Network Graduate - (Depot Management development program)
- Leicester, UK
- Area: Region 4
- Department: Depot
- Shift Pattern: 5 out of 7
- Working Pattern: Days - Weekend Working Included
DPD is the fastest growing express parcel delivery company in the UK, with a turnover 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 and recruit and retain the best people in the industry.
As part of a wider strategic depot network infrastructure plan, we are seeking resilient, dynamic and enthusiastic candidates who demonstrate leadership qualities to be able to take our business forward.
Starting your career on a comprehensive 12 month development programme, you will develop your management skills within this fast-paced delivery environment in all positions that report to an Operations Manager.
You will experience a comprehensive 10 week induction and full training to gain exposure to all areas of running a successful parcel delivery operation, including people management, planning, transport legislation, security, HR and health and safety.
The successful candidate will be educated to degree level (min 2:1), and will also:
- Be resilient and enthusiastic
- Demonstrate the company’s ‘DNA’ (core values)
- Be flexible to accommodate the high-volume nature of the role
- Hold a full driving license
- Be open to relocation
After successful completion of the 1st year programme you will be appointed to Shift Manager and then have the opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge over the next 2 years with a view to progressing to an Operations Manager position within three years.