Parcel Sorter Nights

  • Job Reference: 00072558-1
  • Date Posted: 6 May 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
  • Salary: £9.80 to £15.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description


Staffline is currently recruiting Parcel Sorters for a National courier business based in South Marston, Swindon.

The role can offer full time, ad hoc and weekend work to suit all, this opportunity offers excellent working conditions.

The rates of pay are as follows:
First 12 weeks - Monday to Sunday - £9.80 per hour
After 12 weeks - Monday to Sunday £10.30 per hour
Weekly overtime after 50 hours worked - £15.00 per hour

This position is a full-time, ongoing role with the opportunity to gain a permanent contract after a probationary period of just 12 weeks. Both day and night shifts are available on an ongoing basis.

Your Time at Work

As a Parcel Loader/Sorter you will be responsible for the loading and unloading of vehicles and the sortation and scanning of parcels into cages. This role requires the manual handling of both small and large items and sacks, physical as well as mental agility is needed.

This is a fast-paced environment and you will need to keep up with the line.
Your duties will include:
- Unloading vehicles and scanning parcels, with repetitive handling/lifting of sometimes heavy and large items
- Working efficiently and effectively as part of a team
- Ensure scanning compliance of all stock, with accurate use of the handheld terminal
- Accurate completion of any relevant paperwork
- Keeping work areas clean and tidy

Successful candidates will be asked to attend an on-site induction. This will involve training on how to operate scanning equipment and site specific health and safety procedures including the additional measures in place due to Covid-19.

Our Perfect Worker

You will have experience working in a similar fast-paced role, ideally in a Warehouse environment.
Candidates will need to be comfortable with the manual lifting of weight up to 20kg. Your duties will involve:

- Scanning Parcels
- Sorting Parcels into correct locations/cages
- Loading / Unloading Containers
- General warehouse duties
- Housekeeping / Keeping a safe working environment

Own transport is ideal but not mandatory due to being accessible via public transport.

Ideal candidates will have experience working in a similar role and will be flexible in regard to shift hours and days of work due to the nature of the business.

Key Information and Benefits

- Earn up to £15.00 per hour on nights
- Full time and part time work available
- On-Site support from Staffline
- Long term, regular ongoing work
- The right candidates will have the potential for career progression
- Temp to perm opportunity
- Opportunities for overtime
- Canteen on site
- Free car parking on site
- PPE provided
- Full training provided

Job ref: 15GSH

About Staffline

Staffline is the biggest recruiter in the UK and Ireland, and we believe in putting people first. Every day, we help tens of thousands of people find work in logistics, food, transport, retail, and agriculture. We can do the same for you.

We listen to the needs of our workers and always aim to offer flexible shift work and opportunities for overtime, as we know these are important to you.

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