Warehouse Operative

£18000 per annum
04 Oct 2016
01 Nov 2016
Jamie Westcott
Contract Type
Full Time
Warehouse Operatives - Days 08:30 - 17:00 

Salary £18,000 pa

The Company 

Due to continued growth and expansion, a successful food import and distribution business, established for over 20 years, are seeking to appoint Warehouse Operatives to undertake a range of duties at their modern Warehouse. 

The Role

Working in tandem with the warehouse team, the Operatives appointed will assist in ensuring customer orders are picked correctly in an effective manner. The Warehouse Operatives will pack and load orders accurately and in a timely manner to ensure customer Service Level Agreement are met. There will be responsibility for site cleanliness, H&S, stock control, stock rotation, recording of any stock damage / losses, cleaning schedules, replenishments & the safe operation of Manuel Handling Equipment. 

A key focus of this role will be quality and attention to detail and the Operatives must have the ability to highlight any issues surrounding pick rates, pick volumes and stock discrepancies. Performance will be measured on key performance indicators (KPI`s) such as; customer pick rates, accuracy against orders and OTIF. The Warehouse Operatives must have the ability to work under pressure and be able to act on instructions given by their Line Managers.   

The Person 

Applicants are expected to have Warehouse experience gained from within a Food Distribution, Food Warehouse or Food Storage environment, although candidates with relevant experience gained from other FMCG sectors will also be considered. You must also possess excellent communication, organisation and team working skills, and should, ideally, have a good understanding of Food Safety and Food Hygiene. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established business which is continuing to grow. 

All applicants must be in possession of a valid FLT License. 

This role is commutable from: West London, Walton on Thames, Berkshire, Southall, Windsor, Ottershaw, Sunningdale, Slough, Denham and Sunbury.