Job Reference: NE16311201
Salary: £8.05 per hour
Contract Type: Permanent, Full time
Job title: WAREHOUSE “GOODS IN” OPERATIVE
Based at: Gateshead Depot
Responsible to: Warehouse Shift Supervisor
Key Relationship with: Delivery Drivers, Supplier Drivers
Job purpose summary: Ambient and frozen order picking and vehicle loading/unloading in a fast paced FMCG environment, ensuring achievement of accuracy targets whilst maintaining compliance to Health and Safety at Work standards.
Key Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Accurate picking, packing and vehicle loading of retail food orders.
Unloading, accurate checking and storage of inbound frozen and ambient food product.
Care and use of various items of manual handling equipment (FLT and Ride-On pallet trucks)
Active engagement in the development of company procedures, working practices and continuous improvement and open feedback on Health and Safety issues.
Ensure vehicle maximum payloads are not exceeded and that loads are secure.
Ensure work areas are kept tidy and secure.
Ability to work as part of a team and to understand and follow instruction.
Ability to plan and organise own workload.
Understanding of WMS and Pick and Pack technologies and ability to continuously improve own knowledge base and skills.
Awareness of Health and Safety regulations relating to warehouse operations (Manual Handling,Risk Assessments, Accident Investigation and Near Misses).
Good communication skills and a “can do” attitude.
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office products Excel and Word.
Work experience in relevant industry (e.g Food Retail, Chilled and Ambient Distribution, Express Distribution and Warehousing.)
Reach or Counterbalance Forklift licence and experience.
Must be willing to work additional hours which will include night work and occasional weekend working.
- To comply with all Company policies and procedures and deliver within the standards of all certification bodies ie: ISO 9001 Quality, ISO 14001 Environmental & BRC (where applicable).
Additional Benefits & Requirements
- 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
- Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)
- Overtime Available
- Weekend Work
Please submit a CV to email@example.com if you would like to apply for this position.