Ref No: AGS021

The Company

Alfred Gera & Sons Ltd. is one of the leading distributors in Malta specialising in the distribution of pharmaceuticals, grocery, and personal care products. Committed towards excellence, we represent global and prestigious household names and offer specialised healthcare related services. 

We are proud of our reputation as an employer with integrity. We support our staff members in building thriving careers.  

Job Summary:

We are seeking a reliable and customer-focused Delivery Driver to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for transporting goods to designated locations in a safe and timely manner. As the face of our company during deliveries, excellent communication and a friendly demeanor are crucial.

Responsibilities:

Delivery Operations:

  • Safely and efficiently operate a delivery vehicle, adhering to traffic rules and regulations.
  • Load and unload products or packages, ensuring proper handling to prevent damage.
  • Plan delivery routes to optimize efficiency and meet delivery schedules.

Customer Service:

  • Provide exceptional customer service during deliveries, maintaining a professional and friendly demeanor.
  • Verify the accuracy of deliveries with customers, addressing any concerns or discrepancies.

Vehicle Maintenance:

  • Conduct routine pre-trip and post-trip vehicle inspections, reporting any issues promptly.
  • Ensure the cleanliness and proper maintenance of the delivery vehicle.

Documentation:

  • Keep accurate records of deliveries, including receipts, mileage, and any other relevant documentation.
  • Collect payments from customers when required, and issue receipts.

Communication:

  • Communicate effectively with dispatch or supervisors to provide updates on delivery progress and address any challenges encountered.

Adherence to Policies:

  • Adhere to company policies and procedures, including safety protocols and guidelines.
  • Follow local, state, and federal regulations related to the transportation of goods.

Requirements:

  • Valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.
  • Holding a clean and valid driving licence in category C + C1;
  • Proven experience as a delivery driver or in a similar role.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to lift and carry heavy items as needed.
  • Familiarity with local roads and routes.
  • Strong communication and customer service skills.
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to safety.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of GPS navigation systems.
  • Experience with route optimization software.
  • Previous experience in the delivery of specific types of goods (if applicable).

How to Apply

Interested candidates are invited to submit their application letter, and a detailed CV to info@alfredgera.com All applications will be acknowledged and treated in strictest confidence.  Any soliciting will automatically disqualify the applicant.