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Job Title:  Driver

Req ID:  30127
Job Category:  Service/Technical Services

Chessington, SRY, GB, KT9 2NY


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

To assist with the logistics in providing effective transport undertaking driving duties.


  • Shall ensure vehicles are driven in line with all current applicable legislation, company policies and procedures.
  • Shall ensure daily Health and Safety vehicle inspections are carried out to ensure the vehicle is in a road worthy condition and replenish with fuel, oil, air and water as necessary, including the completion of appropriate records. To check brake fluid and anti-freeze monthly and to log and report any defects and accidents to the line Manager. 
  • To report all traffic accidents involving any company vehicle to the company insurer immediately in accordance with their requirements in addition to notifying line manager.
  • To ensure that vehicles are only used on authorised journeys.
  • To be responsible for the safe carriage of goods to comply with the basic rules of the Transport Act 1968.

Duties - cont'd

  • Maintain and organise planned preventative maintenance i.e. servicing of all company vehicles and organise alternative vehicle cover when necessary.
  • Undertake weekly inspection of vehicles for damage and cleanliness inside and out.
  • Maintain effective vehicle mileage logs and submit the mileage records to the Administration Staff on a weekly basis.
  • Shall ensure all drivers undertake a vehicle assessment to enable them to drive the company vehicles and tailgate vehicles.
  • Shall ensure all delivery schedules are met in accordance with the daily requirements of the service.
  • Undertake in conjunction with the Line Manager, monthly performance reviews and annual driver appraisals.
  • To undertake any other duties or tasks as reasonably required.

Education Degree

    Required Experience

    • Previous experience of transportation and supplies in small to medium size processing operation.
    • Knowledge of health-related products.
    • Holder of a full Clean up to date driving license
    • Knowledge of Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act

    Preferred Experience

    Previous experience in Sterile Services and/or health related products.


    • Ability to carry out instructions accurately.
    • Ability to follow procedures.


    STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics.  We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

    STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

    Req ID:  30127
    Job Category:  Service/Technical Services

    Chessington, SRY, GB, KT9 2NY

    Job Segment: Inspector, Quality