Simpson Dean

London: 020 7082 8100
Kent: 01303 760 805
Bucks/Berks: 01494 419 192

Warehouse Operative

Job Description

Warehouse Operative

c£25,000 per annum

Based near Ashford

Full Time/Permanent

An exciting new Warehouse Operative has arisen within our client's business. We are seeking a licensed forklift driver to join the warehouse team, responsible for the storage and receipt of raw materials and dispatch of finished products.

Are there any benefits?

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Staff lockers
  • PPE provided
  • Christmas shutdown
  • Monday to Friday

So, what could a normal day consist of?

  • You will make sure customer orders are palletized and prepared, ready for loading, to meet strict deadlines for dispatch.
  • Ensure picking of orders and loading/unloading of vehicles are executed to deadlines and ensure all documentation of incoming raw materials is recorded for traceability and intake checks.
  • Maintaining correct storage for all raw materials including organic and all allergen products by segregation to prevent any cross contamination.
  • Manage/maintain strict stock rotation, ensure all stock is correctly located, stored and recorded within the appropriate racking.
  • Complete inspection of vehicles prior to use. Maintaining forklift trucks in good condition, with appropriate daily maintenance checks.
  • Control inspection of all raw materials and packaging before release to production.
  • Segregation into quarantine areas for non-conforming materials as directed by Technical Dept.

What if I don’t have all of the above experience?

An ideal candidate for this Warehouse Operative Role will possess a valid forklift license and the ability to work in a physically demanding role.

Transferable skills:

  • Transferable Sectors are
  • Warehouse
  • Production line
  • Industrial
  • Construction

I like it, tell me more!

The successful candidate for this Warehouse Operative role should be able to Follow instruction, speak basic English and be comfortable working in a hot, fast paced environment.

What do you want from me?

To be considered for this Warehouse Operative role, you will need the following experience

  • You will understand the necessity for strict compliance to health and safety rules and standards as well as
  • the need to follow company quality standards and uphold good house keeping within the department.
  • Work as a team member, showing flexibility, adaptability.
  • Demonstrate problem solving skills
  • Your own transport is highly beneficial otherwise it is a short walk from the train station.

YES, I'm definitely interested. Tell me what I need to do next!

If you are interested in applying for this Warehouse Operative role, please click "Apply Now" or contact one of the Simpson Dean Team on 01303 760 805

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