Parcel Sorter

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Swansea

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Up to £9.1 per hour

Temporary

Job Description

Job Title: Parcel Sorter

Department: Transport

Location: Swansea Service Centre

Hours of Work: 24 - Monday - Saturday 04:00am - 8am

Reports To: Transport Driver Team Manager/Early Morning Manager

Job Purpose:

To accurately sort & distribute orders sent into transport into correct van routes/areas.

All staff are expected to understand the principles of Good Distribution Practice of Medicinal Products for Human Use (2013/C 68/01) which is reflected in our SOP - REF Chapter 1 AHDL GDP 1.1. It will be a requirement for all staff to be trained in this SOP and have an annual refresher. All other GDP training will be job specific and as per your personal training matrix

Key Accountabilities

  • Unloading CDC/RDC trunker correctly and safely.
  • Reloading CDC/RDC trunker correctly and safely.
  • Safe transfer of load to despatch bay.
  • Correctly sorting and distribution of orders.
  • Correct distribution/storage of trays/bins.
  • Adherence to checking off procedures.
  • Maintain standards in accordance with Health & Safety policy.
  • Damages awareness and procedures.
  • Understanding productivity.
  • Importance of security.
  • Maintaining a good standard of housekeeping.

Competencies

  • Building Customer Loyalty - Effectively meeting customer needs; building productive customer relationships; taking responsibility for customer satisfaction and loyalty.
  • Communication - Clearly conveying information and ideas through a variety of media to individuals or groups in a manner that engages the audience and helps them understand and retain the message.
  • Contributing to Team Success - Actively participating as a member of a team to move the team toward the completion of goals.
  • Initiating Action - Taking prompt action to accomplish objectives; taking action to achieve goals beyond what is required; being proactive.
  • Safety Awareness - Being aware of conditions that effect employee safety.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

Essential

High Visual Accuracy

Good verbal communication skills

Basic written communication skills

Basic Numeracy and Literacy

Customer care

Desirable

Any previous experience of working in a warehouse environment would be highly desirable

MANUAL HANDLING

It should be noted that manual handling tasks such as lifting and bending are "essential requirements" of this role.

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