Casual Driver - Zero Hour (Taunton Branch)

Casual Driver - Zero Hour
Salary - £7.50 per hour
U-Drive Ltd – Taunton Branch

Established over 35 years ago, U-Drive is a family run organisation.   With 15 branches and a fleet of over 1700 vehicles, U-Drive is considered the largest wholly independent vehicle rental company in the Southwest.

We are currently look to recruit a positive and friendly individual with a ‘Can do’ attitude. Reporting into the Branch Manager you will be providing a complete and efficient driving and valeting service for the hire of rental vehicles, while providing a positive experience.

  • Drive, deliver and/or collection vehicles to inter-branch or directly to customer as directed

  • Ensure that the drivers’ log is completed, signing in and out of branches

  • Clean vehicles to U-Drive standards

  • Checking vehicles at the end of hire for damage, using the appropriate system

  • Reporting faults, damage or general un-roadworthiness in accordance with safety regulations and Company processes

  • Completing the Pre-Rental Vehicle Inspection for every hire

  • Parking vehicles in allocated areas depending on the status of vehicle

  • Showing customers to vehicles, marking damage, showing controls, discussing vehicle equipment, fuel type etc to ensure the understanding of the vehicle and customer parking allocations

Team members must:

  • Be an experienced driver

  • Able to communicate with people of all levels

  • Able to work well in a team

  • Good attention to detail

  • Honest and trustworthy

  • Friendly and polite with a willingness to help others

  • Have a full clean UK driving licence

  • Have a positive, ‘Can do’ attitude

  • Be able to work in a fast paced, ever changing environment

  • Be willing to work 2 hour requests, as well as half and full day requests

What can we offer you?

We offer all team members full training and free uniform. Additional benefits include access to Company Pension Scheme, Recommend a Friend Scheme and excellent career prospects for the right candidate.

If this position is of interest to you, please click here to download and complete the application form and return it to dawn.kenworthy@u-drive.co.uk. Alternatively, please call the HR Department on 01794 510287

Thank you for showing interest in our vacancy, we look forward to hearing from you shortly. 

Salary: £7.50 per hour
Posted: 14th June 2017