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Mail Centre Sorters Early or Late Shifts
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£33.00 per day
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Job Description

Driver Hire Tonbridge is currently looking to recruit for a Christmas contract available in December. We are seeking a candidates who can work from 1600-2000 or from 0400-0800 Monday-Friday Your role will be to sort mail by machine or hand then bundle it according to its destination. You will have to put the mail into bags, seal the bags, and then label them correctly. This environment is a very loud and busy factory style. Role Overview Sorting items by hand into compartments on a sorting frame Bagging and labelling mail for its destination Moving mail around the office between conveyor belts, loading docks and trolleys Moving mailbags from cages, sorting mailbags and bundles of mail into cages. Loading and unloading wheeled containers from vehicles to the dispatch areas Person Specification Adult literacy levels to read postcodes and addresses with tested checking skills Ability to understand and communicate in English Flexible outlook and openness to change be willing to carry out a variety of tasks and on occasions work at nearby offices/take on additional work Be able to work at short notice The ability to work in a team and individually Accuracy and attention to detail with an eye for detail Ability to work under pressure, problem solve and meet targets Punctual and reliable Capable of meeting the physical demands of the job with the ability to lift and carry bags up to 11kg each and push containers weighing up to 250kg A commitment to health and safety Be security focused Geographical knowledge preferred There are opportunities to work additional hours on other assignments if you are looking to increase your hours. We are also happy to speak to candidates that are looking to start work earlier than December as we may have other suitable work in the area. If this sounds like something you would be interested in please apply online or call us on 01233 662280.

Skills Required

Operative Skills