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Barker and Stonehouse LGV Driver Crawley (Ref: VAC001435611)

Barker and Stonehouse LGV Driver Crawley

The Driver Apprentice will work as part of the depot "front line" distribution activity

Employer: Barker and Stonehouse Salary: Competitive salary Postcode: RH10 9PB

Vacancy Category: LGV DrivingVacancy Type: Apprenticeship only Apprenticeship Level: Level 2


Barker and Stonehouse are a family run furniture retailer founded in 1946 and has established a national reputation for innovation, quality and service excellence.  They have achieved this through an unerring pursuit of the best people and the best products.  With established stores in Tyneside, Teesside, Yorkshire, Humberside, Nottingham and London, they are a fast-growing online store and a pacey social media and online promotional strategy.  the company is operating in a truly multichannel environment 

Duties to include:

  • He/she will pilot vehicles between the depot location and customer premises - delivering goods in accordance with manifests
  • Working as part of the depot to ensure goods are delivered on time and to the current location with accurate completion of associated paperwork
  • Ensure that daily vehicle checks are carried out and any defects are reported and remedied
  • All tachograph laws and regulations are adhered to.  Driver must be smart in presentation and be able to support our aspiration to be the most professional delivery service


Competitive salary

Working week

Shifts TBC by employer.

Total hours per week: 37.50

Desired skills

  • Previous customer service/driving experience preferred but not essential

Personal qualities

  • Flexible approach to work
  • Customer focused
  • Presentable
  • Physically fit
  • Desired qualifications
  • Previous customer service/driving experience preferred but not essential

Future prospects

Progression onto a Driver Assessor/Lead Driver, Traffic Office Supervisor/Team Leader

Things to consider

Age 25 + (Company Insurance Purposes).

Barker and Stonehouse carry out checks along with regular Drug and Alcohol testing.


5 Rutherford Way


RH10 9PB

Apprenticeship duration

56 weeks 

Possible start date

17 Sep 2018


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