BE AN ESSENTIAL PART OF EVERYDAY LIFE Position: Warehouse Operative Contract Type: Permanent (Full Time) £12.83 per hour including shift allowance Location: Rushden Shift patterns: 5 days from 7 (off days will be Saturday night and one other day on a rotational basis) Closing Date: 28/11/2021
At DHL we are extremely passionate about what we do. We pick, pack, store and deliver everything from raw materials to consumables, spare parts and finished goods. We are without doubt, highly regarded Global Leaders in Supply chain Management and 3rd party logistics making us an essential part of everyday life!
We are always looking for exceptional individuals to join our team!
Why choose us?
You'll work hard, and it'll be worth it.
You'll have opportunities to lead, develop, and work alongside people from all walks of life, and you'll learn from every interaction
You'll be relied upon - and trusted - to initiate process improvements that enhance your team's output and satisfaction.
You'll grow as much as you want to grow - with on-the-job experience and the boatload of learning opportunities DHL Supply Chain offers.
You'll love it.
What do we need from you?
Unloading Stock already sorted into routes (Cross Docking)
Loading on to smaller vehicles
Able to work on own but also part of a small team
Ability to carry out physical work
Operating of Mechanical Handling Equipment
Operating IT-systems and processing paperwork as required
Are flexible in approach to work, and work effectively as part of a team, providing support in resolving problems and have a can do, right first time and passionate approach
What will you get in return?
As a DHL employee you'll have access to a wide variety of benefits aimed at enhancing your wellbeing both at home and at work, from a free and confidential 24/7 GP Service and Employee Assistance Programme to affordable loans, simple savings and financial education. You and your family can also access our mental health app on the go, free mortgage and Will advice as well as hundreds of retail and lifestyle discounts. We also offer yearly free flu jabs and access to discount off medical cash plans including cover for dental and eye care. All this and more is hosted on our Benefits platform which you will have access to as a DHL Employee.
What you'll need to do next?
If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application. We will ensure that all our resourcing activities are fair, transparent and consistent across the UK. We want to ensure that the candidate experience is of the highest professional standard. The Company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore we aim to ensure our workplaces are free from discrimination and that not only employees but also our potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile in our organisation.
How this job measures up
Warehouse operatives at DHL are typically paid £9.00–12.50 an hour.
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
84% 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 99 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, 62% 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 104 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.