WarehouseOperative / Relief Delivery Driver & Relief Spiral Production Operative

Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
07 Apr 2021
05 May 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Warehouse Operative / Relief Delivery Driver & Relief Spiral Production Operative




Hours of work Monday to Thursday 8am – 5pm and Friday 8am – 4pm


Our client is currently recruiting a Warehouse Operative / Relief Driver / Relief Spiral Production Operative to join their team.


Within this varied role, you will primarily maintain storage areas, assemble and pack goods for customers, as well as load and unload delivery vehicles, carefully checking goods supplied against paperwork. You will adopt safe manual handling, lifting and carrying goods (up to 25kg) and making use of the forklift tricks, both Reach and Counterbalance. As the Relief Driver, you will also be responsible for ensuring the vehicle is correctly loaded and secured before making deliveries. As a Relief Spiral Production Operative, you will be responsible for the spiral tube production using the Spiral Tube Forming Machine.


Their ideal candidate will have experience of working within a similar role and will have interfaced with customers on a regular basis. A counterbalance and or reach forklift licence is desirable so too is production operative experience, although this is not essential, as training will be provided.


They are welcoming applications from self-motivated team players with the ability to prioritise and remain calm under pressure. You will have manual handling experience and ideally have knowledge of building / trade products. Due to the nature of the role, it is essential that you have a full, clean UK driving licence with good knowledge of the surrounding area for deliveries. 


The Package:

The successful individual can expect:-

  • A competitive industry basic salary (living wage agreement guaranteed)
  • 25-days fully paid holiday leave plus statutory bank holidays
  • Corporate workwear / PPE issue including safety footwear


After the successful completion of a 12-week probationary period

  • Company sick pay (up to a max 12wks full pay in any rolling 12 month period)
  • Contributory Company pension scheme
  • Death in Service insurance
  • Long service awards


If this sounds like a role, you would be interested in then please apply today!