Company Description

DPD is one of the fastest growing express parcel delivery companies in the UK, with a turnover of £1.9 billion. As a multi award-winning company that has been voted the nation’s favourite parcel carrier for eight years running, 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 be the UK’s most sustainable delivery company.

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for part time Sortation Operatives to work nights at our existing Superhub based in Hinckley, Leicestershire. Our site opened in 2016 and due to our rapid growth you can look forward to a secure and rewarding future with great development opportunities in an increasingly successful and expanding company.

Due to the nature of our business and our operation running over 7 days, these roles will be working Part Time  on nights-   Monday – Thursday 18.30-03.00 

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 Sortation 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 Sortation 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 Sortation Manager

  • Qualifications

    What we are looking for;

  • Experience of working within a fast paced warehouse environment would be advantageous but not essential. 
  • Previous experinece of working nights would be advantageous for this role. 
  • You must demonstrate the core values of DPD’s DNA – Passion, Respect, Honesty, Flexibility, Hard Work and Accountability
  • Additional Information

    Additional information

    Job Specifics

    Due to the nature of our business, these roles will be working nights and will work one of the nights at the weekend. These contracts are 32 hours per week

    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.

    DPD is a Valuable 500 company and a Disability Confident Employer

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