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Swanstaff are looking for experienced Warehouse Operatives to join our long established client based in Halstead.
The ideal candidate will have previous experience in stores or a warehouse environment as well as hold a current FLT licence. This position could lead to a full time, permanent position. Full support and training will be given with opportunity for career progression in the future.

Job title: Warehouse Operative
Rate of pay: £9.56 per hour
The role of a Stores/Warehouse Operative:

  • Provide support to the Section Leader as and when required.
  • Completing the work required for the shift and assisting in shift change overs. Working overtime as requested for company needs.
  • Have a general knowledge of what is required from each position and procedural aware.
  • Willing to learn
  • Participating in all work positions within your area.
  • To make sure all tasks and jobs completed and tasks are completed by the end of the shift. All deliveries in/out are communicated to the section leader/ Shift Manager.
  • To ensure that machinery/ fork lift truck vehicles are maintained correctly and any damage reported to the section leader/ Shift Manager.
  • To ensure that the work area is fully clear and ready to start the next shift.
  • Adhere to safety regulations.
  • Assisting in the maintaining of GMP practices.
  • Food Safety Aware
  • To make sure the quality of product is at its highest standards at all times.
  • Adhere to all QA/Technical policy's and procedures.
  • Ensure that your working area is kept clean and clear at all times.
  • Data entry
  • Pallet Wrapping
  • Stacking pallets
  • Managing stock, stock movement and stock takes
  • Loading lorries
  • Completing paperwork and filing
  • Transporting pallets between warehouses and production areas
  • Communicating with drivers and departments

The requirements of a Warehouse Operative:

  • Must have a full driving license and counterbalance and reach truck license.
  • 5 years experience of Forklift Operating
  • Computer literate
  • Excellent numeracy skills
  • Physically fit
  • Excellent communication skills- written and verbal
  • Must have attention to detail
  • Must be able to work as a team, and upon own initiative.

Normal working hours are from 07:30am-16:30pm, Monday-Friday.
Benefits of working for Swanstaff:

  • Regular work, Monday to Sunday.
  • Weekly pay by BACS every Friday.
  • Holiday pay.
  • Reward/bonus schemes.
  • Potential for permanent employment
  • Dedicated consultant available to you every day of the week.

If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please send your updated CV to colchester@swanstaff.co.uk or call on 01206 570688 for more information!
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Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.