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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 31/01/2021.

Transport Driver

Job Reference: 918-TX6757

Employer:
NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT)
Department:
Transport Birmingham
Location:
Birmingham
Salary:
£19,737 to £21,142 pa

As a vital member of our team operating a 24/7 service you will be providing a safe and professional service, collecting and delivering blood products, equipment and staff to hospitals, blood centres and blood collection sites throughout the country. This could include emergency ‘blue light’ deliveries.

We’re looking for an experienced commercial driver holding a full UK driving licence. This must include C1 or C category, permitting you to drive vehicles up to and including 7.5 tonnes. Category D1 and D is also preferred. You should also be able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines and have experience of dealing professionally with members of the public. You will be required to work evenings, weekends, nights and bank holidays on a 24/7 roster. A uniform will be provided and you will be given an induction, training and development opportunities.

In return we can offer a friendly working environment where teamwork is highly valued, together with a generous annual leave entitlement and an excellent pension scheme.

We are recruiting to 2 roles as part of this advertisement 1 permanent role and 1 fixed term role for 6 months.

This advert will close at midnight on 31st January 2021

The interview date for this position will be week commencing 15th February 2021

For informal enquiries please contact David Eborn.




NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) offers a dynamic and friendly working environment where teamwork is highly valued. Personal development is also considered a priority and is supported through extensive training and development opportunities open to all employees.

We are passionate about creating an inclusive workplace and aim to reflect the diverse communities we work with and positively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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