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
Swanstaff Recruitment is a Recruitment Agency in Waltham Cross providing Healthcare Jobs, Driving Jobs and Industrial Jobs in Waltham Cross. We recruit for temporary and permanent roles within these sectors and also have some office and commercial roles available.
Waltham Cross is a suburban former village and now a town in the south of the Borough of Broxbourne in Hertfordshire 12 miles (20 km) north by north-east of Charing Cross in central London. It is in the metropolitan area of London, the Greater London Urban Area. The town is known for having one of three surviving medieval Eleanor Crosses (out of 12 originals) in the town centre. The small town is close to the larger towns of Cheshunt, Enfield and Waltham Abbey.
Two local overground train stations provide connectivity to central London links to Liverpool Street, Seven Sisters, Stratford and Victoria, the town sits in Zone 7 for fares.
Night Outbound Loaders
£10.21 Per Hour
Swanstaff are currently recruiting for multiple Warehouse Operatives who can work night shifts doing Outbound Loading. Job title: Night Outbound Loaders Location: Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire Rate of pay: £10.21 per hour Hours: 8pm - 5am The role of an Outbound Loader: This vacancy is an entry level vacancy that would suit a candidate that has passed experience of loading vehicles. This will be a physically challenging shift and the applicant must be able to handle manual labour. The requirements of an Outbound Leader: Can do nights. Used to heavy Warehouse work. Has worked in a chilled Warehouse. Must have 2 x proof of address, National Insurance number, ID (passport or id card). The benefits of working for Swanstaff: Weekly pay. 24/7 support from our consultants. Refer a Friend scheme. Swanstaff 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 the team on 01992 641987 for more information!
£10.93 - 11.33 Per Hour
Are you an experienced and dedicated Forklift Driver? We are looking for a reliable individual to join our client in the Waltham Cross area. Could it be you? Job title: Forklift Driver Location: Waltham Cross Rate of pay: £10.93 - £11.33 per hour Our client based within a 5-minute walk of Waltham Cross Train Station is looking for experienced forklift truck drivers to join their vibrant and proactive team on a temp to perm basis. This role is based within a chilled warehouse as our client provides fresh produce to nationwide businesses, restaurants and hotels etc. We have a variety of shifts available including days, mid and night shifts. The rate of pay is as follows: Days - £10.93 per hour Mid Shift - £11.12 per hour Night Shift - £11.33 per hour Daily Duties of a Forklift Driver: Loading / unloading trailers. Transporting goods (on pallets) around their warehouse. Ensuring pallets are not damaged. Working inside the warehouse and outside in the yard. Materials Handling. Working closely with the production team. Requirements of a Forklift Driver: You must hold a valid license/certificate for Counterbalance and Reach. You must have 12 months experience for a forklift truck driver. You must be able to commit to working full time. Benefits of working for our client and Swanstaff: Permanent placement at the end of temporary assignment. Stability of a full time role leading up to Christmas. Your own consultant to contact at any time from initial registration through to permanent placement. Amazing team work atmosphere. Holiday pay. Candidate of the month scheme. Refer a friend scheme. Free daily fruit to eat. We would love to have you working for Swanstaff, so if you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please send your updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org and call Jade on 01992 641987 for more information!
Night Shift Picker
£10.18 Per Hour
Are you looking for work over the Christmas season? We are currently looking for Picking Operatives who can work night shifts in the Waltham Cross area. Job title: Night Picker Location: Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire Rate of pay: £10.18 per hour Hours: 8pm - 5pm The role of a Night Picker: This vacancy is an entry level vacancy that would suit a candidate that has pass experience of Picking and Packing in a Chilled Warehouse. This will be a challenging shift and the applicant must be able to handle chilled warehouse and picking of fruit and veg. The requirements of a Night Picker: Can do nights. Used to picking in a chilled warehouse. Has worked in a chilled warehouse. Must have 2 x proof of address, national insurance number, ID (passport or id card). The benefits of working for Swanstaff: Weekly pay. 24/7 Support from our consultants. Refer a Friend scheme. Swanstaff 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 Franco on 01992 641987 for more information!