Saltaire Brewery Blog

Driver/Drayman required!

Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

A full-time opportunity has come up for an enthusiastic and efficient Drayman to join our distribution team. Help us keep our great reputation and be the face of Saltaire Brewery on the road delivering our products in a timely manner with excellent customer service.


The successful candidate will help deliver our beers to trade customers across Yorkshire and beyond, going as far as Liverpool, Cumbria, Hull, Newcastle and Nottingham. We’re looking for someone who can work well individually as well as part of a team.


It’s a physically demanding job but highly rewarding with potential to develop further as our business expands. A flexible approach to work patterns is required when necessary.


Main duties include:

– Loading and unloading vans – manual handling

– Delivering casks, kegs and bottles

– Keeping your van clean, tidy and maintained including roadworthiness checks

– Collecting empty casks

– Building good relationships with customers and the public, maintaining our good reputation

– Supporting the warehouse manager with stock movement and management

– Supporting the brew house with variety of maintenance and cleaning tasks


Minimum Requirements:

– Legal right to work in U.K.

– Full clean driving license

– Experience of transit van driving (loads of up to 1.5 tons)

– Ability to handle payments



– Excellent time management

– Great customer relationship skills – polite, responsive and helpful

– Ability to communicate with all members of the team

– Ability to follow instructions accurately

– Good listening skills

– Ability to work effectively in a team or as an individual

– Fun and engaged



– Experience working in the brewing industry


Salary: Competitive


Perks: 33 days holiday per year including bank holidays, company pension & bonus scheme.


If this sounds like you, please get in touch by Sunday 24th June 2018, sending a full CV and cover letter to with the job title in the subject

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