Warehouse Operative

  • £7.50 per annum
  • Posted: 30/11/2017
  • Milton Keynes
  • Job Ref: 405101382
  • Temporary

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. The shifts 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
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. There are no buses running to the site. The site provides free parking for cars and bikes.