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Mail Sorter

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    Transport & Logistics

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    £10.50 per hour

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    Blue Arrow Ipswich

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Pay Rate - £10.50 ph 
Working pattern – 06:00 to 14:00 Tuesday to Saturday 
Contract – Temporary until Christmas  
Location – Royal Mail CM7 2GD 

  • Competitive salary 
  • Weekly Pay  
  • Instant access to Blue Arrow’s online training portal 
  • Instant access to online retail discounts 
  • Automatic entry and consideration for Blue Arrow's monthly Superstars recognition scheme  

Help Royal Mail get Christmas sorted.  

Christmas is almost upon us and this year it has brought 5 morning shift mail sorting opportunities at Royal Mail’s Braintree branch for efficient and organised individuals who thrive in a fast paced atmosphere.  

From cards to gifts, letters to Santa and the all-important Christmas jumpers, a mail centre can process over a million items in any one shift. Staff who can work to efficient process methods and adapt to various roles are the key to making the processing chain run smoothly. 

This is your chance to become an integral part of the Royal Mail team as a mail sorter, helping to deliver a one-price-goes-anywhere postal service to 29 million addresses across the UK.  

Joining Royal Mail in the Braintree branch as a mail sorter provides a varied role that includes unloading mail from vans, moving it around in trolleys, manually sorting parcels or letters and operating machinery.   

The Braintree branch is situated on the south-west side of the Springwood industrial estate and is easily reached via car or bus with a bus stop just a few minutes walk away. If you prefer, the branch is just a 7 minute cycle ride or 25 minute walk from the town centre.  

Royal Mail operates a fast an effective system that will see you working both alone and as part of a team with efficiency and commitment to complete your work and strive to maintain the business performance targets. 

This role best suits upbeat and self-motivated individuals who enjoy working systematically and productively. The fast paced and energised environment relies on organisation and efficiency to ensure a world class service is delivered every time earning Royal Mail its reputation as one of the UKs most well-loved brands. 

Getting to know the employer is an important step when applying for a job, their core values provide a valuable insight into what being part of the team is all about and Royal Mail are a great example of a Company who pride themselves upon their employee led values and culture; “We’re proud to work for Royal Mail. What we do matters to people. We listen. We’re trusted. Each of us is respected. We go the extra mile for our customers and for each other. Everyone contributes and works together to deliver our promises, finding ways to be more successful.”  

Key attributes 
  • Self-Motivated 
  • Upbeat and energised 
  • Flexible and willing take on a variety of tasks 
  • Organised  
  • Team player