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Salary: £10.90 - 12.25 per hour

Location: Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Job Type: Temporary

Date Listed: 27 Apr 2021

Reference: 4867

Warehouse Operative / FLT Driver
Leamington Spa
Temporary Ongoing

Our client is a leading international premium consumer brands group which manufactures and distributes some of the best known and loved kitchen appliances and interior furnishings in the world.

Continuing to build on their expansive customer base across the globe, our client is currently recruiting for a Warehouse Operative / FLT Driver.

The Role:
You will be responsible for working closely with the existing team to deliver efficient, safe, and accurate handling of stock, whilst delivering high quality service to all customers.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Undertaking receipt and checking of incoming stock in line with company goods in processes, ensuring all are labelled appropriately and the product is correctly located
  • Picking customer orders as per operating processes, undertaking all necessary controls, and ensuring available for dispatch
  • Dispatching orders in line with correct processes, paying particular attention to detail to ensure accurate picking and dispatch
  • Assisting with stock takes and any regular spot stock takes as required
  • Undertaking forklift truck duties as required, ensuring daily safety checks are conducted thoroughly and company warehouse guidelines observed
  • Undertaking physical tasks such as manually unloading containers from overseas suppliers
  • Ensuring all stock is stored, handled, and transported securely and health and safety guidelines are completed
  • Providing a professional, courteous, and efficient service to all delivery drivers and customers
  • Working with colleagues to ensure the workplace environment is maintained to a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness, and complies with company and legislative standards at all times
  • Ensuring all company safety and quality processes are followed and all relevant legislation complied with, raising concerns, and reporting any incidents or suggestions to your line manager
  • Performing any other duties that may fit into the remit of this role as and when required

The ideal candidate:

  • Be qualified to competently operate Counterbalance and Reach forklift truck.
  • Hold valid Counterbalance and Reach licences.
  • Bendi experience and licence would be advantageous.
  • Possess a good standard of numeracy and literacy.
  • Have a good understanding of, and commitment to, safe working practices
  • Have good communication skills and a customer focus
  • Have previous warehouse experience
  • Possess a good level of IT competence
  • Posses your own pair of safety boots

Hours - 39 hrs per week + possible overtime

Day shift:

Monday - Thursday 7:00am - 4:00pm and Friday 7.00:am - 12:00am


2 shifts, rotating fortnightly;

  • Earlies – Monday – Friday – 6am - 2pm
  • Lates – Monday – Friday – 2pm - 10pm

Pay rates (per hour):

  • Days - £10.90 after 4 weeks goes up to £11.90
  • Early and Late shifts - £12.25 after 4 weeks goes up to £13.25