Warehouse Operative - Back Shift

9.10 - 10.92 GBP Annual
07 Apr 2021
12 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Next is one of the UK's best-known high-street retailers and most established online retailers. Behind the scenes we are at the cutting edge of Warehousing and Logistics, employing more than 7000 people across eight distribution centres. Our success is dependent on the expertise and passion of our teams across the UK.

We look after over 2 million customers and it takes a large, talented and efficient distribution operation to make that happen. As our online success continues to grow more than 15% year on year, a multi-million-pound investment plan is in place for distribution centres, it's an exciting time to join our Warehousing team.

Next are looking for permanent, full-time Warehouse Operatives to join our growing team at South Elmsall, Pontefract. The shift pattern will be:

Week 1 Thursday - Saturday 15:00 - 03:00 / Week 2 Wednesday - Saturday 15:00 - 03:00

Don't worry if you have never worked as a Warehouse Operative, or even if you have never stepped foot inside a Warehouse. We will offer full training and will bring you up to speed in no time!

You will be working full-time hours but with more flexibility. Whether you are looking for more of a work-life balance or hours that better suit your family, whatever your circumstances you will have the best of both worlds!

Life as a Warehouse Operative at Next is full of challenges. Our Warehouses are huge 24-hour operations with our largest distribution centre processing over 600,000 units per day.

With investment in the most advanced warehouse technologies and a state-of-the-art environment, Next is by no means your 'typical' warehouse.

We take care of more than 2 million customers despatching packages to both retail stores and to their front doors in the UK and abroad. As a Warehouse Operative, you'll be customer-focused, making sure that every item is perfectly selected with the care and attention that our customers have come to expect from the Next brand over the years.

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Alongside our competitive hourly rate of GBP9.10 per hour, you'll also have the opportunity to earn excellent hourly bonus incentives! You'll receive 25% discount on all Next merchandise, access to our staff shops with up to 70% discount on branded items, further amazing offers on holidays, cinema tickets and attractions through our corporate discount scheme, not forgetting our extremely popular Christmas party ???. all this just for being a Next employee!

We also provide a FREE uniform, FREE onsite parking and a subsidised canteen where you can try our legendary breakfasts, enjoy our carvery feasts and plenty more.

Essential Skills

You will be a team player who is passionate about their work and fully committed to delivering products "right first time" whilst working accurately and at a pace to ensure a steady flow of stock throughout the warehouse.

About Company

Life at Next is full of challenges, it's fast paced and just like fashion trends, is constantly evolving. Our Warehouses are huge 24-hour operations with our largest distribution centre processing over 600,000 units per day. With investment in the most advanced Warehouse technologies, Next is by no means your 'typical' Warehouse.

So, if you're looking to take the next step in your career, why not apply today and find out 'What's Next?'