Sortation Operative Apprenticeship


Apprenticeship summary

Reporting to the Supervisor in your area, you will be responsible for moving parcels, working with machinery, moving pallets of parcels and loading/unloading trailers efficiently. You will ensure all KPI targets in your specific area are met while regularly listening to instructions from your Supervisor.

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Closing date: June 6, 2024

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Expected duration (weeks):
Positions (available):
Date posted:
May 9, 2024
Possible start date:
July 1, 2024
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You will be accountable for:

  • Unloading and loading of parcels from the back of trailers
  • Using machinery such as telescopic conveyors to extend into the back of trailers allowing you to work more efficiently
  • Moving freight to designated inbound and outbound areas
  • Completing repetitive handling and lifting sometimes heavy and awkward parcels
  • Using hand-held devices to scan parcels following the correct Standard Operating Procedure and achieving compliance KPIs specific to warehouse area’s
  • Effective and supportive communication within your team and with management in your area
  • The parcel presentation quality when loading parcels onto the belt for scanning and ensuring parcels are placed in the correct location and holding area’s if required
  • Following the processes to reduce no-reads and misroutes of parcel’s barcodes
  • Achieving the targets on your area each shift set by your Supervisor and Process Manager
  • Adhering to all Health and Safety regulations and following correct operating procedures, including following the correct procedure to open and close dock doors and levellers
  • Regular use of pump trucks to move parcels and assets
  •  Personal and warehouse hygiene
  • Your personal output in a fast-paced environment
  • Adhering to all company policies and procedures in your area and for behaving in line with the Evri values
  • Express Delivery Sortation Hub Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • End Point Assessment
  • Functional Skills (if required)
  • Delivery of training to be confirmed
  • Evri is the largest parcel distribution company in the UK, actively promoting and encouraging internal progression across the business. From hub operative, to Supervisor and management positions



Our Journey From our roots as a mail order company nearly 50 years ago, we’ve grown considerably over the decades – and we’ve had a few name changes along the way. Evri launched in March 2022 following a successful rebrand from Hermes UK. Now, with our friendly team of 20,000+ couriers, 14,000+ local one-stop ParcelShops and Lockers and a growing network of state-of-the-art hubs and depots, Evri provides delivery solutions for anyone who wants to send a parcel in the UK and to more than 220 international destinations. Our combination of speed, value and service has made us the partner of choice for over 80% of the UK’s biggest retailer brands as well as fast-growing market-place online platforms like Vinted and Etsy and consumers looking for alternatives to traditional carriers.


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Apprenticeship standard:

Express delivery sortation hub operative (level 2)