Medical Delivery Technician - Newport

  • Purpose:  Multi-drop operation to various locations across designated region to ensure timely, accurate and safe delivery/collection of medical supplies to and from hospitals and/or medical offices. This job is an integral part of company operations with the responsibility for making sure patients and medical facilities have the items they need, when they need them.

Responsibilities and Deliverables:

  • Accurately check and load medical supplies and associated documentation in preparation for delivery.
  • Delivery/collection of medical supplies and/or equipment to/from hospitals and other locations as needed.
  • Ensure that the supplies/equipment are stored safely and securely in the vehicles to preserve product integrity and driver safety during transport.
  • Complete daily vehicle pre-journey checks and report any defects prior to leaving the depot.
  • Follow delivery route to optimise efficiency and meet hospital schedules.
  • Accurately complete all appropriate documentation/systems and submit to the relevant person in a timely fashion.
  • Communicate regularly with transport department and customer services regarding status of delivery route.
  • Communicate any delivery or collection discrepancy when it occurs and report any potential service failure.
  • Accept ad hoc assignments throughout the day, as and when required.
  • Performs all other required delivery duties as assigned.
  • Ensure that reasonable care is taken at all times for the health, safety and welfare of you and other persons.
  • Comply with all company policies and procedures.
  • Any other duties which are reasonable and appropriate.

Skills and Experience:

  • Demonstrable experience working within a similar role - logistics and inventory control, in healthcare or a similar environment.
  • Full UK driving licence (no more than 3 points).
  • Able to use in cab equipment for tracking of deliveries. 
  • Able to demonstrate reliability, good time management and organising skills.
  • Able to work independently.
  • Good written and verbal communication/numerical skills.
  • Good administrative and record keeping skills.
  • Able to demonstrate attention to detail.
  • Strong customer focus skills.
  • Follows procedures accurately.

Work environment:

Manual Handling - lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling; some stooping, kneeling, crouching, and/or crawling; and significant fine finger dexterity.


45 working hours per week, Monday to Friday, early starts (from 5am if required).

Due to entering hospitals the successful candidate will need to complete a DBS check.


Arvato is a trusted business outsourcing partner to the private and public sectors.

We have long-term partnerships with some of the most respected companies in the UK and globally, as well as innovative public sector clients.

We combine our expertise in business process outsourcing (BPO), financial solutions, customer relationship management, supply chain management, and public sector and citizen services to deliver innovative, individual solutions that help our clients to achieve their objectives. In the UK and Ireland, we employ over 4,000 people across more than ten locations. Internationally, arvato employs more than 66,400 people in over 270 subsidiaries across almost 40 countries worldwide. Our parent group Bertelsmann is the world’s most international media company with revenues of €16.4bn.


Company: Arvato SCM UK Limited 

Country: United Kingdom 

State/Region: Newport 

City: Newport 

Postal Code: NP19 4RF 

Job ID: 143024

Date:  29-Apr-2021

Newport, NWP, GB, NP19 4RF

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