- Full Time
- Congleton, United Kingdom
- Level: Entry
- Travel: No
- Job ID: 063242
- Postal Code: CW12 2PR
With these traits you’re prefectly equipped for a package delivery position at UPS.
- Communicator 8
- Efficient 9
- Organised 10
- Positive 10
- Quick-Thinking 9
- Responsible 10
- Safety, at work and on the road, is your number one priority.
- You deliver packages fast and safely.
- You’re the friendly and professional face of UPS to our customers.
- You roll up your sleeves and you’re flexible, even when things get busy.
- Your customers’ happiness is your happiness.
FUTURE YOU is part of the community
As a Package Delivery Driver, you’ll be a welcome and necessary part of the local community. You’ll be connecting with people from all walks of life, enriching their lives by delivering their packages reliably and with a smile.
FUTURE YOU is perfectly prepared
Our comprehensive driver training will prepare you for every possible situation. Whether it's road safety, vehicle care or customer communication, we'll get you up to speed.
Future You gets more rewards
Discounts on major retailers
Career growth & mobility
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- Full Time
- Congleton, United Kingdom
FUTURE YOU succeeds at every turn.
We deliver almost anything virtually anywhere in the world at UPS. Every package that comes into our care is on a journey. At whichever end of that journey it comes into your hands, Future You makes sure it gets where it needs to be, when it needs to be there. Because when you put on a UPS uniform and drive one of our instantly recognisable brown vehicles, you’re responsible for delivering our brand too. That means going the extra mile all day, every day.
You’re comfortable planning and prioritising. But you can think on your feet too. So whatever the job demands, you’ll be ready for it, look the part and know what it takes to play it well. If you can do this, our training will help drive your potential as far as it can take you.
What you’ll get:
£11.49 per hour, rising to £14.13
Benefits ranging from a company pension scheme to corporate discount programme
We have a ‘promotion from within policy’ to make sure talent gets where it deserves
The safety of our people, our customers and our community is our priority. As well as receiving industry leading Health and Safety training relevant to your role, rest assured that we have implemented stringent safety measures in all of our facilities during the ongoing Coronavirus climate.These include contactless deliveries to allow for social distancing, more frequent facility deep cleaning and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) on the job and in your vehicle.
What you’ll do:
40 hours per week, plus overtime when required; working a variety of shifts with start times ranging from 7am to 8pm
Collect and deliver time-sensitive packages weighing up to 70kgs
Plan and prioritise your day; doing whatever it takes to deliver
Carry out daily safety checks on your UPS vehicle; record hours worked and out on the road
Make sure paperwork is complete and payment processed where appropriate
What you’ll need:
A good level of driving experience, plus a full, clean C1 driving licence
Ideally, a full CPF qualification and to be willing to work towards your QCF
Experience in a similar customer-facing role would be a definite plus
Ability to work flexibly, methodically and under pressure
Self-starting, team player with a friendly, can-do attitude
Customer focus, pride in appearance (we have guidelines), professional approach
Either own or be prepared to get a digital tachograph card
How we recruit:
UPS is committed to a policy of treating individuals fairly and recruiting, selecting, training, promoting and compensating based on merit, experience and other work-related criteria. We do not discriminate against any applicant based on age, race, religion, sex, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity.
A bit about a big business
Founded in 1907 as a messenger company in the United States, UPS has grown into a multi-billion-dollar corporation by clearly focusing on the goal of enabling commerce around the globe. Today, UPS is a global company with one of the most recognised and admired brands in the world. We have become the world's largest package delivery company and a leading global provider of specialised transportation and logistics services. Every day, we manage the flow of goods, funds, and information in more than 200 countries and territories worldwide.
- A minimum of 2 years driving experience.
- Ideal candidates must hold a C1, 7.5 ton license
- 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
- Already own, or would be prepared to get, a digital tachograph card
- Flexible, friendly and enthusiastic attitude.
We offer a wide range of benefits from a Company pension scheme to a corporate discount programme.
UPS operates a ‘promotion from within policy’ with all our employees having the opportunity to progress within the Company.
If you wish to contact UPS prior to applying for this position please email; firstname.lastname@example.org
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