Tamworth, West Midlands - Part Time Warehouse Operative Evenings UK Tw

8.63 GBP Hourly
02 Aug 2017
24 Aug 2017
Contract Type

Part Time Warehouse Operative Evenings Tamworth

Position Summary:

Founded in 1907 inSeattle, WashingtonUSA, UPS are the largest parcel delivery service in the world and one of the leading global providers of specialized transportation and logistics services. UPS employs nearly 400,000 staff world wide and serves more than 220 countries and territories.

UPS Tamworth is our 3rd largest facility outside of the USA after our Koln Hub (Germany) and Shanghai Hub (China). Opening on 29th October 2007, our site measures 29,000sqm (equivalent to 24 football pitches), we process over 42,000 packages per hour, with 857 conveyors totaling 7 miles. The site houses 182 Package Cars with 188 trailer doors. We have close to 1000 employees based in the facility.

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.

TamworthTwilight operation varies from1730 Monday to Friday, generally covering between16.25 and 20 hours per week.

Minimum16.25 hrs per week, Starting salary GBP8.63per hour (plus GBP2.16 shift allowance-payable for the hours worked between 20:00-06:00)

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 due to hours

??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.