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Courier - Multi Drop Swinton, Manchester £9.09 in first 6 months, rising to £9.19 after 6 months, rising to £9.39 after 1 year

Courier - Multi Drop

Location: Swinton, Manchester |
Salary: £9.09 in first 6 months, rising to £9.19 after 6 months, rising to £9.39 after 1 year |
Posted: 3 Aug 2021 |
Closes: 21 Aug 2021 |
Job Type: Permanent & Full-time |
Region / Division: UK & Ireland |
Reference: G4S/CD/7134

Uniform, Pension, Life Assurance, Employee Assistance Programme, Health Checks, SIA Licence, Up to 5 weeks holiday and the ability sell one weeks holiday after qualifying period, Bank Holiday enhancement, Corporate perks and discounts, Payroll Giving, Training and Development Opportunities. Employee Recognition Scheme


Job Introduction:

G4S is the largest secure solutions company in the world and one of Britain’s top Employers. Our Cash Management Solutions business has expertise in secure logistics and payment services including cash and valuables transportation, cash processing, ATM and cash centre outsourcing, secure storage and retrieval and merchant services.

As an employee of G4S Cash Solutions, each role will have specific responsibilities for the identification, management and control of risk in order to safeguard the business, staff, customers, assets and reputation. Every G4S employee has a role to play in understanding and supporting the business in embedding effective risk management controls and assurance and be integral to the effectiveness and success of G4S.


Role Responsibility:

Courier

With our extensive history, here at G4S Cash Solutions, we know a thing or two about security and keeping money safe. We handle the majority of the cash that goes through the UK’s banks, and a third of the UK's total cash spend. From family florists to national coffee chains, we collect cash for over 4,500 businesses of every size in the UK. 

We currently have a number of opportunities for Couriers to join our team and be a part of our continued success.  As a Courier you will be at the very heart of our operation.  Your primary responsibility will be to drive a car-sized, easily manoeuvrable vehicle to collect and deliver small quantities of cash to and from our customers.

  • To safely drive a small vehicle on all roads including pedestrianised areas
  • Deal confidently and safely with situations that may arise on the pavement when carrying cash and valuables
  • Comply with UK Domestic Drivers hours legislation
  • Collect and deliver cash (including bags of coin) to and from our small and medium sized customers and safely carry collected cash back to the vehicle.  Making one trip across the pavement at each customer.
  • To maintain a discrete professional profile when collecting the customer’s cash so as not to attract any undue attention
  • Follow our closely defined mandatory procedures at all times
  • Maintain a valid Cash and Valuables in Transit SIA licence (provided by the Company)
  • Be aware of the needs of  our small and medium sized customers and strive to meet them every time
  • Build strong customer relationships with the many customers you visit
  • To learn how to operate our track and trace hand-held computers
  • When appropriate take steps to protect both yourself and our customers’ cash
  • Maintain the highest standards of security to minimize the risk of theft
  • Proactively learn from the experience of others
  • Work with your colleagues in achieving objectives


Closing Date: 13/07/2021


The Ideal Candidate:

Essential Criteria

  • Hold  a current full B class driving licence
  • Hold a driving licence with no more than 6 penalty points Able to undergo and then apply personal protection training which educates you on how to protect both yourself and our customers’ cash
  • Ability to follow laid down instructions
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Numerate
  • Flexible and helpful
  • Focused on delivery of customer service
  • Checkable 10 year employment/unemployment/educational history
  • Must be able to communicate with customers and colleagues in English
  • Must be able to pass a personal credit check, identity check and criminal records check

Desirable Criteria

  • Previous experience in a driving role
  • Previous experience dealing with challenging members of the public
  • Effective communication skills at all levels
  • Basic IT competence
  • Able to work as part of a team player
  • Security conscious
  • Hold an SIA licence

This role will be subject to screening including but not limited to a criminal record check, credit check and 10 year background check. In addition, this role will be subject to a medical review which may include a medical assessment with an occupational health practitioner.

If this opportunity is of interest then we want to hear from you. Please click the “Apply Now” button to submit your formal application.

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