Warehouse Operative (50)

Assist Resourcing
27 Nov 2016
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you looking to make some extra cash in time for Christmas? With flexible working hours and set shift patterns available, including the opportunity to work overtime at an enhanced rate - why not join our brilliant team as a Warehouse Associate? With career prospects and flexible shift available, why not join the undisputed kings of style? No experience is required as full training is provided within the first few days, from there you'll also have the opportunity to cross-train and develop your skills. Although this is a temporary role - JD Sports are always looking to take on permanent staff and these often come directly from their temporary workforce. Job Location: Kingsway Business Park, Rochdale. Pay Rate: National Minimum Wage • Under 25: GBP6.95 per hour • Over 25: GBP7.20 per hour • Night shift premium: +GBP0.39 per hour added to the hourly rate • GBP25 sing-up bonus •GBP200 Christmas bonus Job Duties - General Description: • Learn and adhere to strict safety, quality, and production standards • Receive goods as they arrive into the fulfilment centre • Sort goods ready to be stowed into the fulfilment centre • Record goods / inventory • Stow products into their correct locations • Read and follow instructions from the client's computer systems • Locate, Pick and cart customer orders from shelves throughout a large fulfilment centre, including on a multi-level mezzanine • Pack and ship customer orders The shift pattern works on a 4 on 4 off schedule. Hours include: • Days: 6:00am - 6:00pm (12 hours) • Nights: 6:00pm - 6:00am (12 hours) • Weekend Shifts (Saturday & Sunday) • Part-Time hours will vary but there will be a requirement to flex-up at a moments notice Please note that with the 4 on 4 off rota, you must be available to commit to the shifts as there will be a requirement to work weekends. Assignments will vary in length but are considered temporary ongoing. Benefits: • New factory with state of the art facilities. • Canteen facilities available 24hours • Pension scheme • Full training provided • Full support from the Assist Resourcing Future Opportunities: Whilst this is a temporary assignment, our client always looks to its best performing agency associates when creating permanent jobs. Work Environment • Work with and/or around moving mechanical parts • Noise level varies • Very fast paced environment Additional Required Characteristics • Demonstrates a commitment to a culture of safety • Demonstrates a positive work attitude • Demonstrates leadership skills by setting a clear example for others to follow • Demonstrates excellent job performance in productivity, quality, safety, and attendance Basic Requirements • Must be at least 18 years' old • Must be willing and able to work overtime as required • Must be able to read and take direction in English • The work typically requires individual lifting up to 15Kg unaided These roles typically involve: a high level of walking, between 0-12 km per shift; frequently to push, pull, squat, bend, and reach; climbing and descending stairs safely (applies to sites with stairs) ; and usually navigating and working on a secure mezzanine at a height of up to 12 meters (applies to buildings with mezzanines) Keywords: Warehouse Operative, Warehouse Retail Assistant, Retail Assistant, Christmas Work, JD Sports Warehouse, Immediate Start Commutable From: Rochdale, Bury, Manchester, Oldham, Middleton, Littleborough, Heywood, Prestwich, Bolton