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Local Short Term and Temporary Jobs Available

25 March 2020

Local Short Term and Temporary Jobs Available

Are you currently out of work due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation. Many of our local retailers and distributors are in need of staff on short term and temporary contracts:


With demand for frontline staff bigger than ever, Virgin Media are taking on more staff to deal with their extra enquires



We urgently need switchboard operators.  Do you have the skills to lend a hand at this extremely busy and demanding time?

Please email:   communications@walsallhealthcare.nhs.uk

The NHS are urgently seeking 250,000 volunteers in key responder roles to support 1.5 million of our most vulnerable people who have to self isolate for at least 12 weeks due to severe health conditions. 

Your health will not be compromised by supporting them as support includes virtual contact through a check and call service, shopping tasks and delivering essential medical supplies.  Please follow the link to find out how you can register and assist. 


APC based in Norton Canes, Cannock, require Parcel Sorters

Duties include, loading and unloading parcels, dispatching parcels onto conveyor belts and loading cages for delivery. Candidates will be required to handle parcels weighing up to 25kg

Send your CV to walsallworks@walsall.gov.uk


Our stores are at the heart of our communities providing the essentials people need – never more so, than in the these unusual times.

Here at Poundland we’re currently recruiting for store colleagues on fixed-term contracts.

We know many will be looking for work right now so please head to our careers page



Are you a motivated individual with an FLT license? If so, this opportunity could be for you. Poundland are seeking Reach FLT Drivers at their distribution centres in Willenhall & Bilston. With immediate starts available, this is the perfect opportunity for someone looking to find work now.

Send your CV to walsallworks@walsall.gov.uk

Mitie are recruiting for a Retail Security Officer for Sainsbury's, Reedswood Way, Walsall WS2,

40 Hours, Full-time, £9.20p/h


Heron Foods Wednesbury (WS10 7HD) Needs You!

We need temporary workers for 12 hour contracts (possible overtime available depending on store). Up to £8.21 per hour (depending on age).

If you need temporary employment and are available to start work immediately, we want to hear from you. Duties include replenishing stock, serving customers and ensuring our stores serve the community to our usual high standards.


Yodel are recruiting for couriers and delivery drivers in Lichfield and Sandwell.


Amazon needs help fulfilling supplies to local communities.

This position is based at: Amazon Fulfillment Centre, (BHX1) Towers Business Park, Power Station Road, Rugeley, Staffordshire, WS15 1LX

£9.50 per hour (days) to £11.26 per hour (nights) plus £2.00 per hour until April 30th 

Overtime rates between £14.25 per hour to £19.00 per hour


A busy fast growing poultry manufacturing company requires an experienced warehouse operative.

We require someone who is enthusiastic, reliable, hard working, has good communication skills with a good level of literacy and numeracy.


Home Bargains are currently recruiting for Sales Assistants at a number of their local stores.


Tudor Employment Agency are currently recruiting Warehouse operatives to work at the Poundland Distribution Centre in Bilston.

Working within a fast paced, target driven, physically demanding, high volume environment employees will be responsible for the picking of goods to order.

In order to be considered for this vacancy, please contact Tudor Employment on 01922 725445 or email your CV to enquiries@tudoremployment.co.uk

Tesco are currently recruiting for Customer Assistants and Customer Home Delivery Drivers for their local stores - roles are immediate start.



Customer Delivery Driver (Walsall) https://www.tesco-careers.com/jobdetails/570867/

Iceland are currently recruiting for retail assistants and Home Delivery Drivers accross all of their local stores.


Aldi are currently recruiting for Store Assistants



Savers are currently recruiting for sales assistants at a number of their local stores:

Willenhall - https://www.savers.jobs/jobs/22606-sales-assistant 

West Bromwich -  https://www.savers.jobs/jobs/19974-sales-assistant 

West Bromwich - https://www.savers.jobs/jobs/19973-savers-delivery-sales-assistant 

Wolverhampton - https://www.savers.jobs/jobs/19818-apprentice-retail-sales-assistant  T


B&M need Store Colleagues to join their teams and help with current demands. Vacancies with immediate start. Roles are temporary, full and part time.

To Apply : Please call into your local store and speak to a member of the team today!

Stock replenishers required for local supermarkets, immediate work available.

Contact Pertemps now on 01384 455666



For all other employment support please contact the Walsall Works team on 01922 654353 or email walsallworks@walsall.gov.uk

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