Vacancies

UK Sameday & Worldwide Express Courier Services from Candy Carriers.

 

 

 

Head Office Jobs in Kent:

 

Present Vacancies:

IT Technical & Administrative Support Officer

Sittingbourne

We are seeking a person with an IT technical background who possesses a varied set of computer-based skills. Initially, the role is to maintain our internal network of workstations, servers, printers, routers and software packages

In addition, the candidate will need to demonstrate an aptitude towards media development of the business through regular company website updates and increased media exposure through social media platforms. The role works in conjunction with our Sales and Marketing department where promotion of the company's services and database require constant updating and maintenance.

Further aspects of the role make for an interesting and varied challenging role where a person who is seeking variety in their daily duties can thrive. Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office, 365 and Windows 10 will be vital.

This is an opportunity for a candidate to express their personality and develop a role in conjunction with company management. The candidate will be involved in producing, implementing and maintaining management aids, policy and procedural documentation and further non-exhaustive duties of the following:

Duties:

Maintaining policy and company procedures

Maintaining internal server and software packages

Maintaining Microsoft Windows 365 and Office products

Reacting to and assisting with issues and colleague workstation faults

Maintenance of internal network infrastructure and fault diagnosis

Installation of software

Computer virus prevention

Policy writing, terms and conditions updates.

Conduct daily network and server backup operations.

Assist installation, configuration, updates and ongoing usability of system hardware and software.

Troubleshoot hardware and software issues.

Provide daily operations and systems support to personnel.

Planning and implementing marketing campaigns.

Search engine optimisation.

Develop the company's social media presence.

Manage, update and develop the website.

Employee profile creation.

Liaising with service providers.

Required Skills & Qualifications:

Minimum of three years experience in computer networks and systems maintenance.

Microsoft Office and Outlook including spreadsheet computations.

Microsoft server environment

Microsoft domain management, Microsoft server 2012, Windows 7 & 10

Network troubleshooting.

Antivirus software configuration and management.

Managing and resolving broadband performance and failure issues.

Experience of CRM applications.

Aptitude to learn about technology and media.

Strong analytical, problem-solving and negotiation skills.

Independent and resourceful.

Creative and innovative.

Articulate and understanding of IT issues.

Strong sense of discretion and confidentiality.

Develop promotional and marketing material.

JobType:

Full time

Experience:

IT Technical Maintenance of 3 years preferred

£25,000 p.a.

 

Telesales Executive

Sittingbourne

An ideal opportunity for an office based sales orientated individual with a proven track record in business-to-business telesales.

Providing a range of UK and worldwide transport services, Candy Carriers requires a person who has a vibrant outgoing personality with the capability and ingenuity for generating new sales growth through liaison with new and existing clients.

After sales service support and building long-term relationships with clients form a rewarding aspect of the job. 

IT skills and database administrative duties are essential to the position along with familiarization of the company and services provided..

The successful candidate should have an articulate calm approach and possess a motivated and innovative communication style.

Hours :  37.5 hours Mon to Friday

Job Type: Full-time

£17,550 p.a.

 

 

Transport (Driving) Jobs in Kent:

 

Full-Time Drivers Class 2 (C) Licence

Sittingbourne

Experienced commercial Class 2 drivers required to work from our Sittingbourne depot.

Why not join us in providing high-quality dedicated, and multidrop palletised type deliveries for a variety of clients?

You will need to have a flexible attitude towards unsocial working hours, as start and finish times may be varied according to the duties. You should also be physically fit, as there are occasions when some lifting of loads is required.

If you have a good geographical knowledge of the UK and previous experience of delivery driving, then you already have a great advantage.

Please note: A driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) qualification is required for this position. Full details of CPC can be obtained from https://www.gov.uk/driver-certificate-of-professional-competence-cpc

**Positions also available for 7.5t drivers who wish to train to Class 2**

We can offer you:

  • Basic Annual Salary £26,208 rising to approximately £32,500 with additional hours and duties

  • ADR (hazardous) and vocational vehicle training.

  • Minimum 48 hour week Mon/Fri

  • Saturday working (on a rota system).

£26,208 to £32,500 p.a 

 

Full-Time Delivery Drivers With Class C1 Licence

Sittingbourne

Experienced Commercial Drivers are required to join our established transport team providing express deliveries throughout the UK. 

You will be driving a variety of vehicles including small vans,Transits, Sprinters, Lutons and trucks up to 7.5t.

A suitable driving licence with Class C1 is a minimum requirement.

A flexible attitude towards duties and unsocial working hours is essential, as early starts and late finishes are common. A proven geographical knowledge of the UK and previous experience of delivery transport driving will be an advantage.

Candidates should be aware that the position involves lifting and you should be physically fit.

Please note: A driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) qualification is required for this position. Full details of CPC can be obtained from https://www.gov.uk/driver-certificate-of-professional-competence-cpc

Driver CPC training can be provided subject to a successful probationary period.

We can offer you:

  • Basic Annual Salary £22589 rising to £27,500 (including additional hours and duties)
  • ADR (hazardous) and vocational vehicle training.

  • Bases in Medway/Swale.

  • Saturday working (on a rota system).

  • Training to Class 2 can be provided for drivers wishing to advance their career in transport.


£22,589 to £27,500 p.a.

 

Delivery Driver up to 3.5t(Category B)

Sittingbourne

Candy Carriers Ltd are an established nationwide express transport company offering bespoke delivery services throughout the UK.

We currently have vacancies for experienced Commercial Class ‘B’ Drivers to join our established team. You will be driving a variety of vehicles up to 3.5t where a suitable driving licence with Category B is a minimum requirement.

You will need a flexible attitude towards unsocial working hours as early starts and late finishes are common and form an essential part of the position. A proven geographical knowledge of the UK and previous experience of delivery driving will be an advantage. Candidates should be aware that the position can involve lifting.

This position is designed for drivers wishing to further their driving careers towards a class C licence. ADR and vocational vehicle training is provided subject to commitment and contractual agreement.

We can offer you:

            • Training of ADR (hazardous)

            • Training towards Driver CPC qualification

            • Training to Class C1 & Class C

            • Progressive Vocational vehicle training.

            • Based in Swale.

            • 48 hour week Mon/Fri.

            • Saturday working (on a rota system).    

            • Excellent salary: Basic Annual Salary £20716 rising to £24,500(including additional hours and duties).

              This position is ideal for a person wishing to progress into a future career within the driving industry

VACANCIES ALSO AVAILABLE FOR BOTH 7.5t(C1) AND CLASS 2 DRIVERS, new passes considered.

                                                                                                    £20716 to £24500 p a

 

If you're looking for a driving job in Kent, being part of our friendly team at Candy Carriers can be a rewarding experience - many of our staff have remained with us for years.

Our work is diverse and often involves travel throughout the UK and sometimes extending into mainland Europe.

We operate a 24/7 service and you should be prepared for varied working hours across the week.

If you think you have the qualities needed to join our growing team then apply now by sending your CV to:


Candy Carriers, Unit 6/4, Mill Way, Trinity Trading Estate, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 2P or email: admin@candycarriers.com

 

Applications should be forwarded via CV to admin@candycarriers.com

 

 

There are no further vacancies at this time.

Please check back regularly for an update...

If you think you have the qualities needed to join our growing team then apply now by sending your CV to:

Mr A. Dixon,
Candy Carriers, Unit 6/4, Mill Way, Trinity Trading Estate, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 2PD
or email: admin@candycarriers.com

Please note: Due to the high level of interest in our vacancies, if you have not been contacted within 14 days, your application has not been successful on this occasion.