Fixed Term Contract – Start Dates Available from September 2021
Flexible! Part Time Opportunities Available
DHL Express UK is part of the Deutsche Post DHL Group - the world’s most international company. We operate in more than 220 countries and territories worldwide, enabling us to provide exceptional national and international career development opportunities. Within DHL Express’s pursuit to be The Logistics Company of the World we engage in a number of initiatives such as – Go Teach, Go Green and Go Help.
About the Role
We are currently seeking Warehouse Operatives to support DHL during our busiest season to ensure we get those important shipments to their destinations!
As a Warehouse Operative with DHL, your role is instrumental in ensuring that customers shipments are processed in accordance with our a company process and procedures ensuring that we deliver on our customer promise Excellence. Simply Delivered
You will responsible for:
The scanning and processing of all incoming and outgoing shipments, in line with DHL compliance procedures
Ensuring your working practices adhere to our Health and Safety Policy, maintaining a safe working environment at all times
Manage day to day workload and seek support when required
Ensure accurate movement of all packages
Our Promise to You
An excellent pay structure,
As a thank you for your support during this time you will receive a Festive Gift Hamper
Annual leave entitlement pro rata based on contract period
Family friendly company policies including Enhanced Maternity Leave
Access to Employee portal offering DHL Exclusive benefits and discounts
Certified Mental Health First Aiders and access to Virtual Wellbeing Centre
Access to enhanced company pension
Internal training andaccess to our internal jobs boards so you can be the first to know about longer term opportunities
Work in a rapidly-growing and stable industry
Free onsite parking
Full company uniform and PPE provided
Your Profile – Skill sets and Attributes
Friendly and helpful
Enthusiastic team player
Good attention to detail whilst working in a fast paced environment
The ability to prioritise and work on your own initiative
Prior experience of working in similar role beneficial but not essential as full training is available
Apply now and upload your CV online.
Please note: Due to the nature of our business we are regulated by the CAA (Civil Aviation Authority), therefore it is compulsory for all applicants once offered employment to provide a full 5 year employment history. Additional to this we are required to carry out a Criminal Record check.
DHL Express is a #4 UK Best Place to Work and a Global Top Employer (for the seventh consecutive year).
This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/94930194
How this job measures up
Warehouse operatives at DHL are typically paid £8.74–12.65 an hour.
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Do warehouse operatives think DHL head office understands what's happening where they work?
People think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work
How we know this
83% of people think that this employer’s head office or owners don’t have a good understanding of what’s really happening where they work
Based on information from 90 job reviews
Why this matters
At a good job, the role of head office should be to support the people on the frontline serving customers.
To do that properly, the company’s owners or head office need to have a good understanding of what’s really happening on the frontline. This is especially important when a company owns multiple locations.
Are warehouse operatives given support to progress at DHL?
Only some people are given support to progress here
How we know this
In the last year, 61% of people report not being given an opportunity to get better at their job, learn a new skill, learn to manage a team or get more responsibility in their role
Based on information from 93 job reviews
Why this matters
A good job should help you progress at work, if you want to. That might be supporting you to get better at the job you currently have, learn something new, manage a team or take on more responsibilities.
This means you’ll be able to build on your skills and experience, and earn more money.