7.5 Tonne Driver - Cheltenham


7.5 Tonne Driver - Cheltenham

Job Title: Driver with CPC

Salary: £24,500 Per Annum

Contract Type: Permanent, Full-time

Contracted hours: 45 hours per week (5 days out of 7)

Working Days: Tuesday to Saturday

Shift Pattern: 9 hour shifts, Days

Location: Cheltenham

Benefits: View our Employee Benefits leaflet.

About Creed:
Creed is a family business, established in 1972, which is ambitious with it's growth within the industry. We deliver a great range of multi-temperature food products, including our butchery and fresh ranges to caterers across the country from our offices in Cheltenham, Ilkeston & High Wycombe. It's a great place to be and we are proud of our role in supporting our local community. We are dedicated to creating a great place to work, with great people and in 2020 were listed by Sunday Times as one of the top 100 companies to work for, having achieved a “two star” status with best companies. Our people are committed to our values, choose their attitude and focus on the needs of the customer. They work hard and are committed to providing a great service but want to have some fun and development along the way. Our employees often get involved in charity events, attend the company conversations, put forward their ideas for improvement and contribute in the team briefings. Our core business values are being: Commercial, Proud, Friendly and Nurturing.


Role Details:

The role of Driver at Creed Foodservice is the first line of contact with our customers, who sit at the heart of our business. As a van driver you will be expected to provide excellent Customer Service and an efficient and reliable delivery service, while ensuring compliance with safety legislation and Company procedures. The role is an extremely varied and vital part of the transport team, it is a Multi-Drop position, working with temperature-controlled goods and delivering to a variety of different customers.

Some responsibilities of the role include: 

  • Multi Drop delivery to a variety of businesses.
  • Delivery of temperature-controlled products.
  • Follow all legislative requirements concerning drivers hour’s and ensure that vehicles are driven with due care and attention.
  • Accurate and timely completion of all paper work (VC40, Temperature Records, Debrief.
  • Conduct all daily checks, resolve any issues and report any accidents that may occur.
  • Be an ambassador for the company, promote the company brand, demonstrate company values and enhance the company’s image through appearance and behaviour.
  • To ensure vehicle (and where applicable fridge and freezer) are fuelled.

The day will start between the hours of 4am and 6am, depending on the route to be delivered.


The Ideal Candidate:

It is essential that you have the following: 

  • Excellent Customer Service Skills.
  • Team player, willing to help others to ensure that customers get the right products on time.
  • Flexibility to accommodate schedule changes.
  • Friendly and adaptable approach to work.
  • Driving Licence,
  • Full CPC Hours.
  • Multi-Drop experience would be advantageous.
  • Multi-Temperature Deliver experience would be advantageous.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and a covering letter to jobs@creedfoodservice.co.uk detailing why you are perfect for this role and what value you can add to the business.

At this stage, we will not be accepting agency applications.


We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age, as outlined in our equal opportunities policy.