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Warehouse Operative - Nights

Posted: 2 Sep 2020 Closes: 2 Oct 2020
Lincoln, England, United Kingdom Competitive
Permanent & Full-time DPD_743999718683731

Area: Region 5
Department: Depot
Shift Pattern: 5 out of 7
Working Pattern: Nights Only (Monday - Friday Only)
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 Warehouse Operatives to work nights at our Depot in Lincoln (LN6 9BJ). Our rapid growth means you can look forward to a secure and rewarding future with great development opportunities in an increasingly successful and expanding company.

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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