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Posted on Sep 27, 2016

Calling all backpackers… Jobs, Jobs, Jobs!

Calling all backpackers… Jobs, Jobs, Jobs!

Fancy working on temporary contracts around the Edinburgh region to earn some travel money? Look no further! Here are 3 great jobs currently on offer by Cordant People. Also visit our jobs page to see other opportunities…

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1.  Night shift Customer Service Advisors – Dunfermline – £12.38 p/h

Our client, a large and successful building society are looking to recruit a number of Customer Service Advisors to work night shifts in their Telephone Banking team based in Dunfermline.  This is a unique opportunity for candidates who are passionate about delivering excellent customer service and are looking to secure a long term role which will offer development and a great rate of pay.

Due to the great training programme successful candidates are offered, vast experience is not required – just a passion and drive to provide excellent customer service!

**PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE NATURE OF THIS BUSINESS, POTENTIAL APPLICANTS MUST BE ABLE TO PASS CREDIT AND CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS**

Purpose of the role:
To be the first point of contact for customers
Providing an excellent level of customer service to meet the needs of the customers
Extend and develop customer relationships
Varied role, including compliance and complaints.

Key Accountabilities:
Answer inbound calls from customers in an efficient and effective manner providing the highest level of customer service by aiming to meet the needs of our customers at the first point of contact.
Promote alternative delivery channels such as Internet Banking ensuring that all customers are aware and have full access to the company’s complete range of service delivery channels.
Ensure that all customers are dealt with in accordance with all compliance and regulatory requirements.
Maintain a good understanding of company products and services including key features and benefits.
Ensure that all call handovers to other areas of the Group are carried out in an effective and efficient manner.
Ensure all Customer Complaints are recorded in line with the Group Complaint Handling Policy and where possible resolved at first touch, delivering a fair outcome for the customer.

Hours of work: Rotating night shifts offered Thursday – Sunday or Weds – Sat. Shifts falling between 9:00pm – 7:00am

Initial training will be 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday.

All successful applicants will be contacted within 5 working days. However, unfortunately due to high levels of response we may not be able to respond to everybody. As an equal opportunities employer, Cordant People welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Cordant People acts as an employment business for the purpose of this role.

2. Packers/Labellers

This work is based within a production facility, labelling products, putting goods into containers and quality checks.

If you are good with your hands, and you can work quickly and accurately, this could be the job for you.

As a packer you will need to have a fair level of fitness. You will also need to able to follow clear instructions.

Working hours: The hours of work for this role is 7.30am – 5.15pm Monday – Thursday.  These roles will run until the end of December.

Income: The rate of pay for these positions is £7.87 per hour with overtime paid at time and half paid (after certain times)

Skills, interests and qualities:

To be a packer you should have…
The ability to carry out repetitive tasks quickly and carefully
Good practical skills
The ability to follow instructions
A reasonable level of fitness
An awareness of safety issues.

On-site parking is available at our clients premises is accessible by bus from Edinburgh and West Lothian.

All successful applicants will be contacted within 5 working days. However, unfortunately due to high levels of response we will not be able to respond to everybody. As an equal opportunities employer, Cordant People welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Cordant People acts as an employment business for the purpose of this role.

3.  Warehouse Operative, Dunfermline

Immediate start positions available in Dunfermline with fantastic benefits, incentives and paid overtime available. An exciting chance to work for a highly regarded online retail company with the real opportunity for permanent work. This Warehouse Operative role provides the chance to be active around a warehouse or to use organisational skills at a workstation. Either way this could be the perfect job opportunity for you! If you are ready to be part of a busy, friendly team then please do not hesitate and submit your CV today

Benefits for Warehouse Operatives:
– Free Tea & Coffee
– On site Car Parking
– Transport provided from areas outwith Dunfermline
– Full Training Provided – so no experience is necessary.
– Regular Overtime – Earn up to £15.15 per hour!
– Hot food in the on site canteen
– And plenty more!

Various Warehouse Operative roles are available:
– Pick and Stow for those who enjoy being active and those who want to walk and  work.
– Pack and Receive for those who prefer to stay at a workstation.

Full training is provided so no experience is necessary. Manual handling or lifting may be required up to 15kg.

Shifts available:
– Day shift and night shift
– Time and a half and double time for overtime.
– Opportunity to run up to 9 month contracts!

Travel: Parking is available and the warehouse is easily accessible by bus, train and bike.

If you feel you have the right skills and experience for this vacancy please submit your CV. Whilst we would love to get back to every applicant personally, it is not always possible and unfortunately we cannot provide individual feedback based on CV’s submitted. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days please assume your application has not been successful on this occasion.

These vacancies are being advertised on behalf of Cordant People who are operating as an employment business.  Cordant People are an equal opportunities employer.

About Us :
As specialist recruitment professionals our consultants deliver to some of the most complex business environments. We integrate our recruitment capability, sector expertise and national coverage, to enable us to provide talented people across a wide spectrum of industry sectors. We currently have 5 locations within Scotland – Edinburgh, Glasgow, Livingston, Stirling and Dundee. Cordant People are part of the Cordant Group; an international recruitment provider with 192 locations.

Our contact details:
Tel: 0131 285 0550
Email: edinburgh-people@cordantrecruitment.com

Get your applications in asap!

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