JOB TITLE: Warehouse Operative

Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Warrington
Job Reference : 11130SM Job Category : Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
Employment Type : Contract Posted : 11/11/2014
Salary & Benefits : £9 - £10 per hour
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Warehouse Operative Paying £9ph to £10ph 40hours a week 7am-4pm Based in Birchwood Warrington Rolling Contract with a years work available, excellent potential for more.

Job Description

Warehouse Operative
Paying £9ph to £10ph through umbrella.
40hours a week 7am-4pm
Based in Birchwood Warrington
Rolling Contract with a years work available, excellent potential for more.

The Role
The Warehouse Operative will be responsible for;

Goods In:
*Loading and unloading goods from delivery vans or lorries
*Checking that the correct quantity and type of goods have been received
*Recording any damaged, missing or faulty goods
*Signing the delivery form, once satisfied that the goods are complete
*Moving the goods to the correct area in the warehouse, either manually or using mechanical handling equipment
*Labelling goods

Storage & Stock Control:
*Allocating storage space to goods
*Relocating and re-stacking goods to make space for a new delivery
*Keeping records (often computerised) of goods, their location and quantity
*Re-ordering if stock levels fall too low

Goods Out:
*Picking goods that have been ordered
*Keeping records of goods which have been picked
*Preparing despatch notes and labels
*Moving and stacking goods ready for delivery, either by hand or using machinery

General Responsibilities:
*Compliance with security procedures and health & safety
*Maintaining the warehouse in a tidy state and clearing away packing material and debris
*Using computerised systems, barcode scanners and other technology to record goods movement

Additional Duties:
*Liaising with manufacturers, distributors and customers
*Arranging carriage or actually delivering goods to the customer or outlet
*Quality control of goods in and/or goods out
*Maintenance of stable conditions or temperatures (e.g. for perishable food items, chemicals or drugs)

The Candidate
The ideal Warehouse Operative will have previous experience within a Warehouse Environment.
Will hold a FLT license
Be a good team player
High attention to detail
Be efficient and hard working
Excellent Verbal and Communication skills
Proficient in Administrative work

The Company
The Warehouse Operative will have the chance to work for a technology leader in the world's fastest growing markets including automotive and aerospace to broadband communications, consumer, energy and industrial.

The Package
Paying £9ph to £10ph. This is a long term rolling contract and has a years worth of work to be completed. There is an excellent opportunity once within the company to secure a longer period of work and even a full time position. Working hours are 40hrs Mon-Fri 7.00am- 4.00pm.

Job Keywords

Warehouse Operative, Goods In, Storage, Stock Control, Goods Out, Despatching, Packing, manufacturing, FLT, Delivery, Loading, Warrington, Admin, Operative

Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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