About the role
At Sodexo, we are proud to have served the UK’s Armed forces for over 30 years! We believe it’s the little things that make the biggest impact!
We have an opportunity for a Labourer/Driver to join our friendly team at Merville Barracks! You’ll be responsible for maintaining an excellent relationship with the client whilst delivering and collecting furniture, as well as supporting with loading and unloading.
You also need to be a keen learner, as you will be trained to operate a forklift. Clean UK driving license for 2 years is a must, as travelling with use of the vehicle provided by the company will be required. You'll look after the vehicle paperwork and report any issues and damages to the Line Manager as soon as it occurs.
This is a great opportunity to support our Armed Forces and improve the quality of their daily life, as the site is not only their workplace but also a home to many of them.
Sodexo reserves the right to close this advert early if we are in receipt of a high number of applications.
A few things about you
We want you to bring your can-do attitude, your flexible approach to working and your great reliability with you when you join us. Don’t forget to bring you excellent attention to detail and good communication skills too!
Being a team player is important, but you’ll also be working on your own! Previous experience in a similar role would be ideal, but if you have great skills, we’d love to hear from you! There are elements of manual handling involved with this role.
As Sodexo embeds a strong safety culture in everything we do, it is vital that you follow all Health and Safety Regulations.
Site security clearance is required for this role.
- 37 hours per week
- £9.50 per hour
- Shift pattern; Monday - Thursday 8am - 4pm Friday 8am - 3:30pm
- Free, secure parking on site
- Use of site facilities (Diners & Gym)
- Full protective uniform supplied
- Full training provided
- Many employee benefits, rewards, and recognition.
About the Company
Why choose Sodexo?
You don’t just join Sodexo, you belong.
What do we mean when we say belong?
It’s simple. You create a company where everyone is respected and feels that their ideas count. You take care of the quality of life of your people. You make your workplace inclusive, encouraging people to bring their whole self to work every day. That’s our philosophy in a nutshell.
A career at Sodexo won’t tie you down, it actively encourages your progress. The diverse range of roles we offer is truly infinite. Whatever your skills, experience or passion, you’ll be encouraged and supported to have a fulfilling career.
We are committed to being an inclusive employer; we welcome and encourage applications from people with a diverse variety of experiences, backgrounds and identities.
We’re a Disability Confident Leader employer. We’re committed to changing attitudes towards disability, and making sure disabled people have the chance to fulfil their aspirations.
We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process
As part of our commitment to improving the quality of life and health and wellbeing for our employees we provide discounts and benefit that you can tailor to suit your needs and help you take advantage of being part of Sodexo.
· 20 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
· 5% pension contribution
· Sodexo Discounts from over 1,200 top retailers
· Talk – a free wellbeing support helpline for you and your family
· Cycle to work
· Life assurance.