Full time, 40 hours - 8:30am- 5pm (Mon-Fri)
£25,201 per annum, plus £1,500 pro rata Authorised Persons Allowance
We have an opening for a Logistics Operative to join our team.
The primary focus of the role is to deliver goods to locations throughout mainland UK and Northern Ireland, driving light commercial vehicles up to and including 7.5 tonne. The post holder is required to deliver/collect a range of items desk side in buildings and must be able to manually handle furniture and archive crates (manual handling equipment is provided).
Serco adheres to the Domestic Driver Rules UK and as a result, the post holder will be required to undertake occasional overnight stops away from their base of operations.
As well as undertaking driving duties, the post holder will be required to assist in our warehouse as and when required by the Operations Manager. This will involve the limited use of IT systems and operation of a counterbalance fork lift truck (for which training will be provided).
The team of Logistics Operatives are responsible for first line maintenance and cleaning of our small fleet of light commercial vehicles, as well as maintenance and cleaning of communal areas of the warehouse.
What you need to do the job:
First and foremost a current, clean driving licence is required. The successful post holder must have an understanding of the UK Domestic driver (UK) regulations.
Ideally, they will have at least two-year experience in a driving role.
It would be beneficial to have a working understanding of warehousing processes.
They must be IT literate and able to use the internal asset management system.
Holding a Fork lift (Counterbalance) license is desirable but not essential, as training will be provided.
The post holder must be numerate and literate and able to accurately complete manifest and vehicle paperwork.
Finally, the post holder must be able to attain and retain HM Government SC security clearance.
Meaningful and vital work: The nature of our business means you will do interesting work that matters - delivering essential services that touch people's lives
A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You'll be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways.
Great people: We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed. You'll have the resources you need to do your job in a diverse and supportive environment.
What we offer
At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services. We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.
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Serco is a Disability Confident Employer committed to employing and retaining people with disabilities. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview. For help with your application please contact 0345 010 4000.
We see people first and foremost for their performance and potential. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive organisation that supports the needs of all. As such we will make reasonable adjustments at interview through to employment for our candidates. We're a proud holder of the Silver Inclusive Employer Standard and we actively encourage applications from females, those with disabilities or from an ethnic minority background.