Warehouse Operative Job In Didcot, Oxfordshire

Warehouse Operative


  • £12 per hour
  • Posted: 14/01/2021
  • Didcot, Oxfordshire
  • Job Ref: 748101575
  • Temporary

Job Details

About the role:

The Inventory Operations & Supply team provides warehousing, storage and distribution of materials and critical equipment across the entire business.
You will be required to provide safe custody and real time visibility of our stock holdings which are then prepared for despatch in line with agreed customer service levels.
We provide first class professional delivery and collection services in order to meet agreed service levels and support the operational teams when facing customer/operational incidences.
All duties are to be completed in accordance with transport legislation and working time directive.
As a Warehouse Operative you will:
Ensure that stock levels in the distribution centres reflect real time holdings both on a physical and system basis.
Receiving, picking and packing materials in line with operational KPIs.
Progressing goods in and goods out areas of activity in line with operational KPIs.
Ensure vehicles are loaded on time every time.
Comply with stock management principles and governance.
Provide support to the wider business during times of operational incidents.
Comply with all relevant legislation and agreed procedures to ensure a safe and legal working environment and consistent quality standards.
Maintain a safe and efficient handling of vehicles/FLTs in all respects, including the optimisation of fuel usage, cleanliness of vehicle.
Responsible for the security of the vehicle & load at all times.
Ensure all company equipment is maintained, utilised and returned as required within operational processes to the transport office/depot daily.
Report vehicle defects and ensure that the defect is documented.
Comply with Driver's regulations & Working Time Directive in line with the O license legalisation and company procedures.
In addition to these duties, you may be required to undertake other duties in line with the needs of the business for example maintenance of mobile assets and clean & waste tanker driving activities, where appropriate training will be provided.
Ensure Health & Safety requirements are met within company and legal frameworks.

To be successful you will have the following skills and experience:

Full UK Driving Licence
Fork lift truck license

Warehouse and inventory management experience
Basic numeracy and conversational English language
Working knowledge of SAP Warehouse Management and RFID technology (preferable)

What's in it for you:

Do you want to be part of an award-winning Supply Chain excellence team that is making a real difference to the resilience of our client by providing critical, on-time and reliable logistical services?

Would you jump at the chance to join our high performing, flagship Logistics Management Centre?

Do you have a passion for shaping the way water is managed for our customers for generations to come?

The Logistics Management Centre (LMC) is a centralised operation providing a single point of contact for Thames Water's operational business 24/7/365.

The LMC has the capability to source plant and equipment from strategic suppliers, hire companies, our Alliance partners and our own assets, enabling the most cost effective and timely solution to meet our customer demands, thereby providing an end to end, single view of logistics demand and capacity.

Logistic Operations operates Waste Tankers with jetting capability, Potable Water Tankers and Inventory delivery vehicles to support both reactive and planned work to both the Waste and Clean areas. Operating on a 24/7/365 basis in order to provide an excellent service to support the business.

About our client:

Our client is the UK's largest water and wastewater company. They make a daily difference to millions of customers by supplying 2.7 billion litres of world-class water to around 10 million homes.
As our world changes, they need to take care of our most precious resource is greater than ever, both locally and globally. That's why, every one of their actions, big and small, matters every day. Water is essential to daily life, and that means their business is always open. They are passionate about providing world-class tap water, now and for the future.
They are also turning waste into power, self-generating 20% of the energy they use and, in turn, doing their bit for the planet. They are reducing plastic waste by celebrating tap water and rolling out an ambitious water fountain project. They are using their voice to lobby for change and partnering with WaterAid to provide clean water to the world's poorest communities. The company is a unique, rewarding and diverse place to work. Apply now!