Age UK Midsomer Norton, UK
Location - Radstock Contract - Permanent Hours - 35 hours per week Salary - £7.83 per hour Job Purpose Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! You will complete and construct flat packs ensuring Health and Safety are adhered to at all times. You should also be aware of the customer's health and safety by constructing to a safe standard. Main Responsibilities To systematically construct and complete flat packs To work to tight deadlines To ensure Health and Safety are adhered to at all times To have good co-ordination skills To complete some heavy lifting To assist in the shop during busy periods To assist with sifting of the goods To utilise the cleaning equipment To attend meetings and training courses as required by the Team Leader Maintain absolute confidentiality with regard to all company information Experience, Skills & Knowledge Previous experience of communicating with a wide range people and customer base Full drivers licence and ability to map read Good administrative and organisational skills with the ability to keep basic records and organise work in a busy environment Good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to a wide range of people The ability to recognise stock potential from geographical areas in order to generate income The ability to work as part of an effective team Basic knowledge of Health & Safety & Fire regulations Ability to identify potential risks Additional Information Flexible approach to work required. Occasional requirement to work outside of normal area or work additional days to cover holiday/sickness Processing stock deliveries will regularly involve carrying and moving (sometimes heavy) bags of stock. You will also be on your feet for long periods of time and work in all weather. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment.