TNT Express Shunter Cat C+E 14:00-22:18 in Dartford, United Kingdom

Every year our teams deliver up to 150 million items through our network. Having the largest individual share of the national market and employing over 9,000 people in the UK there is no better time to join the People Network!

As part of our continued expansion and exciting growth plans we are opening a new state of the art site in Dartford. This is huge investment for TNT and we are anticipating that it will bring substantial opportunities to colleagues and customer alike.

We are offering a great opportunity for an enthusiastic, self motivated and organised individual to join our team as a Shunter and Loading Bay Operative.

Based in our busy state of the art Hub you will be responsible for the safe and efficient movement of vehicles around the yard, between parking and loading bays.

Due to the nature of the role you will be required to hold a category C+E entitlement on your driving licence.

Flexibility will be essential in this role as the hours will be Monday to Friday 14:00-20:18am, 39 hours per week

Your Shunter duties will include:

  • To ensure the safe and efficient movement of vehicles between parking bays and loading bays

  • To fuel vehicles as and when required

  • Carry out daily vehicle checks following TNT's policies and procedures

  • Report any mechanical defects

  • Report any vehicle accidents to the traffic office

  • Ensure the safety and security of all vehicles, equipment and goods

  • Undergo a driving skills assessment at any time when requested by Depot Management

  • Drive company vehicles in a safe and courteous fashion in accordance with the requirements of the Department of Transport and Highway Code.

Part of the role will also see you play an important part in ensuring that all parcels are loaded and unloaded from the various vehicles and routed to the correct locations in time for the end of sort.

You will be part of a fast paced team which can be physically demanding at times and where communication is key to your success and the smooth running of the operation.

Customers are at the heart of everything we do so by delivering a great operational experience you are ensuring our customers receive their parcels on time and in great condition.

Our team ethos at Dartford combined with years of experience; we believe that the company success is heavily reliant on our colleagues and joint team effort to make our business stronger.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive:

  • Attractive salary (Plus LWA)

  • Permanent opportunity with real career progression

ID: 2017-6879

External Closing Date (For Export): 25/08/2017

External Advertised Salary: £483.62

External Company Name: TNT UK Ltd

External Company URL: https://www.tnt.com/express/en_gb/site/home.html