Pre Brief Operative

  • Bradford, UK
  • Full-time
  • Area: Region 5
  • Department: Depot
  • Shift Pattern: 5 out of 7
  • Working Pattern: Days - Weekend Working Included

Company Description

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.


We are currently recruiting for a Pre brief Operative to work at our new Depot in Bradford. 
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.

Job Description

As a Pre brief Operative you must  have excellent customer service and organisational skills and be happy to help with a variety of AD HOC duties. Attention to detail and accuracy with data entry is critical. Taking ownership of the role will be the key to being successful in this position.  

We would also expect;

  • Strong team player 

  • IT skills 

  • Taking ownership of Google Documents and keeping them updated

  • Signing our hand held devices called Saturns in and out to drivers ensuring all Saturns are accounted for

  • Reporting and logging damaged Saturns so these can be fixed without delay

  • Keep depot system universe pots up to date 

  • Strong customer service skills as you will be dealing face to face with customers who have come to the Depot to collect their parcels

  • Taking responsibility to resolve any customer queries satisfactorily 

Additional Information

Operating on a 7-day a week basis, this post will require a commitment to Saturday and Sunday working. 

We’re growing at a rapid rate, which means you can look forward to a secure and rewarding future with great development opportunities in an increasingly successful and expanding company. You will be paid a competitive hourly rate. As well as this you have access to some other fantastic optional benefits such as Cycle2Work Scheme, pension and discounts and savings on 1000’s of retailers.

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