Warehouse Operative / FLT Driver

Leamington Spa
10.90 - 12.25 GBP Hourly
27 Apr 2021
25 May 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Warehouse Operative / FLT Driver
Leamington Spa
Temporary Ongoing

Our client is a leading international premium consumer brands group which manufactures and distributes some of the best known and loved kitchen appliances and interior furnishings in the world.

Continuing to build on their expansive customer base across the globe, our client is currently recruiting for a Warehouse Operative / FLT Driver.

The Role:
You will be responsible for working closely with the existing team to deliver efficient, safe, and accurate handling of stock, whilst delivering high quality service to all customers.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Undertaking receipt and checking of incoming stock in line with company goods in processes, ensuring all are labelled appropriately and the product is correctly located
Picking customer orders as per operating processes, undertaking all necessary controls, and ensuring available for dispatch
Dispatching orders in line with correct processes, paying particular attention to detail to ensure accurate picking and dispatch
Assisting with stock takes and any regular spot stock takes as required
Undertaking forklift truck duties as required, ensuring daily safety checks are conducted thoroughly and company warehouse guidelines observed
Undertaking physical tasks such as manually unloading containers from overseas suppliers
Ensuring all stock is stored, handled, and transported securely and health and safety guidelines are completed
Providing a professional, courteous, and efficient service to all delivery drivers and customers
Working with colleagues to ensure the workplace environment is maintained to a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness, and complies with company and legislative standards at all times
Ensuring all company safety and quality processes are followed and all relevant legislation complied with, raising concerns, and reporting any incidents or suggestions to your line manager
Performing any other duties that may fit into the remit of this role as and when required
The ideal candidate:

Be qualified to competently operate Counterbalance and Reach forklift truck.
Hold valid Counterbalance and Reach licences.
Bendi experience and licence would be advantageous.
Possess a good standard of numeracy and literacy.
Have a good understanding of, and commitment to, safe working practices
Have good communication skills and a customer focus
Have previous warehouse experience
Possess a good level of IT competence
Posses your own pair of safety boots
Hours - 39 hrs per week + possible overtime

Day shift:

Monday - Thursday 7:00am - 4:00pm and Friday 7.00:am - 12:00am

2 shifts, rotating fortnightly;

Earlies - Monday - Friday - 6am - 2pm
Lates - Monday - Friday - 2pm - 10pm
Pay rates (per hour):

Days - GBP10.90 after 4 weeks goes up to GBP11.90
Early and Late shifts - GBP12.25 after 4 weeks goes up to GBP13.25