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Grape Passions Ltd

Grape Passions is a family run, independent wine merchant based in Essex. We supply discerning restaurants, bars, hotels, function venues and clubs in and around East Anglia with an exciting range of quality wines and champagnes. We also provide a corporate gift service for businesses wanting to thank their clients and staff with a gift that will be enjoyed and remembered.

Since 2005, our reputation for delivering exceptional wines, alongside excellent customer service, has grown to make us the preferred wine wholesaler for many establishments in the hospitality sector.

Each and every member of our team is passionate about the products we provide and how we provide them. We do more than source and supply fantastic wines – we live, breathe and occasionally drink them too!

We remain focused on discovering great quality wines at the right prices, from smaller growers and producers throughout the world. We love bringing new finds to the UK market and helping our customers stand out from the crowd by offering their consumers more adventurous wine selections. We appreciate that all our customers have different requirements, and our team is on hand to help you source the right wines for your establishment and clientèle.

Our services help you to select, market and serve your wine and champagne choices in the best possible way, whilst maximising the profit for your business.

Grape Passions Ltd

01376 538 888

Tel: 01376 538 888

Unit 7, Rosewood Business Park, Eastways

Unit 7, Rosewood Business Park, Eastways

Witham

Essex

CM8 3AA

https://www.grapepassions.co.uk/

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Delivery Driver / Warehouse Operative

Family run wine merchants based in Witham, Essex are looking for a full time experienced and reliable van driver and warehouse operative, to carry out multi drop deliveries throughout Essex/Suffolk/Hertfordshire/Cambridgeshire and into London.  The role will also involve picking orders, managing goods in, general warehouse duties; fork lift experience is required.

Permanent position.  Medium wheel based van provided.

Hours of work

  • 5 days per week

  • Mon - Friday

Tasks would involve:

  • Multiple drop deliveries around Essex, Suffolk, Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire and into London

  • Unload vehicles and take goods to stores as requested by customers

  • Ensuring all goods are signed for and paper work in order

  • Picking and preparing orders in warehouse

  • Unloading deliveries into warehouse – fork lift driving

  • Tidying warehouse, rotation of stock

  • Weekly maintenance checks on vehicles and warehouse equipment

Skills needed

  • The applicant is required to be a minimum age of 25 for vehicle insurance purposes

  • Experienced driver of multi drop deliveries

  • Full clean UK driving licence

  • Accurate in completion of paperwork

  • Friendly disposition who enjoys dealing with customers

  • Experience of manual lifting

  • Trustworthy and reliable

  • Able to work on own initiative and plan routes effectively

  • Happy to work as part of a team and help out wherever required

  • Experience of fork lift driving

Additional information

The role will be physically demanding and the successful applicant must be capable of working well in a close knit team and have good spoken and written English Language skills, as well as being numerate.  This is a rewarding, challenging and enjoyable role for the right person who enjoys being part of a small team.  As the driver for a small company, you will see customers on a weekly basis and need to be well presented, organised, confident and personable.

Excellent rate of pay dependent on experience, uniform provided.  For more information or to apply for this role please email your CV to: