Your Role in the Warehouse
Roles within a warehouse vary and could include Product/Material Handler, Shipping and Receiving assistant, Warehouse Clerk, Forklift Driver, Loader, General Labourer, Stock Controller or Shipping Specialist. You can progress your career within the warehouse to Team Leader, Health and Safety Executive, Operations Manager, Logistics Manager or Warehouse Manager roles.
Daily Duties in the Warehouse
- Prepare and complete orders
- Process warehouse stock products
- Perform inventory controls and quality checks
- Keep a clean and safe working environment
- Abide by Manual Handling and Health and Safety guidelines/regulation
- Complete diary logs
- Report any discrepancies
- Communicate and cooperate with supervisors and coworkers
- Operate and maintain warehouse equipment
- Assist with vehicle loading
- Supervising staff and Activities within the Warehouse
- Assigning timesheets and Rotas to warehouse staff
- Training new employees
- Overseeing and being responsible for Health and Safety standards
- Management of stock and ensuring space for incoming goods
- Reviewing and adapting warehouse operations where required
- Risk Assessments
Skills and Experience for Warehouse Jobs
For many of our temporary roles at Swanstaff we do ask that you have some warehouse experience, as you may work at multiple clients and will need to go in with some knowledge, however, we do also have roles for those with no experience, these roles can be a great first-step onto the career ladder and you can progress within a company if you have the drive to do so. These are some of the key skills and personal attributes we look for in Warehouse workers
- Methodical by nature
- Keen eye for detail
- Confident Communicator
- Able to use hand held devices
- Able to read and complete paperwork
- Team Player
- Strong work ethic
- Problem Solver
- Understanding of Health and Safety procedures
- Good organisation and Time management skills
- The ability to assess Risks in real-time
Swanley is a town based in North West Kent and sits close to the London Borough of Bexley and neighbouring areas of Dartford and Sevenoaks. Due to its proximity right next to the M25 and M20 motorways and being within easy reach of both London and the Coast, the area is popular with the freight and logistics industry.
The Town Centre is currently awaiting a regeneration project which will create 303 new homes and 4,318 square metres of commercial and retail space, Sevenoaks Council has also recently announced plans for a £17m investment for a new leisure centre in the town.
£8.21 Per Day
So... you're looking for a new role, right? Swanstaff Recruitment are looking for experienced, reliable Warehouse Operatives on behalf of our client based in Swanley. Job Title: Warehouse Operative Location: Swanley Rate of Pay: £7.83-8.50 The Role of a Warehouse Operative: Loading and unloading delivery vehicles, by hand or with a forklift truck. Checking for damaged or missing items and then sorting stock for storage in the warehouse. Taking goods to the appropriate storage space - perhaps using loading and lifting gear for heavy goods, like washing machines. Keeping a careful record of the stock on the warehouse management system, so that it can be located quickly. Picking orders using a hand-held scanner from the storage space and bringing them for packing, or to the loading bay for transportation. Organising transfers and loading goods on to delivery vehicles. Cleaning and maintaining the warehouse will also be part of the daily routine. With heavy equipment in operation warehouses can be dangerous places, so followingworkplace health and safety ruleswill be essential. Requirements of a Warehouse Operative: 6 months experience. A team player. Flexible and reliable. Benefits: Flexible working hours Free in-house training Weekly pay 'Temp of the month' & other recognition awards Sound interesting? Of course it does! Send us an updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or alternatively give us a call in branch on 01553 601222 for more information on this role! Looking for a tool to help you with your job search? Download the Swanstaff APP now for all our latest vacancies, career advice and more! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.
£8.21 Per Hour
Are you looking to start a career and gain some experience for a reputable local company? We are looking for hard-working individuals for a client in Swanley. No experience is necessary! Job Title: Yardman Location: Swanley Rate of Pay: £8.21 p/h The Role of a Yardman: General maintenance of the site and warehouse - ensuring Health & Safety regulations are adhered to. Meeting and greeting any visitors, pointing them in the right direction. Requirements of a Yardman: Good level of fitness - this is a physical role. Strong work ethic. Reliable and positive attitude. Benefits: You will be paid every Friday. 28 days annual leave. No weekend work. Refer a Friend Scheme. Ambassador Scheme. Temp of the Month Scheme. If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please send your updated CV to email@example.com and call Chloe on 01322 474655 for more information! Looking for a tool to help you with your job search? Download the Swanstaff APP now for all our latest vacancies, career advice and more! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.