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Warehouse Operative Fixed Term Contract - Nights

Posted: 6 Oct 2020 Closes: 5 Dec 2020
Radlett, England, United Kingdom Competitive
Permanent & Full-time DPD_743999721264518

Area: Region 2
Department: Depot
Shift Pattern: 5 out of 7
Working Pattern: Nights - Weekend Working Included
Company Description

DPD is the fastest growing express parcel delivery company in the UK, with a turnover of well over £1 billion. Voted the nation's favourite parcel carrier for the last 7 years, 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 we are the UK's most sustainable delivery company

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for full time Warehouse Operatives to work nights at our Depot in Radlett AL2 2FL.

These roles will be offered on a fixed term contract basis until8th Jan 2021.

Whilst these roles are based on a 40 hour working week we will consider applications from candidates who are looking for part time hours.

We have fantastic opportunities for hardworking, driven and flexible individuals to join our team. You will have a hands-on role, ensuring that all our customers parcels are unloaded from our vehicles, sorted through our industry leading sortation equipment and sent back on their way for next day delivery across our Network.

The key responsibilities of this role are:
  • To handle parcels within the specified parcel definition, either manually or mechanically as directed by the Shift Manager

  • To use the available equipment to complete security checks

  • To ensure that available equipment is in full working order and report any faults if required

  • To monitor and prevent damage to goods and to inform a Shift Manager where damage is identified

  • To monitor and prevent damage to vehicles and machinery and to inform a Shift Manager where damage is identified

  • To implement the Health and Safety Policy, ensuring and maintaining a safe working environment at all times

  • To implement the Security Policy ensuring and maintaining a secure passage of goods for the customer

  • Carry out such other duties as may reasonably be requested by the Management or the Shift Manager

Qualifications

Job Specific

Our depots are operational 7 days a week and due to the nature of our business, these roles will require you working 5 nights a week which may include some weekend working.

Additional Information

Job Specifics

Ideally we are looking for someone who is available to start immediately.

In return we can offer you a competitive hourly rate. As well as this you have access to some other fantastic optional benefits such as Cycle2Work Scheme, Dining Cards, Holiday trading and discounts and savings on 1000's of retailers.

DPD is a Valuable 500 company and a Disability Confident Employer

DPD (UK)

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