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Warehouse Operative

Job Description

A collective energy and ambition. A place where you can make a real difference.

We’re a company that genuinely cares about our people, our products, our consumers and the environment.

Our unique, informal culture champions courage, determination and collaboration. Knowing we have an open and supportive team means each of us has the freedom to take responsibility and ownership. We have a shared passion to work hard, innovate and push boundaries.

United by the belief that when we strive for growth, anything is possible. While we might not be the largest company in our industry, we believe we can have the biggest impact because: Together We Have the Power to Win.

We are recruiting for a Warehouse Operative on a permanent basis to support our Logistics Department based at our Warehouse in Folkestone, Kent.

Our Warehouse provides components to our factory in Folkestone, Kent, and our operatives are responsible for ensuring the correct handling and storage of both incoming and outgoing goods.

Regular duties include:

• Receiving supplier component deliveries, ensuring correctness of deliveries against the delivery documents, ensuring that there are no discrepancies in quantity and quality.

• Handling and locating stock accurately, ensuring no damages during handling.

• Dispatching components in a timely and correct manner, following safe handling & loading procedures.

• Ensuring that the issue of components is in line with the correct stock and batch rotation practice.

• Stock taking within the component warehouse.

Education and experience required:

• Valid forklift license – Counterbalance and VNA.

• Experience of working in a Warehouse environment.

• Good communication skills.

• Ability to follow instructions and SOPs with an organized and methodical approach.

• Computer literate with experience of SAP an advantage.

You will be required to work a shift pattern of 12 hours, on a 4 day on, 4 days off shift pattern. The shift start times are staggered and cover from 5am through to 8pm.

In return we offer a competitive package, including 23 shifts annual leave with the opportunity to purchase up to an additional 3 shifts of leave, a competitive pension matched up to 9%, discretionary annual bonus and membership of a health cash plan.

How to apply:

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please visit our careers website and apply directly for the role. 

Due to the number of responses we receive to our advertisements, we are unable to respond individually to each application. If you do not hear from us within 14 days you may assume you have not been selected this time. You are welcome to apply for any future vacancies that you feel you are suitable for.

Previous applicants need not apply.

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