Warehouse Operative


  • £7.50 per hour
  • Posted: 15/09/2017
  • Northampton NN4 5FB Northampton
  • Job Ref: 405101367
  • Temporary

Job Details

A busy logistics warehouse at Grange Park in Northampton is looking for Warehouse Operatives to work the day shift on an on-going basis.

The shifts are mainly Monday to Friday rotating, 6am-2pm and 2pm-10pm. Overtime is compulsory when called and tends to be a maximum of two hours per shift. Occasional Saturday shifts are requested. 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
" Scanning with hand held device and using picking sheet
" 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

This is a temporary on-going role with the potential to become permanent. It is an excellent opportunity to demonstrate your skills and ability within a well-established distribution company.

Successful candidates will be expected to work 37.5 hours per week and will receive an hourly rate of £7.50 per hour.

Full training will be given and applicants will be assigned to shifts.

The site provides free parking for cars and bikes.