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Published: 17th January 2024

Driver/ General Labourer

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Position: Driver/General Labourer

Location: Workshop/Head Office, Leeds

Job Type: Full Time 40hrs, Permanent, Monday to Friday, plus overtime as and when required

 Salary: £21,840 basic per annum plus overtime after 40hrs at time and a half

Established in 2000 as a small family business, SM UK, an auto-engineering company specializing in commercial vehicle safety systems has gone from strength to strength.  Operating Nationwide dealing with some of the largest fleets in the country whilst providing optimum solutions and a seamless service tailored to meet the exact requirements of our clients.

Due to our continued progressive growth, diversification and further recent expansion into our new purpose built facility, incorporating our new Leeds Head Office and Workshop, SM UK currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Driver/General Labourer to further enhance and support operations and logistics at our Head Office/Workshop in Leeds.

SM UK are recognised as the preferred supplier for the UK’s biggest manufacturer of vehicle safety systems and more recently we have expanded into the welfare van conversion market.

We are looking to recruit a motivated, energetic, and ambitious individual.  You may already be in a similar role or be looking for an opportunity to change roles, if so, we are interested in hearing from you, and in return we will give you the chance to develop and progress your future career with us.  The ideal candidate must have a Driving Licence as there will be an element of driving required within the role to move parts and items amongst SM UK locations.  Tasks will include, but not limited to collection and delivery of parts, collection/drop-off of SM UK Driver from/to customer locations.  General site maintenance as required including general labourer duties such as housekeeping/organising/tidying up of workshop/stores etc.  We provide full in-house training in our systems and procedures.

You will be an integral part of the efficient running of the business, providing a seamless internal service to facilitate the smooth operation of all departments and contribute to the service we provide our customer.  Working to a high standard on your own initiative and as part of a Team, you will have a ‘can do’ attitude and hands on approach, with the willingness to learn.  Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, dealing with a variety of tasks in a polite and professional manner, with an awareness of Health and Safety within a workshop environment.

In return we offer the following:

  • Private Health Insurance which includes benefits such as discounted gym memberships, cinema tickets, apple watches and much more.
  • Group Life Insurance – 3 x basic salary
  • Company Pension Scheme in line with government standards
  • 28 days Holiday (Including Bank Holidays)
  • Monthly Employee Recognition Scheme
  • Full in-house training
  • Birthday day off and gift card
  • Opportunity for career progression and training

If you would like to be part of a progressive, successful, dedicated team with the opportunity for progression then look no further, contact us for more information.

www.smuk.co.uk