Type: Long-term temporary Salary: £9.87/ hour
Location: West Ruislip
Register online at www.brookstreet.co.uk/gov-apply
If you're looking for admin experience within the public sector - or already have admin experience - then we can provide you with an array of opportunities.
Brook Street has been chosen as a recruitment partner to hire temporary admin and clerical workers for central government departments across the UK - giving you the chance to gain credible experience in the public sector.
Day to day, you will carry out basic operating procedures on an automated sorting machine including basic routine maintenance and cleaning of the equipment. You will also need to undertake road service duties including scheduled routes to Heathrow and Gatwick Airports, Brize Norton airfield and a range other designated sites, ensuring our mail keeps moving. This may also involve Loading and unloading mail from containers, vehicles or other transport mediums.
As a day shift Mail Operator, you will be required to work 8.0 hours per day between 06:00 -15:00 hours, Monday to Thursday and 7.5 hours on Friday's 06:00-14:30, though some additional hours or flexible working will be expected to meet road service schedule. The exact duty timings will be discussed at interview.
To be successful in the role, you will have:
o Relevant postal service and/or warehouse experience.
o Be physically fit and be prepared to be walking or standing for the majority of the shift.
o The ability to lift mail items up to 11kg's unaided and 30kg's aided, working in a warehouse environment including a large vaulted area with processing space requiring PPE (which must be worn at all times).
o A hard-working, focused and practical approach to your work that keeps you safe, and our customer's mail secure and moving rapidly.
Standard benefits of working for central government / wider public sector:
" Pay increase after 12 continuous weeks in the majority of departments
" Potential for long-term or multiple temp assignments once you hold security clearance
" Minimum of 35 days holiday (pro rata) following 12 consecutive weeks in the same department
" Access to a Workplace Pension
To apply for this role, or other central government positions, please complete the online registration at www.brookstreet.co.uk/gov-apply
Once submitted, a Brook Street consultant will be in touch.