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Post & Portering Supervisor

Campus Services & Facilities

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £20,275 to £24,029
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date:  Wednesday 12 December 2018
Interview Date:   Friday 18 January 2019
Reference:  1063918TD-R

We are looking for a suitably experienced leader to join our team taking over the pivotal role of Section Supervisor. This is a unique opportunity to continue the award winning work of the Post and Portering service, but also bring new ideas to ensure we continue to stay efficient and effective to the University community.

We offer a service to the University community and as such an exceptional customer motivated attitude is essential.

Although you will be required to undertake task related paperwork, this is a ‘hands on’ manual working position, so has a requirement to undertake large amounts of manual-handling and therefore you should be capable of this.

This is a permanent position, with a basic working week of 36 hours, some overtime will be required

You will be able to prove the relevance of your experience, including the supervision of a team providing a similar function and have an excellent understanding of Health and Safety issues. The successful candidate will have the ability to manage staff, and be able to liaise with external contractors and suppliers alike. You will be computer literate and used to working to, and meeting deadlines. You should possess a full UK driving license and be used to driving large vans. 

Previous applicants need not apply.

Application procedure:

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Charlene Tyson (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 6803. Please quote reference 1063918TD-R on all correspondence.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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