DHL Global Forwarding (USA)

Operations Sort Senior Agent – Derbyshire – UK

Job Overview

Hours: 14.00-22.30 – 40 hours per week

As a part of a growing DHL population you will receive access to a variety of our excellent benefits which include

  • Competitive Salary, including unsociable Hours Shift Allowance up to a maximum of £5,200 annually.
  • Annual Bonus up to 5% (depending on company performance).
  • My DHL Rewards (Discount, saving, cash back at over 3000 retailers).
  • Pension Scheme with up to 6% Company Contribution.
  • Access to Occupational Health.
  • Childcare Vouchers (after 12 months).
  • DHL Share Purchase Plan (after 3 months).
  • Cycle to Work Scheme.
  • Enhanced Maternity & Paternity Pay.
  • Private Medical Scheme (after 12 months).
  • CIS Induction – a week’s all expenses paid induction to our Company Values!
  • Lifeworks – Employee Assistance Programme.
  • Free onsite Parking.


  • Checking of freight to the correct destination/ area
  • Use of the scanning system (AS400) for the import/ export of all WPX shipments
  • Safe driving of warehouse machinery/ equipment
  • Securing and weighing of all export containers and recording/ passing this information on to all relevant departments
  • Delivering nightly reports to Sort supervisor
  • Fulfil the role of the supervisor, overseeing a team of up to 20 loaders
  • Support and provide daily briefings to staff as necessary
  • Stand in as cover for the Supervisor when necessary

Key Skills

  • Good knowledge of DHL procedures (Training will be provided).
  • Knowledge of basic import/ exports and container splitting
  • Basic computer skills
  • Forklift licence – essential
  • Good communication skills.
  • Must be a team player.
  • Must be flexible due to operational requirements to work varied and flexible shifts.
  • Willing to work varied and flexible shifts
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DHL Global Forwarding (USA)