Warehouse Operative

  • £7.50 per hour
  • Posted: 18/10/2017
  • Milton Keynes
  • Job Ref: 405101563
  • Permanent

Job Details

Our clients busy logistics warehouse in Ridgmont Milton Keynes is looking for Warehouse Operatives to work the day shifts Monday to Friday 6am-2pm/7am-3pm, with flexibility to work two hours overtime when required.

The hourly pay rate starts at £7.50 and increases to £8.92 after twelve weeks. Some flexibility is required in the shifts you are able to work as these can vary in line with the warehouse requirements.

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

Loading and unloading high-value goods
Picking and packing products
Labelling and relabeling products
Wrapping and strapping
Quality checking goods
Keeping the warehouse clean and organised
Completing paperwork and checking stock delivered
Repetitive lifting of medium weight products
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 the 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

The warehouse is on the Marston Gate Industrial Estate in Ridgmont, located on the outskirts of Milton Keynes, near to Junction 13 of the M1. 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, but the times of travel are restricted. There are no buses running to the site. The site provides free parking for cars and bikes. Own transport is advisable.