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Cargo Screener

  • Part-Time, Full-Time (depending on centre)
  • Location: Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom, United Kingdom
  • Level: Entry
  • Job ID: R22014218
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Cargo Screener

  • Part-Time, Full-Time (depending on centre)
  • Location: Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom, United Kingdom
  • Level: Entry
  • Job ID: R22014218

Explore your next opportunity at a Fortune Global 500 organization. Envision innovative possibilities, experience our rewarding culture, and work with talented teams that help you become better every day. We know what it takes to lead UPS into tomorrow—people with a unique combination of skill + passion. If you have the qualities and drive to lead yourself or teams, there are roles ready to cultivate your skills and take you to the next level.

Job Description:

X-Ray Screener


This is a permanent position with a competitive salary in which you’ll help us keep our people, aircrafts, facilities and packages safe.


This important role will see you assess and screen packages to prevent and mitigate possible threats. Making your difference in security control, you’ll use various screening technology, processes, and procedures to screen packages and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements. It’s also about working efficiently to ensure a smooth running of operation and meeting tight and critical deadlines.

Your general activities will include:

  • Taking part in and verifying daily equipment inspections
  • Safeguarding the air cargo network
  • Escalating quality and process issues to ensure they are handled appropriately by your supervisor
  • Monitoring general work areas

What does it take to keep one of the world’s biggest and best shipping and logistics company running smoothly – and most importantly, safely?

We’re looking for someone with:

  • Basic literacy & numeracy
  • Professional interest in safety and security
  • The ability to successfully pass security checks, e.g., background, criminal records
  • The ability to successfully pass an eye test (colour-blindness test)
  • Good judgement, decision making and good communication skills
  • Diligence and a keen eye for detail


What’s in it for you? The professional challenges, a friendly team, as well as a working environment that puts your safety first – so you can safeguard that of others. But what else makes this role such a great opportunity?

  • Part-time work (17.5hrs a week)

  • Monday – Thursday 19.00pm-22.30pm / Friday 19.15pm-22.45pm.

  • 10.76 per hour, rising to 11.41 per hour after 6 months and 11.64 per hour after 12 months.

  • Company pension scheme

  • Discounts at major retailers (like Apple), cinemas and attractions (such as Alton Towers and The London Eye), plus many more benefits
  • Full training to help you perform at your best
  • Opportunities to progress – thanks to our ‘promotion from within policy’


Delivering all over the world, 24/7 means we’re a busy business.We deliver almost anything virtually anywhere in the world. Every package that comes into our care is on a journey. And when it comes into your hands, you’ll make sure it can safely continue on. Because together with your colleagues, you’ll put safety first.

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.

Employee Type:


UPS is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.


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  • Safety, at work and on the road, is your number one priority.
  • You help 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.

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  • Competitive pay and paid overtime opportunities

  • Company pension scheme

  • Discounts on major retailers

  • Comprehensive training

  • Career Growth & Mobility

  • Paid holidays

  • 39 Weeks paid maternity leave

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