe to make and respect the customer’s property; if in doubt, consult with the customer and/or Contract Manager.
  • Check goods off with Customers and obtain signature and print.
  • Provide excellent customer service.
  • Handle customer issues on delivery effectively and contact the Contract Manager for assistance if required.
  • Carry out multi-drop deliveries in a timely and safe manner.
  • Drive the vehicle safely and in accordance with the law.
  • Drive within the tachograph law and driver hours limits.
  • Look after the vehicle and ensure that it is not subjected to unnecessary damage.
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the driving cab.
  • Ensure accidents are kept to a minimum.
  • Report any accidents as soon as possible and in compliance with the company’s accident reporting procedure.
  • Complete vehicle daily inspection sheet and give to Contract Manager.
  • Attend essential training in order to carry out the driver role.
  • To provide support in the Yard as required by the Contract Manager.
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures, including the Company Standards of Performance and Health and Safety Policy.

Physical Demands:

  • Loading and unloading of goods from vehicles.
  • Stacking of goods onto pallets from storage bays.
  • Stacking of empty pallets.
  • Coupling and uncoupling of trailers
  • Opening and closing of vehicle curtains
  • Education and Experience:
  • Basic numeracy & literacy. Must have at least two years HGV driving experience, hold a reasonably clean driving licence and a current drivers qualification card.

You may be asked to carry out other reasonable duties as required from time to time in line with the business needs

50 hours per week, Monday - Friday 06:30 - 15:30

REPORTS TO: Contract Manager

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Job Type: HGV Class 1

Salary: £38,113.93

Our HGV 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.

Essential Requirements:

  • High levels of Health and Safety standards.
  • Numerate and literate.
  • Current CPC.
  • Excellent verbal communication.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with Customers and Co-Workers.
  • Diligent attention to detail.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Flexibility.
  • Good geographical knowledge across the UK.
  • Previous experience of curtain side vehicles
  • 2 years Class 1 experience

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervise the loading of the vehicle so that products are safely loaded and secured to minimise chances of damage.
  • Ensure with Contract Manager and Loader that the load is correct against the customers’ orders.
  • Ensure that on arrival the delivery is safe to make and respect the customer’s property; if in doubt, consult with the customer and/or Contract Manager.
  • Check goods off with Customers and obtain signature and print.
  • Provide excellent customer service.
  • Handle customer issues on delivery effectively and contact the Contract Manager for assistance if required.
  • Carry out multi-drop deliveries in a timely and safe manner.
  • Drive the vehicle safely and in accordance with the law.
  • Drive within the tachograph law and driver hours limits.
  • Look after the vehicle and ensure that it is not subjected to unnecessary damage.
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the driving cab.
  • Ensure accidents are kept to a minimum.
  • Report any accidents as soon as possible and in compliance with the company’s accident reporting procedure.
  • Complete vehicle daily inspection sheet and give to Contract Manager.
  • Attend essential training in order to carry out the driver role.
  • To provide support in the Yard as required by the Contract Manager.
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures, including the Company Standards of Performance and Health and Safety Policy.

Physical Demands:

  • Loading and unloading of goods from vehicles.
  • Stacking of goods onto pallets from storage bays.
  • Stacking of empty pallets.
  • Coupling and uncoupling of trailers
  • Opening and closing of vehicle curtains
  • Education and Experience:
  • Basic numeracy & literacy. Must have at least two years HGV driving experience, hold a reasonably clean driving licence and a current drivers qualification card.

You may be asked to carry out other reasonable duties as required from time to time in line with the business needs

This role is a Nights role. Start times ranging from 15:00 - 18:00

£1,000 signing up bonus

Reference ID: 2004C1BN1

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Salary: From £11ph

We are looking for a Warehouse Supervisor to lead the night's warehouse team to fulfil all customer requirements in a timely and professional manner and in line with set standard operating procedures.

The candidate will require a Reach and Counterbalance licence and have previous warehousing and supervisory experience. You must be self-motivated with excellent communication skills. Previous experience of a SAP Warehouse Management System would be desirable.

50 hours per week, 10 pm till 8 am - Monday - Friday and some weekends to meet the business needs.

Although we always aim to respond to every application, unfortunately, due to the high volume of CV’s received each day, this isn’t always possible. Therefore, if you haven’t heard from us within ten working days of applying, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion

Reference ID: 1111CPM

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

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