The role of a Test Centre Operative
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As a Test Centre Operative, you’ll be a friendly welcoming face at either a regional, local or mobile testing site, helping to put the public at their ease when they arrive for their PCR test.
What you'll be doing
Test Centre Operative
As a Test Centre Operative, you’ll be part of our close-knit team, quite literally making sure everything runs smoothly. From traffic and queue management to organising stock and supplies. From admin and security to cleaning, customer registration and the collection of self-administered tests. You’ll help to keep the site safe, secure, and in good order.
Mobile Testing Unit Operative
The skills you’ll need
You don't need any specific qualifications for the Test Centre role. It’s more important to be friendly, a good team worker and safety conscious with a flexible approach to work. To work on our our MTU sites you’ll need to be confident dealing with a potential press presence and be flexible, as you might only be told your work location the night before.
You’ll also be required to pass a security check prior to starting. To work on Mobile Testing Units, you must be aged 19 or over for car units and aged 23 or above for van units. You’ll need a full UK driving licence with no more than 6 points, and a minimum of 2 years driving experience.
The difference Serco can make to you
Our core values of Trust, Care, Innovation and Pride are at the heart of everything we do. As a valued member of our temporary workforce, we’ll treat you with the respect you deserve and give you the opportunity to perform a meaningful and vital role. We’ll also support you to learn, develop and access further career opportunities within our diverse UK-wide operation, enabling you to achieve and succeed.