Driver Helper

£9.13 per hour
27 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
In order to ensure we are able to maintain service excellence throughout our Luton Centre exciting opportunities available assisting our drivers as driver helpers. This role will involve meeting drivers, at predetermined locations within the local area of the relevant UPS Centre, in order to assist with deliveries and collections during peak periods. Helpers will be paid for all hours worked from the point of meeting with the driver until completion of duties. We can guarantee a minimum of 25 hours per week, with additional overtime hours as required dependant on volumes and specific areas, it is anticipated that helpers will, in the main, be required to work from 10.00 am to 2.00 pm. Similarly whilst during the busiest weeks, we expect helpers to be required Monday to Friday, in quieter periods this may differ. Salary; £9.13 per hour. We are recruiting for helpers in the following Luton and surrounding postcode areas, please only apply if you live in, or near, a postcode area; LU1 (Luton town) HP11 or HP12 (High Wycombe) AL1 or AL2 (St Albans town) SG4 or SG5 (Hitchin town) HP1 or HP2 (Hemel Town) Key Responsibilities: Complete multiple deliveries and collections of packages that can weigh up to 70kg's Prioritize workload to ensure time commitments are met Check for 'cash on delivery' packages and ensure all monies are collected. Ensure correct completion of UPS paperwork Expected to comply with UPS Policy Code and appearance guidelines To project a high quality UPS image both internally and externally and provide the highest quality service to our customers at all times Key Skills / Experience: Some experience in a similar work environment would be an advantage Excellent communication skills Customer service experience would be an advantage Ability to work effectively under pressure Flexible working approach as overtime will be required Be a good team player with the ability to work on own initiative and meet tight deadlines Excellent organisational skills and the ability to prioritize Flexible, friendly and enthusiastic attitude Full training and uniform will be provided. We offer a wide range of benefits including a corporate discount programme. UPS operates a ‘promotion from within policy’ with all our employees having the opportunity to progress within the Company. This job was originally posted as