Driver/Warehouse Operative - Hire

Job Role:      Driver/Warehouse Operative – Hire
Reports to:  Warehouse Manager
Location:     Chandlers Ford Head Office

The Company

Established in 2001, Aqua design, supply and install innovative temperature control solutions, across the UK. Our Sales, Hire and Service teams support customers from every industry sector, whether they are looking to purchase, hire or maintain equipment. Products include process chillers, adiabatic, dry air & free coolers, cooling towers, temperature control units, boilers, air conditioning units and portable heaters. As a business, we have a strong focus on energy efficiency and the ability to design completely bespoke solutions. Aqua are proud recipients of a Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation.

The Company has a clearly defined growth plan over the coming years which will offer employees training and development opportunities. Due to our continued growth we are seeking a Driver/Warehouse Operative to join our current team. 

Main Duties:

  • Learning products and testing of equipment in the warehouse
  • To make deliveries and collections from customer sites unsupervised. This will include positioning of portable equipment and setting up simple systems for customers without facilities or maintenance teams on site (events, schools, offices etc)
  • Time in the field on installation with experienced installation engineers to assist during busy periods on larger projects
  • Delivery of small portable plug-in coolers and heaters

Essential Skills & Person Specification:

  • Mechanical engineering or electrical background would be beneficial but not essential.
  • Must be capable of physically demanding work.
  • Cat B drivers license to operate 3.5T tail lift vehicle.

Employment Type

  • Full-time (37.5 hours a week) plus overtime

Company Benefits​

In addition to a competitive salary package, all our employees receive the following company benefits:

  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays.
  • Private medical cover.
  • 8% Company pension contribution.
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity & sickness pay.
  • Gym membership contribution.
  • Employee Referral Bonus scheme.
  • Bike to work salary sacrifice vouchers.

Aqua's core values include

Transparency

We have such strong and enduring customer partnerships because we are always honest. Honest about what solution our customers need, not what we want to sell them, and honest about what it will take to deliver that solution to always manage and deliver against expectations.

Responsibility

At Aqua we have the opportunity to create real, tangible positive impact for our customers and their business, for their customers and for the environment. We take our role in that seriously and are committed to doing good.

Collaboration

We know everything about temperature control but our customers know their business better than us. When we work together internally and in partnership with customers to design solutions, success is guaranteed. It is true that power lies in partnerships.