Operations Sort Agent (Nights)

Immediate starts available!

Employer DHL

East Midlands Airport, Ema Cargo West, Castle Donington, Derby
DE74 2TR
Vacancy type Job: Full - Time
Weekly working hours Nights – Monday-Friday 21:00-05:30 Monday-Friday 19:00-03:30
Salary £ 9.79 + £2.50 shift pay
Location Derby
Closing Date 31 December, 2021 at 17:00
Other details How to apply - Please email your CV to jobs@the-futures-group.com – include the company and job title in the subject bar.
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  • DHL

    DHL is the most international company in the world with a global network in over 220 countries and territories across the globe and a workforce exceeding 500,000 employees serving 2.8 million customers worldwide.


  • *** This vacancy is open to applicants who are currently not working in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. Way2Work is a fully funded ESF project run by Futures and its partners with the aim of supporting unemployed people into sustainable employment. ***

     

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    Job Description

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    Hours: Monday-Friday - Nights - 40 hours

    Location: DHL Aviation at East Midlands Airport,Castle Donnington

    As a part of a growing DHL population you will receive access to a variety of our excellent benefits which include:

    • Competitive Salary, including unsociable Hours Shift Allowance up to a maximum of £5,200 annually.
    • Annual Bonus up to 5% (depending on company performance).
    • My DHL Rewards (Discount, saving, cash back at over 3000 retailers).
    • Pension Scheme with up to 6% Company Contribution.
    • Access to Occupational Health.
    • Childcare Vouchers (after 12 months).
    • DHL Share Purchase Plan (after 3 months).
    • Cycle to Work Scheme.
    • Enhanced Maternity & Paternity Pay.
    • Private Medical Scheme (after 12 months).
    • CIS Induction – a week’s all expenses paid induction to our Company Values!
    • Lifeworks – Employee Assistance Programme.
    • Free onsite Parking.

    DHL is the most international company in the world with a global network in over 220 countries and territories across the globe and a workforce exceeding 500,000 employees serving 2.8 million customers worldwide.

    The Sort is one of our biggest department’s within the East Midlands Airport Hub, with direct connections covering the globe, and provides a 24/7 operation. Material arrives via a network of company owned or chartered aircraft as well as road transport, and is sorted to individual or group destinations using a conveyor system as well as heavy weight lifting machinery. The Sort handles all conveyable and non-conveyable shipments that transit EMA HUB as well as certain 3rd party activity.

    Responsibilities:

    • The loading/ unloading of freight from containers.
    • Handling all freight with care
    • Checking of freight to the correct destination/ area
    • Making use of our scanning system (AS400) for import/ export of all shipments
    • Safe driving of warehouse machinery/ equipment

    Key Skills:

    • Good knowledge of DHL procedures (Training will be provided).
    • Forklift and equipment training.
    • Good communication skills.
    • Must be a team player.
    • Must be flexible due to operational requirements to work varied and flexible shifts.
    • FLT/PPT trained, or willing to be trained on MHE equipment