Warehouse Operative

Job description

Proactive Personnel are currently recruiting for a Warehouse Operative on a permanent basis for a client based in Burton-on-Trent. My client is an international manufacturer of colouring powders and liquids with factories all over the world.

Purpose:

With the direction of the Supervisor, efficiently carries out all activities, necessary to ensure that:

  • Plant is operated at the maximum efficiency, lowest costs, to the required Quality, Safety & Environmental standards and that Customer’s requirements are met
  • Products are dispatched in compliance with customers’ requirements
  • Plant and surrounds are maintained in conditions appropriate to a Food Processing facility

Main Responsibilities:

  • Uphold clients Mission Statement, Quality Policy, Values and Beliefs
  • Receive goods into the plant as per the good’s inwards procedure
  • Despatch goods out of the plant as per the good’s outwards procedure
  • Maintain excellent hygiene standards within the warehouse and in the yard area.
  • Ensure stock rotation within the warehouse.
  • Maintain labelling standards of goods within the warehouse
  • Deal with waste collections as per the waste management system.
  • Deal with empty packaging and pallet collections
  • Using FLT’s and Pallet trucks to load and unload goods.
  • Pallets are made up as per the customer’s orders.
  • Products are despatched onto the correct vehicle.
  • Conduct any multiple purpose tasks as may be required by the Site Manager
  • Accept deliveries ensuring all food safety, quality and legality is maintained.
  • Liaising with the buyer to ensure all packaging etc are ordered in good time
  • Completion of general site tasks such as Safety Audits
  • Any other tasks which are deemed appropriate for the fulfilment of requirements of this role.
  • When you are fully competent at all warehouse tasks you will then be trained in our production departments

Skill Requirements:

  • High flexibility to deal with multiple tasks and/or changing tasks
  • Computer literate
  • 4 GCSE’s or equivalent Grade C or above. (Requirement for a C or above in Maths)
  • Become familiar with any new technology introduced.
  • FLT experience preferred but not essential.

Physical Demands:

  • Involves indoor and outdoor work
  • Manual handling of empty pallets
  • On feet all day

Benefits:

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • £20,000 – £21,000pa
  • Health insurance
  • Income Protection
  • Private health care
  • Dental
  • Bonus
  • Costco card

Monday – Thursday 08:00-16:30, Friday 08:00-16:00

If you feel like this is a position suited to yourself please apply or call Antony on 0161 661 8000.

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Application ends on March 4, 2023

Overview

  • Location Burton-on-Trent
  • Job category Warehousing
  • Salary £21000
  • Job type Full Time, Permanent
  • Consultant Details Antony Brown
    0161 661 8000
Job ID: 13779 Application ends on March 4, 2023

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