Warehouse Operative


  • £7.5 per hour
  • Posted: 18/08/2017
  • Milton Keynes
  • Job Ref: 405101340
  • Permanent

Job Details

A busy logistics warehouse on the outskirts of Milton Keynes, based near to Junction 13 of the M1, is looking for Warehouse Operatives to work the day shift Monday to Friday on an on-going basis.

The shifts available vary dependent on the warehouse requirements. They include 6am-2pm, 8am-4pm, 11am-7pm and occasional 2pm-10pm. The hourly pay rate increases to £8.75 after twelve weeks. Flexibility is required in the shifts you are able to work.

As a Warehouse Operative for this company your duties can include:

" Working in a busy warehouse and logistics environment
" Loading and unloading high-value goods
" Picking and packing products
" Labelling products
" Wrapping and strapping
" Handballing
" Quality checking goods
" Keeping the warehouse clean and organised
" Completing paperwork and checking stock delivered
" Repetitive light and medium to heavy lifting (with the use of MHE where necessary)
" Working efficiently and effectively as part of a team
" Maintaining high levels of Health and Safety standards
" Achieving the targets and job standards set out by the Shift Manager
" Being adaptable and flexible in your approach to work
" Performing any reasonable request from Shift Manager

The ideal candidate will hold the following skills and attributes:

" Excellent numeracy and literacy skills
" Ability to perform manual handling safely
" Ability to work under pressure
" Ability to work as part of the team
" Good attention to detail

Please note that the site is not easily accessible by public transport. There is a train which goes to Ridgmont, a five minute walk from the site. This costs £4.70 per return journey. The earliest shift you could work is the 7am. There are no buses running to the site. The site provides free parking for cars and bikes.