Warehouse Parcel Sorter
Warehouse Parcel Sorter
How do you fancy earning circa £1,500 for 21 day’s work. Can you roll your sleeves up and put in a good day’s work each and every day? If you think you can read on…
b-spokes have an immediate need for seasonal temporary parcel sorters at our depot in the Sighthill Industrial area of Edinburgh, to help support the increase in parcel volumes during our peak period.
As a company b-spokes provide multi-drop delivery services for market leading brands within our industry. We pride ourselves on being one of the UK’s largest independent family-run delivery companies. In order that we can get the parcels delivered we need a strong warehouse team to sort the parcels – could you be part of that team?
As part of our sort team you will work in a face paced environment carrying out a critical role that is physically demanding.
This is a temporary role from now until the end of December 2021.
What we offer
6 Days per week out of 7 (some part time hours may be available)
We anticipate you will work a total of around 21 days starting between next week and the end of December
(We are closed 25, 26 and 27 December)
03:00am to 10:00am
– or –
05:00am to 12:00 midday
42 hours per week
£9 per hour
£150 available if you join us and work up to 31 December
We anticipate you will accrue 2 days’ holiday during your time with is, your holiday pay will be paid to you in your final pay.
22 December 2021 for earnings (circa £820) up to 20 December
The balance (circa £775 including bonus and holiday pay) in January
As a Parcel Sorter for b-spokes you will:
Ensure all parcels are loaded, unloaded and sorted to meet sort deadlines and targets
Identify and report on any issues
Work with the sort team to ensure the depot is kept clean and tidy
What we need from you
Can you demonstrate:
- Attention to detail
- Reliable and trustworthy
- Positive attitude
- Good team player
- Ability to stay calm under pressure
- Take responsibility
- Previous experience of working in a warehouse sort environment is helpful but not essential
The depot environment you will be working in can be demanding, our customers are at the heart of everything we do, so by delivering a great operational service you are helping us to ensure customers receive their parcels on time and in great condition.
At b-spokes we pride ourselves on always going the extra mile for our customers and in everything we do – we look for candidates who can demonstrate this principle to us too.
At b-spokes we actively seek to engage a diverse workforce basing our recruitment decisions on candidates’ skills, competencies, personal qualities and experience.
b-spokes COVID-19 considerations
To keep everyone safe, b-spokes has implemented a number of COVID-19 safety measures: We ensure appropriate social distancing measures are in place at all times. We have onsite daily temperature checks for all staff at our depots; and provide hand sanitiser; masks and gloves. We have also installed wash stations at some of our sites and are investing in disinfecting spray for high touch areas at our sites.