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Employee Benefits

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42 days per annum maximum holiday allowance
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Employee birthday free holiday
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Buy & sell holiday scheme
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Contributory pension scheme
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Fully funded basic healthcare inc. driver medical
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Milestone service bonus
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Free gym facility
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Paid volunteer work in the community

Current Job Opportunities

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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £20796- £23182

We are looking for both FLT and warehouse operatives across our sites.

Various shifts available.

This is an opportunity for an energetic and committed individual to join an exciting and passionate organisation. For the right individual this will be a chance to make a difference in delivering exceptional service and great customer care in a business that is truly committed to it’s clients, employees and the community.

You should hold a valid FLT licence and have warehouse experience.

Although we always aim to respond to every application, unfortunately, due to the high volume of CV’s received each day, this is not always possible. Therefore, if you haven’t heard from us within ten working days of applying, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

For more information or to apply please see our website www.expectdistribution.com for details.

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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £20,796.00-£23,182.00 per year

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Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £27,000.00-£28,000.00 per year

Currently we are looking for an experienced Team Leader to join our operation at the Freeholds Grattan Warehouse, based off Thornton Road in Bradford. To be successful in this role you must be willing to go above and beyond to ensure the smooth running of all operational tasks. A current Counterbalance licence is needed along with a eye for detail and will to improve not just yourself be your team around you.

Essential Skills/Experience

- 1+ Years Team Leading Experience

- 2+ Years in a Fast Paced Warehouse Environment

- WMS System Experience

- A Current Counterbalance Licence

- VNA Licence (Desirable, not essential)

- Ability to adapt under competing priorities

- Autonomous Thinking

Hours:  Monday to Friday, 9 hour shifts that can start anytime between 06:00 - 13:00 dependant upon the need of the business. Total of 42.5 hours per week.

Salary: £27,000.00-£28,000.00 per year

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Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £23,182.90 per year

Looking to join a dynamic growing business ?

Come and join us at Expect Distribution. Expect Distribution is a fast paced, expanding business specialising in warehousing, contract logistics and UK palletised distribution based just outside of Bradford and easy accessible via the M62. Employer of the Year by Bradford Means Business in 2021.

These are full time, permanent roles!

We are looking an experienced VNA driver to join our team based at Freemans Grattan Warehouse.

This is an opportunity for an energetic and committed individual to join an exciting and passionate organisation. For the right individual this will be a chance to make a difference in delivering exceptional service and great customer care in a business that is truly committed to it’s clients, employees and the community.

Location: Freemans Grattan Warehouse - BD8 8LG

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9 hour shift. Start times can vary from 07:00 - 12:00

You should hold a valid VNA licence and have 1+ years' warehouse experience.

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Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £9.51 per hour

Our Warehouse Operatives are so more than just pick and despatch. It’s about ensuring that our customers get the very best service we can offer and a speedy and accurate delivery. You are the first link in an important delivery chain.

It’s about commitment to the job and getting it done on time and to the highest standard. Ensuring goods are picked and despatched in a first class condition, completing all necessary paperwork and creating a great impression of the business.

You will be expected to work as part a team fulfil all customer requirements in a timely and professional manner in line with set SOP’s, carry out tasks outlined by the Warehouse Controller and Manager ensuring work is completed to a high standard at all times.

These are full time, permanent roles!

Location: Grattan Warehouse - Thornton Road, Bradford BD8 8LG

Hours: 42.5 hours per week (Between 06:00 - 22:00)

Although we always aim to respond to every application, unfortunately, due to the high volume of CV’s received each day, this is not always possible. Therefore, if you haven’t heard from us within 14 working days of applying, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £26,000.00-£27,000.00 per year

What we are looking for?

We are looking for a transport coordinator to join our traffic team at Premier Point Staithgate Lane, Low Moor, Bradford BD6 1DW. You will be an excellent communicator, highly organised and an excellent problem solver with a positive, can-do attitude. You will be confident and experienced enough to bring innovative solutions to the table. You must also be computer literate, with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Outlook and able to manage your own work time to achieve timed daily duties. To be successful in this role you must be a team player, that can be relied on to complete tasks to the highest continuous standards.

Key Responsibilities

- Planning the drivers and fleet to achieve set planned deliveries.

- Efficient routing of the fleet to maximise and maintain customer service whilst ensuring legal compliance with driver working hours and fuel utilisation.

- Assisting the rest of the team in other functions within the office.

- Provide a high level of efficient and effective planning and co-ordination within our operations.

- Utilise and allocate all company assets in a cost-effective manner at all times.

- Monitor road transport laws and regulations and ensure compliance.

- Ensuring compliance with Company Health and Safety rules for all staff and operatives.

Skills / Experience

- Local geographical knowledge.

- A background in day to day transport is essential.

- Palletised distribution and pallet network experience would be an advantage.

- Previous planning experience would be an advantageous

Hours: 42.5 per week (Monday to Friday)

Salary: £26,000.00-£27,000.00 per year

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Job Type: Full time, Permanent

Salary: £32,554.72 - £39,053.66 per year

***£1000 Welcome Bonus***
New Pass Drivers Considered

Looking to join a dynamic growing business ?

Come and join us at Expect Distribution. Expect Distribution is a fast paced, expanding business specializing in warehousing, contract logistics and UK palletised distribution based just outside of Bradford and easy accessible via the M62. We won the Haulier of the Year in 2020 as well as 2021, the only haulier to ever do this. We also won Employer of the Year by Bradford Means Business in 2021.

Locations: BD4 6SE and BD6 1DW

Full Time Permanent Roles Various Day Shifts Available - Occasional nights out and weekend work required.

This is an opportunity for an energetic and committed HGV driver to join an exciting and passionate organisation. For the right HGV driver this will be a chance to make a difference in delivering exceptional service and great customer care in a business that is truly committed to it’s clients, employees and the community.

Our key benefits include:

- Up to 33 days holidays (Starting at 28 days)

- Birthday as an additional paid holiday

- Private medical + Dental insurance

- Long service bonus

- £40 weekly cover driver supplement in addition to salary.

You Must Have:

- Class 2 Licence

- Up to Date CPC

- Digi Card

Salary: £32,544.72-£39,053.66 per year

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Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £32,000.00

Expect Distribution is a fast paced, expanding business specialising in warehousing, contract logistics and UK palletised distribution. Following further growth of the business, we are looking for an experienced manager / supervisor to join our team based at the Grattan Warehouse, as a Contract Manager.

The main purpose of a Contract Manager is to maximise performance of the contract operation, having full ownership and responsibility for its successful operation in all areas.

What we are looking for:

  • Prior experience working in a 3PL Warehouse
  • People management skills - organising staff resources
  • Pervious management/supervision of a medium to large sized team
  • Experience in cost management
  • Confident Communicator
  • Team Player
  • E-Commerce experience (Desirable not essential)

Our key benefits include:

  • Management bonus scheme (+7.5% of salary)
  • Birthday as an additional paid holiday
  • Onsite gym
  • Free car park
  • Private medical + Dental insurance
  • 33 days holidays
  • Buy & Sell holiday scheme
  • Monthly employee awards (Vouchers to be won!)
  • Long service bonus

This is an opportunity for an energetic and committed individual to join an exciting and passionate organisation. For the right individual this will be a chance to make a difference in delivering exceptional service and great customer care in a business that is truly committed to it’s clients, employees and the community.

Hours: Monday to Friday, 08:00 - 17:00.

Location: Grattan Warehouse, Thornton Road, BD8 8LG.

Salary: £32,000.00

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Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £36,148.68 - £38748.68

Looking to join a dynamic growing business ?

Come and join us at Expect Distribution. Expect Distribution is a fast paced, expanding business specializing in warehousing, contract logistics and UK palletised distribution based just outside of Bradford and easy accessible via the M62. We won the Haulier of the Year in 2020 as well as 2021, the only haulier to ever do this. We also won Employer of the Year by Bradford Means Business in 2021.

You must hold a valid HIAB qualification + Class 2 Licence

Our HGV Drivers do more than a ‘driving job’. It’s about ensuring our customers get the best impression of our organisation. You are the ‘face’ of our business, not just our delivery driver.

It’s all about making a good impression with your appearance, manner and the look of your vehicle. Ensuring goods are delivered in a first-class condition, completing all necessary paperwork and above all, leaving everyone you meet with a really positive impression of you and our business.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervise the loading of the vehicle so that products are safely loaded and secured to minimise chances of damage.
  • Ensure with Contracts Operation Manager and Loader, that the load is correct against the customers’ orders.
  • Ensure that on arrival the delivery is safe to make and respect customer’s property; if in doubt, consult with the customer and/or Contracts Operation Manager.
  • Provide excellent customer service.
  • Handle customer issues on delivery effectively and contact Contract Operation Manager for assistance if required.
  • Carry out multi-drop deliveries in a timely and safe manner.
  • Complete vehicle daily inspection sheet and give to Contract Operations Manager.
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures, including the Company Standards of Performance and Health and Safety Policy.

The above list is not exhaustive and you may be asked to carry out other reasonable duties as required, from time to time, in line with the needs of the business.

Essential Requirements:

  • Class 2 Licence (C)
  • Digi Card
  • Current CPC
  • High levels of Health and Safety standards.
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Flexibility with shift times
  • 2+ years HGV Driving experience
  • Previous experience of HIAB/crane experience desirable but not essential

Hours of work: 55 Hours per week, flexibility of shift times/days required to suit the needs of the business.

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Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: Salary: £30,608.24 per annum + £25 per week supplement

We are looking to recruit an experienced Shunter to work on our Borg Warner Contract. Between shunting you will be required to work within our warehouse helping on any warehouse needs.

Day to day duties

The role will involve shunting trailers back and forth from our Woodlands site (BD4 6SE) and Borg Warner throughout the evening (mainly using a Terberg tug) and there will also be a requirement to help moving trailers within our Woodland Site.

You will be required to update a log sheet throughout the shift recording trailer numbers, registrations and product codes. There will also be the requirement to wash and fuel vehicles.

Between shunting you will be required to work within the warehouse helping on any warehouse needs, including Packaging building and Decanting. Further training will also be given to include gaining a Counter Balance and Reach licence.

Essential Requirements

- HGV Class 1 license

- Tug Trained

- Digi card

- Experience working in a warehouse environment

- Previous shunting and tug experience

- Confidant in moving trailers around a very tight yard and onto loading bays

- Reach / Counterbalance Licence is desirable but not essential

Our key benefits include:

- FLT training given where required

- £25 per week unsociable hours bonus, on top of salary

- Up to 33 days holidays (Starting at 28 days)

- Onsite Gym

- Birthday as an additional paid holiday

- Private medical + Dental insurance

- Long service bonus

Hours of work: Monday to Friday, 14:00 - 23:00, total of 42.5 hours per week.

Salary: £30,608.24 per annum + £25 per week supplement

 

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Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: Salary: £28,505.25-£29,805.25 per year

Warehouse Controller - Borg Warner Contract (Afternoon Shift)

This is an exciting new role for someone to join our Borg Warner warehouse team on the a new afternoon shift, working Monday to Friday, 14:00 - 23:00.

Your primary duties will be to lead the Borg Warner Contract team with fulfilling all customer requirements in a timely and professional manner in line with set SOP’s, whilst considering safety of staff. For this role you will also be providing Reach and Counter Balance assistance where required, therefore both FLT licences are required. You will also be using our Warehouse Management system to control all aspects of stock management.

What we are looking for?

- In date REACH + Counterbalance Licence

- SAP knowledge

- Professional demeanor with a keen eye for detail

- Pervious controller/Team leading experience is desirable but not essential

Our key benefits include:

- Additional £25 per week unsociable hours bonus on top of your basic salary

- Onsite Gym

- Birthday as an additional paid holiday

- Monthly employee awards (Vouchers to be won!)

- Up to 33 days holidays (Starting at 28 days)

- Private medical + Dental insurance

- Long service bonus

Salary: £28,505.25 per annum + £25 per week unsociable hours supplement

Hours: Monday to Friday, 14:00 - 23:00, total of 42.5 hours per week

 

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Job Type: Temporary

Salary: £10.26p/h

We are currently looking for an experienced Warehouse Administrator to join our distribution warehouse at Premier Point. This is a 3 month contract, with the potential of becoming permanent for the perfect candidate.

The ideal candidate will be confident in the use of the Microsoft Word and Excel. Be punctual and cordial, especially when dealing with customer enquiries over the phone. Have a proven track record of administration, ideally within a 3PL warehouse environment. This is a fast paced environment with customer deadlines that need to be met, to ensure the smooth running of our operation. Therefore you will need to be orangised with the ability to prioritse your workload, whilst remaining calm and professional at all times.

Day to day duties:

- Accurately input all incoming and outgoing stock into the WMS

- Import customer orders from multiple spreadsheets

- Generate pick lists for the following day

- Confirming all receipted goods to customer within 24 hours.

- Answering customer queries via telephone and email

- Ensure Standard operating procedures are followed

- Assisting with general admin duties as required

The above list is not an exhaustive list of duties.

Working Hours: 08:00 - 17:00, Monday to Friday, 42.5 hours per week total.

Location: Premier Point, BD6 1DW, Bradford

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