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Plant Operative- Part Time Weekends (24 Hours Per Week)

Posted: 24 Jul 2021 Closes: 23 Aug 2021
Hinckley, England, United Kingdom Competitive
Fixed term & Part time 269230357

Area: East Midlands
Department: Hubs, Logistics & Operational Planning
Shift Pattern: Part Time
Working Pattern: Nights - Weekend Working Included
Company Description

DPD is one of the fastest growing express parcel delivery companies in the UK, with a turnover of £1.9 billion. As a multi award-winning company that has been voted the nation's favourite parcel carrier for eight years running, we have a very clear strategy to support our enviable position. We will deliver the best service, use the best technology, recruit and retain the best people in the industry and be the UK's most sustainable delivery company.

Job Description

A vacancy now exists for a Plant Sortation Operative based within ourNational Sortation Hub based in Hinckley. Due to the nature of our operationyou will be required to work Nights.This role will be Part Time (24 hours per week) and your days of workwill be Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Key responsibilities will include:
  • Monitoring and policing parcel compliance in the hub.

  • Clearing induct and sorter blockages.

  • Working to improve Hub KPI's

  • Escalating issues to management.

  • Good communication skills

  • Proactive, positive attitude with a willingness to learn

  • Adhering to company H&S Policies

  • Supporting the hub operation as and when required.

  • Flexible on early starts and late finishes due to peak working periods or late hub finishes.


What we are looking for
  • Good level of computer literacy

  • Previous experience in the industry

  • Demonstrate the core values of DPD DNA - Passion, Respect, Honesty, Flexibility, Hard Work and Accountability

Additional Information

Job Specifics
  • The working Pattern will be Friday, Saturday and Sunday on Nights (24 hours per week)

There is a culture of recognition and reward within DPD with long-service awards, a special recognition programme for those individuals that go above and beyond, the DPD Personality of the Year and an award ceremony at our annual company conference attended by over 1,000 delegates.

DPD is a Valuable 500 company and a Disability Confident Employer
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