Tamworth, West Midlands - Part Time Warehouse Operative Various shifts

10.79 GBP Hourly
10 Aug 2017
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type

Part Time Warehouse Operative Nights Tamworth

Position Summary:

  • The warehouse operative role is critical to the success of UPS and has a direct impact on both UPS colleague's working day and most importantly our customer's.

  • Tamworth operation varies from 18:00 until 07.30 Monday to Friday, generally covering between 16 to 21.25 and up to 30 hours per week.

  • Starting salary GBP10.79 per hour inclusive of shift allowance payable after 8pm rising to 11.75 with length of service.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Unload parcels from vehicles maintaining a high activity level whilst using safe working methods.
  • Accurately load parcels on vehicles ensuring maximum utilization of space and proper securing of load.
  • Ensure that packages are correctly handled and stored to avoid damage.
  • Prioritize "guaranteed service" parcels, segregating them as appropriate.
  • Assist in the electronic scanning of all parcels using a handheld scanner.
  • Comply with Company and Health and Safety regulations to ensure a safe working environment.
  • Undertake other miscellaneous duties as directed by the Manager

Key Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum 17 years of age for evening work and 18 plus for night work.

  • Able to work in a physical demanding environment.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Good team player.

  • Flexible, friendly and enthusiastic attitude required.

  • Ability to work on own initiative and meet tight deadlines.

  • Accurately follow instructions.

  • Attention to detail whilst working in a fast paced, pressurized environment.

  • Willing to perform other duties as and when required.

We offer a wide range of benefits from a Company pension scheme to a corporate discount programme.

UPS operates a 'promotion from within policy' with all our employees having the opportunity to progress within the Company.