Warehouse Operative - Alcester

Ref: 147 Date Posted: Friday 11 Jun 2021
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Warehouse Operative • Alcester • Salary between £19-21,000 DOE  • Temp to Perm

As Warehouse Operative you are pivotal to the efficiency of the company’s supply chain. Your role will be varied and will include supporting the shipping and receiving of goods, managing stock and recording damaged or missing items. The role involves a substantial amount of manual handling including bending, stretching, stooping, stepping, reaching, and lifting. 

As a Warehouse Operative, your main responsibilities will be;

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Receive deliveries of goods and supplies.
  •  Check for damaged or missing items, escalating for resolution where necessary. 
  • Store goods in appropriate conditions and maintain access in accordance with First Expiry first out rules.
  • Move stock around by hand, or using lifting gear provided.
  • Prepare and pack goods from stock ready for shipment in line with despatch documentation and company work instructions.
  • Load goods, and on occasion deliver goods UK wide as and where required.
  •  Ensure records of stock are kept up to date.
  • Ensure all paperwork is correctly processed and kept up to date.
  • Ensure all QMS processes are adhered to, completing training updates when required and following relevant OP’s and WI’s for your role. 
  • Following safety protocols, especially when moving large packages and using heavy equipment.
  • Deputise for the Logistics Coordinator when required 

The Successful Applicant

To be considered for our Warehouse Operative;

  • Minimum 2 years previous experience actively working in a Warehouse Operative role ideally within a regulated industry.
  • The role will involve manual handling, so annual training must be undertaken, the individual must be capable of repeatedly lifting up to 20kg & moving fully loaded pallets with mechanical assistance.
  • Medical device or Pharmaceutical experience preferred.
  • Previous experience using ERP systems would be an Advantage.
  • The ability to work under pressure and to deadlines.
  • An extremely high level of attention to detail.
  • Microsoft Excel Skills
  • The capacity to show initiative

What's On Offer for our Warehouse Operative role?

  • A salary between £19-21,000  DOE
  • 23 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Pension contribution
  • Free Parking
  • Days Monday-Friday 08.30-17.00