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Library Driver

Witham, Essex
£12.53 Per Hour
Job Type
1 Sep 2022
Our client is one of the largest and most dynamic local authorities in the UK and is undergoing significant transformational change to further enhance customer focus, service, and delivery. The mobile library service is instrumental in providing a library service to our harder to reach residents due to mobility or geographical constraints. Role and responsibility: The Mobile Library Supervisor has a sound working knowledge of Customer Services and specific business processes. They provide an efficient and effective mobile library service by carrying out the day-to-day operation, driving and supervision of mobile library services, maintaining a high level of customer care, acting as the first point of contact for public access to council services and undertaking a range of tasks that support the delivery of a quality service. Please note this is a fixed term role for 1 month. The role is based out of Witham Essex, but will be driving the mobile library across villages in Essex on a 3-week rota system. Working Hours: Full time 37 hours per week, occasional Saturday working required. Monday Friday/Tuesday -Saturday in alternate weeks. Hours 8am 5pm dependent on routes. Essential Skills: There is a requirement for applicants to have a current HGV class 2 driving licence and must be able to drive a 12-ton vehicle Accountabilities / Responsibilities: To welcome library users and help to deliver a quality service, working at the base or other appropriate Library as required To maintain and clean the vehicles in accordance with the requirements set out on the daily log sheet book including delivery and collection of vehicles for maintenance/repair. To deliver books and equipment as required. To carry out such other appropriate duties as may be required. Knowledge, Skills and Experience Current HGV class 2 driving licence and able to drive a 12-ton vehicle Experience of driving large vehicles and carrying out routine vehicle checks At least 21 years old (for insurance purposes) Demonstrable experience of working in a customer focused environment. Able to deliver quality customer service, understanding of dealing with elderly people Understanding of working within a Local Authority or other complex organisation. Knowledge of Health and Safety procedures and processes. If you have the skills and knowledge and think you would be suitable for this role please get in touch with an up to date CV
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  • Job Reference: 701356674-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: MC Personnel
    MC Personnel
  • Location: Witham, Essex
  • Salary: £12.53 Per Hour
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Contract