Please note, we will be closed on Monday 29th May due to the Bank Holiday weekend. Normal services are operating on Saturday 27th May until 12pm. 

Careers

Thank you for the interest you have shown in our vacancies here at Head Office, based in Cannock, Staffordshire. 

We’re now the UK’s largest independent delivery network, and it is a fantastic time to join our business as we see year on year growth and expansion. Don’t miss the opportunity to join a forward thinking business that’s going places. 

All our vacancies are permanent therefore the stability of the role is guaranteed. You will also be entitled to a number of benefits including joining the pension scheme, participating in our employee of the month recognition scheme and monthly staff forum meetings. For those who work hard, show commitment and dedication there are plenty of chances for progression within the Company as well as a lot of exciting training and development opportunities. 

Please note, each APC depot is an independent, privately-owned business, which manages its own recruitment process. If you are looking for employment at a depot, please use the depot finder to contact your local business. 

All the positions we have available are listed below:

Job Title

Maintenance Technician

Our Maintenance team is growing and we are looking to recruit two Maintenance Technician’s who will work alongside the Maintenance team with specific responsibilities for planned, preventative and reactive maintenance on all buildings, plant equipment, sortation equipment and conveyors. The role holder will need to work both day and night operations to support the maintenance on site.

Main duties will include, conducting regular maintenance on the conveyor system along with repair as needed, involvement in improvements and/or modifications to the system as necessary along with project work, carrying out electrical/mechanical repair work, installation or fault finding of new equipment and circuits, ensuring health & safety policies and procedures are maintained and complied with ensuring all work carried out is in a safe and proper manner, providing first line breakdown/defect repairs or support, there will be an element of on call on a rota basis and any other duties as required.

The successful candidate will be 17th edition qualified, City and Guild to Level 3 Mechanical or Electrical, NVQ qualification in electrical principles or mechanical engineering to Level 3, have a good understanding of PLC Systems and pneumatic principles, have a high level of attention to detail, a proactive flexible approach, good organisational skills and also be a team player with the initiative to work on their own.

If you would like to apply for this vacancy, please send a current C.V. and covering letter, which should include salary expectations to:

recruitment@apc-overnight.com

Closing date for applications is 19th May 2017

See job description

Responsible to:   Maintenance Manager

Summary:            To work with the maintenance team with specific responsibilities for planned, preventative and reactive maintenance on all buildings, plant equipment, Sortation Equipment, conveyors.

Main Duties:

  • The main duties that will be required of you within this position are:
  • To conduct regular reactive and preventative maintenance on the conveyor systems
  • To maintain and repair the conveyor systems 
  • To carry out any improvements/modifications deemed necessary to the conveyor system
  • To carry out any electrical/mechanical repair work, installation or fault finding of new equipment and circuits
  • To ensure that the company’s health & safety policy and procedures are maintained
  • To observe and comply with company health and safety policies and procedures and ensure that work is carried out in a safe and proper manner at all times
  • To provide first line breakdown/defect repairs or support to the night operation in the event of a mechanical breakdown (you will be on call on a rotating rota basis)
  • Work to Resolve Breakdowns with the Assistant Maintenance Manager
  • Any other general maintenance duties as the position requires
  • Involved in site improvements, Sortation system Modifications, project work.

Requirements:

Essential:

  • 17th Edition qualified
  • City and Guilds to Level 3 mechanical or Electrical. NVQ qualification in electrical principles or mechanical engineering to level 3 or both
  • A good understanding of PLC Systems and pneumatic principles
  • Flexibility to cover Days or Nights when required
  • High level of attention to detail
  • A proactive approach
  • Good organisational skills
  • A team player
  • Ability to work on own initiative

Desirable:

  • Forklift Licence
  • Access Platform Licence

Hours:

37.5 hours per week to be worked Monday to Friday. Flexibility in working hours is required due to the nature of the business.

Other Information:

As this role develops you may be required to develop your skills further. 

The APC is an Equal Opportunities Employer.   

Job Title

Yard Marshal Supervisor (Nights)

We’re looking for someone to join our fantastic Transport department supervising our team of Yard Marshal’s on our Night Operations ensuring the flow of traffic is continuous and safe around the hub.

The successful candidate will have the ability to manage and motivate a team with excellent communication skills and a sound working knowledge of health and safety. Industry knowledge is preferred.

For further details please see the job description. 

If you would like to apply for this vacancy, please send a current C.V. and covering letter, which should include salary expectations to:

nights.recruitment@apc-overnight.com

Closing date for applications is 19th May 2017

APC Overnight is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

No recruitment agencies.

See job description

Job Summary:

To supervise a team of Yard Marshals ensuring the flow of traffic is continuous and safe around the hub.

Responsible to:      Assistant Transport Manager        

Skills/Knowledge and Experience:

  • Ability to motivate and manage a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Knowledge of the industry is preferred
  • A sound working knowledge of Health and Safety
  • Banksman trained
  • HGV Class 1 licence would be beneficial
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Computer literate

Main Responsibilities:

  • To supervise a team of yard marshals
  • Monitor the flow of traffic around site ensuring continual movement and congestion is kept to a minimum
  • Liaise with drivers and assist with the shunting of vehicles when required
  • Ensuring Health and Safety requirements are adhered to
  • Any other duties this position may require

The APC is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Job Title

We are looking for talented people to join our Sales and Business Development team

We have various vacancies within our Network for enthusiastic, hard-working and results driven sales people.

If you have sales experience and a proven track record (in particular within the carrier industry) then please send over your CV and a covering letter including the type of role that you are looking for to:

The Human Resources Department, The Alternative Parcels Company Ltd, National Sortation Centre, Blakeney Way, Kingswood Lakeside, Cannock, Staffordshire, WS11 8LD

Alternatively you can email to sales.recruitment@apc-overnight.com

APC Overnight is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

No recruitment agencies.

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