Job vacancies at Leyland Garden Centre. Welcome to our recruitment page, here you will find job vacancies at Leyland Garden Centre. We are always looking for new talent to join our team so if you think you would like to work for this forward thinking family owned business then why not apply for one of the job roles below. You can apply for jobs by sending in your CV to the addresses provided in the job descriptions.

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Delivery Driver

(Full Time – 40 hours per week – including weekends)

Temporary contract of 3 months available

We are currently seeking a temporary Delivery Driver to join our large Garden Centre Group.  The successful candidate will be expected to complete home deliveries so should be physically fit as this is a very hands on role and you will need to handle large and heavy loads. Experience in retail is essential to the role as is good customer service.  Full clean driving license essential.

Duties will include:

Loading of customer orders on the van in a safe and timely manner ensuring products are wrapped and secured efficiently
Planning of routes beforehand
Stock/fixture transfers between stores when required
Maintenance and due diligence checks of delivery van
Manual handling of compost and aggregates

The successful candidate will:

 Hold a full, clean driving licence with Category B up to 3.5T
Be eligible to drive a Luton van
Be experienced in a retail environment
Have a friendly and positive attitude, providing a great customer experience at point of delivery
Have good organisational skills
Wear the correct PPE to comply with Covid secure regulations

What we offer:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits include a pension, up to 28 days holiday (FT) and staff discounts across all of our brands including the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast growing company and forward thinking team we want to hear from you.

To apply:

Please send your CV and cover letter to:   Wesley Emery, Centre Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Friday 9th April 2021