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Compound Driver, Church Fenton (East Leeds)

  • Job added:   5 May 2016
  • Salary :   £16,000 pa
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Reference :   SCD-1803FN

Compound Driver
Church Fenton, East Leeds
Car Dealership Group
£16,000 pa
Mon to Fri 8am to 5:30pm



Renault Retail Group seeks an experienced Compound Driver to join our Vehicle Compound in Church Fenton, East Leeds.


This role will involve incoming and outgoing delivery logistics at our Vehicle Compound, which provides a supply line of cars, vans and LCVs to our network of dealerships in the Midlands and North West.

Duties include careful unloading of cars and vans from incoming transporters, parking the vehicles in their designated bays & allocation areas, inspecting vehicles for quality, and using the correct process to report any damage, accessory shortages and accidents to the Compound Coordinator.

The vehicles are destined for collection by our Midlands and North West dealerships, so the storage of cars and vans at the site must be maintained by dealership and franchise allocation. You will be required use a system that enables efficient identification of vehicles by storage bay and key number as well as maintaining strict security of vehicle and site keys.

Duties will extend to preparing cars/vans for collection and distribution to our dealer network; this includes assisting with the loading of out-going vehicle transporters.

This will be a busy, all-weather role and you will constantly be on the move, walking between different areas of our vehicle storage compound, the transporter arrival areas and the main Compound office.

Ideal candidates will have experience within a similar vehicle movement role. Candidates with experience in automotive or dealership site logistics will be prioritised.

To be considered for this role you must meet the following criteria:

  • hold a full UK driving licence, Category B, for over two years
  • be over 25 years of age - due to insurance
  • no more than 3 points
  • must have no DR/DD/CD40/CD70/LC or TT99 endorsements



  • Monday to Friday
  • Hours 8am to 5:30pm with 30 min for lunch


In return we provide a £16,000 per annum basic salary. Fringe benefits include 24 days annual leave, pension (4%, 4%), subsidised car option after 3 months service, employee benefit & discount scheme, and child care voucher scheme.

Initial interviews will be held on specific dates at our office in Church Fenton (LS24). Alternative interview dates may be possible for candidates able to travel to our HQ in Manchester (M3).

Following short-listing, interviews and a successful test drive, final selection of the new recruit will be confirmed in the form of an offer letter and contract, subject to:

  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • References which are satisfactory to Renault Retail Group
  • a DBS disclosure at an appropriate level


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