Warehouse Operative

23 Month Fixed Term Contract

Our expert team provides secure logistics, courier services and airfreight in some of the most challenging environments in the world. Working in our Milton Keynes headquarters, you’ll be at the heart of it all.

Keeping things moving, and keeping them secure
You will play a key role in the warehouse facilities environment at our Regional Distribution Centre, involved in all aspects of Goods In, Issuing, Ordering, and stock control in Stores. This will include packing, bagging and manifesting diplomatic mail, recording and processing disposals, and collecting and delivering mail throughout FCDO Services, operational delivery.

Delivering an effective service
With experience recently gained in a warehouse facilities environment, desirably with fork lift truck experience, you will be used to lifting and carrying heavy loads safely and working to meet operating standards. In this labour intensive role, you will need to be physically fit with a strong customer focus and an eye for detail. Working closely with your supervisor and the wider logistics team, you will be full of ideas for increasing the effectiveness and quality of our service.

The work you do will mean more

At FCDO Services, we work with the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office and other customers to protect the UK’s interests at home and overseas. That means every role makes a difference. It also makes it a rich and rewarding environment in which to develop your career. Not only will you enjoy on-the-job training, you’ll also have excellent opportunities for development and progression –both within your team and the wider organisation.

All our employees have to be security cleared before joining us, so you’ll need to undergo a vetting process if you’re successful in your application. This role would require you to undergo Security Clearance (SC) clearance. You can find out more about vetting on our website.

Closing Date for applications: Tuesday 22nd June 2021

It takes a diverse team to protect a diverse world.

The vital work we do takes an incredible community of colleagues, with different skills, backgrounds, cultures and identities. We support every individual, so that you always know you’re welcome and valued. It’s what makes us a Disability Confident employer. And a Stonewall Diversity Champion. And Employers for Carers. And it’s how you know you’re joining an inspiring, inclusive organisation.

Hanslope Park based posts attract a Location Allowance of £1,750 per annum.

FCDO Services are regulated by the Civil Service Commission.

Job summary

Hanslope Park
Closing Date
22 June 2021 at midnight

Further information

The following documents provide supporting material for this role. Please note for some documents you may require Adobe Acrobat Reader.

  • 1.  Role Profile
  • 2.  Extra Information
  • 3.  Civil Service Recruitment Principles
  • 4.  Civil Service Code