Parcelforce Warehouse Sorter (Fixed Term 6 months) - Leicester Depot (LE3 1TU)

Job details
Posting date: 08 September 2021
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 07 October 2021
Location: Leicester, LE3 1TU
Company: Royal Mail
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 697713401

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Pay rate: Pay rate: £10.37 per hour increasing to £11.44 per hour on completion of a 6 month probation period.

Night Duty Allowance (payable between 20:00 and 06:00) £2.31 per hour

Contract Type: Fixed Term 6 months

Working hours: 5 Part time hours per week with opportunity for overtime in the week. Attendance will be from 12:01 - 05:00 Monday morning.

At Parcelforce Worldwide it’s not just what we do, it’s how we do it that matters. That’s why we’re looking for reliable Warehouse Sorters to join our fast-paced team.

About the role

As one of our Warehouse Sorters, you’ll load and unload vehicles; scanning and labelling parcels quickly and efficiently, making sure every single package leaves our processing centre on time and in perfect condition. In return you can expect a range of fantastic benefits that include 4.5 weeks pro rata holiday each year, medical care, corporate discounts, a company pension scheme and plenty of opportunities for development. Uniform is also supplied.

About you

As someone who is positive and practical, you’ll enjoy the hands-on nature of this role. It’s vital that you have good attention to detail and you’ll also need to be able to lift and carry parcels weighing up to 30kg (that’s equivalent to 30 litres of water).

About us

Parcelforce Worldwide provides express parcel delivery across the UK. We employ over 5,500 people and operate across a network of 54 depots throughout the UK. Our intelligent use of technology helps ensure we stay one-step ahead, and everyone that works for us has the responsibility to create a smooth and efficient service. We are always thinking ahead, and we’re always looking for friendly and committed people to join our diverse and supportive team.

Interested? We can’t wait to hear from you.

Please note once our maximum number of applications has been reached, this advert will be closed.

We are an inclusive employer with equality, diversity and fairness at the heart of our values. We welcome applications from individuals from all different backgrounds and are committed to promoting fair participation and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants.

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