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Vehicle Compound Driver

  • Job added:   6 June 2017
  • Salary :   £17,550 pa
  • Location :   East Leeds, LS24 9SE
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Reference :   SCD-0304FN
  • Contact :   Raja Mallik
  • Email :   rrg.hr@renault.co.uk

Compound Driver
Vehicle Distribution Centre for Car Dealer Group
Church Fenton, East Leeds
£17,550 pa
Mon to Fri 8am to 5:30pm



Renault Retail Group seeks an experienced Driver to join our Vehicle Compound in Church Fenton, nr Tadcaster in North Yorkshire.


This driving job will involve incoming and outgoing delivery logistics at our Vehicle Distribution Centre, which provides a supply line of cars, vans and light commercial vehicles (LCVs) to our network of dealerships in the Midlands and North West.

Driving and logistics duties include careful unloading of cars and vans from incoming transporters, parking cars and vans 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 England dealerships, so the storage of cars and vans / LCVs 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.

There will be occasional office admin work, operating a vehicle and delivery tracker in Microsoft Excel. Candidates with previous experience using MS Excel at work will have an advantage.

Ideal candidates will have experience within a similar vehicle movement job. Candidates with experience in automotive site logistics or dealership driver roles 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 our insurance coverage
  • no more than 3 points on your driving license
  • must have no DR/DD/CD40/CD70/LC or TT99 endorsements


This role will operate Monday to Friday from 8am to 5:30pm with 30 min for lunch


In return we provide a £17,550 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 are possible by appointment for candidates that are able to visit 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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PLEASE NOTE: due to the high number of responses received, regretfully we are only able to respond to successful applicants.



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