MM Flowers Ltd

MM Operative

Chatteris, Cambridgeshire
04 Nov 2016
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

MM Operative

Location: Chatteris

Hours of Work:    35 hours per week, 5 days out of 7 includes weekend working

Purpose of the role:-

To be responsible for the movement of dry and live raw materials across intake, production and despatch. To be multi-skilled in all disciplines of the operational areas and support the various functions where the business requires.

Warehouse Responsibilities

  • Abide by the Company requirements with regards to safety, quality and ensure legality of products are adhered to.
  • Act accordingly with Health & Safety policy and ensure a safe working environment. 
  • Follow procedures for Warehouse protocols and abide by company policies at all times
  • Manage drivers on site and their paperwork.
  • Assist in preparation of the stores for on-site efficiency.
  • Conduct administrative task with the Enterprise Resource Planning (“ERP”) System or paperwork when required.
  • Ensure that pallet trucks are maintained and checked every day in accordance with related SOP’s.
  • Ensure that stock products have a label with correct amount on the pallet, and correct consignment; all pallets taken in to and out of the stores are scanned in to the correct location.
  • Ensure that pallets moved in and out of the warehouse or elsewhere on site are stacked and strapped in a safe and risk free manner.
  • Assist with trailer plans, intake and despatch paperwork as and when required. 
  • Demonstrate an understanding and deliver Key Performance Indicators (“KPI’s”)


Intake Dry and Live Goods Responsibilities

  • Checking and inputting deliveries with the incoming stock. Checking the quality of incoming stock.
  • Waste management - ensuring all damaged stock is counted, stored, reported to Manager to enable appropriate management.
  • Carry out stock count of raw materials on a regular basis as requested by Line Manager and amend Rubicon system accordingly.
  • Supporting the production team with picking and delivering to lines.
  • Unload and confirm arrival quantities against expected consignment reports and liaise with Quality Control and supply chain teams.
  • Ensure products are scanned and located correctly to the stores using the Warehouse Management System (“WMS”).
  • Ensuring all products are scanned to works orders and returned products are accurately recorded and labelled with the correct number of boxes and stem counts.
  • Scan all returning products to their correct locations.
  • To pick stock based on age and ratio and pick conditioning when required

Essential Skills/Experience:-

  • Experience within Fresh Produce / Food Production / FMCG environment.
  • Hold a valid (refreshed) Counterbalance Forklift or reach truck licence (advantageous not essential)
  • Good standard of education, specifically in English and Maths.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate and build relationships with internal and external personnel.
  • Team player able to focus on departmental goals whilst respecting the needs of others.
  • Excellent organisation and delegation skills.
  • Ability to prioritise and manage multiple tasks with potentially conflicting requirements.
  • Accustomed to working with and meeting time critical deadlines
  • Good working knowledge of Word, Excel software applications.
  • Demonstrate an eagerness in personal development.