Position Summary : Ensure accurate movement of all packages, safely within the warehouse sort environment whilst working to specific deadlines.
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.
Shifts hours are 0545 - 0845 Mon - Fri. Salary starts at £8.21 per hour, rising to £9.00 per hour plus a generous shift allowance 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.
To identify any Cash on Delivery’ parcels.
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 :
Excellent communication skills.
Good team player.
Flexible, friendly and enthusiastic attitude required.
Ability to work on own initiative and meet tight deadlines.
Accurately follow written 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.