Job Vacancy - Multi Drop Drivers - Derby


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Fairfax Meadow is one of the UK's leading catering butchers; with over 40 years experience providing Meat & Poultry to the Pub, Restaurant and Hotel Trade. We are proud of our people and believe they are a key factor for our continued success. 


To deliver company products to customers in accordance with agreed procedures.  To show a commitment to food safety, legality, quality and integrity. 


  • The control of products within the vehicle.
  • Ensure products that are loaded onto the vehicle are the correct products, referring errors to the loading team.
  • On arrival at site after making deliveries immediately handover delivery paperwork to designated person/department.
  • On arrival at site after making deliveries ensure returns are signed off in accordance with Company procedures and all other associated documentation is completed in accordance with Company procedures.
  • Conduct daily vehicle checks and inform member of Transport Management of any vehicle defects.
  • Carry out documented pre-start procedures at commencement of each shift.
  • Accurately undertake daily vehicle checks and complete all associated daily and weekly paperwork requirements as per existing and/or future amended procedures and ensure that vehicles are maintained daily to the required standard of cleanliness, both internally and externally.
  • Ensure vans are cleaned internally according to company guidelines using all equipment’s provided
  • Accurately complete written Defect Request Form in accordance with procedures.
  • Ensure all electrical cables are stored safely and correctly on site
  • Ensure that vehicles are maintained daily to the required standard of cleanliness, both internally and externally.
  • Maintain appropriate driving standard.
  • Prior to leaving site at the end of each shift, report to a member of Transport management in order to ascertain if other duties or tasks are required.
  • Working any 5 days from 7.  Hours according to the schedule
  • Delivering between twenty to thirty drops per day  
  • Ensure schedule is adhered to using Optimo Drivers’ App and mobile phone. Any changes or failures to be reported to Transport and Sales departments


  • Take responsibility for the Health and Safety of yourself and others whilst at work and to comply with the Company’s policies and legislation.
  • Support Company Initiatives and demonstrate Company Values.
  • That all meat used is correct for the job.
  • To comply with all legal and statutory obligations applicable to the role.
  • Participate in training and personal development activities as required
  • Be flexible in undertaking the duties and responsibilities attached to your role; carry out any other reasonable tasks as required by the Company.


  • Valid UK Full Driving License
  • Good communication skills, both written and oral.
  • A flexible approach to both duties and hours of work is required


  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays, rises to 33 days subject to length of service.
  • Discounted staff shop where you can purchase a wide range of meat products at a discounted price
  • Employee store discounts
  • Group Life assurance
  • Pension
  • Share save scheme


Various shifts, predominately early starts.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email your CV to recruitment@fairfaxmeadow.co.uk