Warehouse Operative - Nights
- Burgess Hill, UK
- Area: Region 1
- Department: Depot
- Shift Pattern: 5 out of 7
- Working Pattern: Nights - 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.
We are currently recruiting for Warehouse Operatives to work Nights at our Depot in Burgess Hill BN6 9ZL. 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
Due to the nature of our business, these roles will be working nights so you must be able to commit to working night shifts. These vacancies will also include weekend working.
Ideally we are looking for someone who is available to start immediately.
In return we can offer you a competitive salary. 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.