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Ad Hoc Dispatch Driver

Location: KIDLINGTON, OXFORDSHIRE Salary: 7.58 - 7.58 GBP Per Hour
Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain Job Type: Temporary
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 12 months ago Reference: 3063262

Thames Valley Police are currently seeking an Ad Hoc Dispatch Driver to join their team in Kidlington.

Location – Kidlington
Pay - £7.58 per hour plus holiday pay
Start date – asap
End date – 6 months

The overall purpose of the role is to: provide an efficient, effective and secure logistical service; collecting and delivering postal bags, evidential material (e.g. forensics, NABIS guns) crates and other items such as uniform, across the Force.

Key results areas:
Responsible for driving a Force dispatch vehicle to designated locations via the most efficient and economic route according to road conditions and circumstances
Gain access to premises using keys, fobs or access codes to enable the delivery of items at designated locations
Collect items and load securely in the van to facilitate sorting, ensuring at all times that premises ate left secure on departure, while maintaining the security of vehicle and integrity of of its load at all times
Liaise with the HQ Postal Team to be fully briefed on the deliveries for that date, and any other information pertinent to the route
Apply any appropriate security measures/handling procedures required to ensure the transportation of any specialist / sensitive items are managed in line with Force Policy
Complete vehicle checks in line with Force Policy
Maintain knowledge of entire Force area

Skills and experience:
Full UK Driving Licence
Experience in a driving role
Recent experience in a customer related environment
Knowledge of geographical locations
As this is a physically active role, the post holder will be expected to lift/move heavy objects, both to waist and shoulder height. Satisfactory completion of a manual handling course will be required (training provided in role) and appropriate equipment is provided

If you are available for Ad Hoc work and have the relevant skills and experience please call me on 01865 793600 - ask for Stevie or Thane

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