Warehouse Operative

£7 - £8 per hour
22 Nov 2016
20 Dec 2016
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Contract Type
Full Time
Due to growth an exciting opportunity is available for a Warehouse Operative to join an award-winning company with bathroom and tiles showrooms throughout the UK. Based in Didcot, Oxfordshire the successful Warehouse Operative will earn an hourly rate of £7 to £8, depending on shift.

As a Warehouse Operative you will be required to ensure the safe and efficient running of the warehouse operation in order to achieve agreed performance targets. Reporting to the Team Leader, your main duties and responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to:
  • Working a rotating shift pattern as and when required
  • Ensuring the safe loading/unloading of vehicles
  • Checking all types of paperwork related to throughput of product, identifying any discrepancies and reporting them to the Team Leader
  • Using Fork Lift/Hand pallet trucks (for which licenced)
  • Liaising with the Team Leader as to any changes to existing orders/deliveries
  • Assisting in stock takes and cycle counts as and when required
  • Assisting customers with the checking and loading of their orders, remaining polite and courteous at all times
  • Assisting with the on-the-job training of new employees as and when required
To be considered for the Warehouse Operative position you must possess the following key skills and experience:
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Physically able to carry out warehouse duties
  • Literate and numerate
  • Qualified Fork Lift Truck driver (dependent upon duties)
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Great attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Good time-management skills
  • Reliable, polite and attentive
  • Empathetic/Good listener
  • Great team player with ability to also work on own initiative
  • Smart appearance and positive attitude
  • Creative
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety legislation
If you are interested in the Warehouse Operative vacancy in Didcot, Oxfordshire, please submit your CV along with a covering letter detailing your relevant qualifications and experience, explaining why you believe you are suitable for the position.

Additional information: The successful Warehouse Operatives will earn £7.20 per hour, depending on experience working a day shift of 45 hours per week or £8 per hour working a night shift of 44 hours per week. Please note this position will be working between the hours 08:00-22:00 on a 4 day on 4 day off rota.