Container Unloader

  • Job Reference: 00000170-1
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2017
  • Location: North Essex
  • Salary: £7.20 to £10.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

Pay Rate £7.50 to £10 per hour

Opportunities available for experienced loading and unloading staff for our North Essex client.

You will need to be physically fit as the role will involve walking long distances and you will also be required to work outside in potentially adverse weather conditions.

You will be required to unload large containers containing various large items and repack containers ready for distribution which will involve pallet wrapping, checking container documents, sweeping yard and working areas and various other duties.  You will be working within a large team and be able to work to instruction, available a short notice and be able to work to a full 12 hour shift if required.

You must be happy working on a rota system and shift patterns may include nights and weekends.

We are seeking candidates with full UK driving licences with no more than 3 points and at least 2 years commercial driving experience.   However this is not essential as we do also have shifts where no driving licence is required.

 

Please note we are happy to consider candidates with Driving Licences and those without.

 

You will need steel toe cap boots with mid sole and ankle protection.  All other PPE will be supplied.

Due to location own transport is essential.

Must be able to work in manual, heavy load and fast paced environment.

You must be flexible as to shifts worked and punctual.  Shifts are usually every 7-9 days so ideal if you only want to do maybe 1 or 2 days per week.

Suitable candidates must have a good understanding of spoken and written English Language in order to comprehend health and safety requirements and be able communicate clearly.

You must have good literacy skills.  

 

Working hours:  Variable depending on Shift Pattern

 

 

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