Warehouse Operative/Driver - Stratford upon Avon

Ref: 669 Date Posted: Tuesday 11 Jun 2024

Warehouse Operative/Driver • Stratford upon Avon • Full time • Permanent • £25,300 per annum

Are you loooking to work for a company who value their staff? Working in a closeknit supportive environment you will be working in a small team in a warehouse environment supporting the Warehouse Manager with duties such as stock control, picking and packing etc.

Based nr Stratford upon Avon, our client are a small, independently owned business. The role will be varied and will involve a combination of driving and warehouse duties to support the operations efficiently.

Day to day duties and responsibilities for the Warehouse Operative/Driver role

  • Supporting the warehouse manager with general warehouse duties
  • Picking and packing
  • Stock control
  • Maintain cleanliness and organisation in the warehouse adhering to health and safety standards
  • Delivering equipment to our customers, nationwide.
  • Equipment will range from small items to heavyweight items.

What you'll need to succeed in our Warehouse Operative/Driver

  • Previous warehouse experience is a must
  • Current Reach FLT licence or previous experience (requalification will be supported)
  • Previous experience of an integrated warehouse management system is desirable to book goods in and out. 
  • Valid UK driving license with a clean driving record.
  • Previous experience of driving a light goods vehicle, similar to a box Luton van.
  • Conducting routine vehicle checks.
  • Flexibility with regard to working hours and start and finish times is a must.  The role requires the ability to start at 5.30am for early drop offs in London and, on occasion, late finishes.  Time off in lieu is given during quieter times. 
  • Loading and unloading the van.
  • Sometimes required to assist with installations. 
  • Good physical fitness and stamina to perform manual handling tasks.
  • You will regularly meet our customers so excellent communication and interpersonal abilities are key as a company representative.
  • Ideally a good knowledge of UK road networks and geography.

What you'll get in return for our Warehouse Operative/Driver

  • A salary package of £25,300 per annum
  • 39 hours per week
  • 25 days' holiday plus bank holidays
  • Cash Plan providing cash back for every day medical expenses
  • Time off in lieu when doing early starts

Arden Personnel is a local independent recruitment agency based in Alcester, Warwickshire. We recruit for companies based in Alcester, Evesham, Bidford-on-Avon, Stratford-upon-Avon, Henley-in-Arden, Leamington Spa, Redditch, Bromsgrove, and Studley.

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