Your Role as a Warehouse Operative
Warehouse operatives deal with goods and products that come into the warehouse or a stockroom. Daily tasks would include, checking for damaged or missing items, moving stock around by hand or using forklift truck, picking and packing orders and keeping the paperwork up to date. A multi-skilled and adaptable warehouse operative will be Physically and mentally adept in providing excellent working practice within the warehouse environment. Some Warehouse operatives will also hold Fork Lift Truck (FLT) licenses in order to assist with the movement of goods in the warehouse or loading onto trucks.
Daily Duties of a Warehouse Operative
- 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
Skills and Experience for Warehouse Operative 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, so being a warehouse operative can be a great first-step onto the career ladder. There are no required qualifications for most Warehouse operative roles, although having a FLT License is desirable. These are some of the key skills and personal attributes we look for in a Warehouse Operative:
- 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
£8.72 - 10 Per Hour
Job title:Warehouse Assistant Location:Colchester Rate of pay:£8.72p.h - £10.00 dependant on time of shift The role of a Warehouse Assistant: Moving goods around the warehouse Wrapping goods ready for dispatch Picking from various areas of the warehouse Logging stock on a hand held PDA system Maintaining a clean and safe working environment Liaising and reporting back to the warehouse manager Flexibility and willing to adapt to role as required Standard working hours (weekly Rotating): Monday – Friday 6-2pm or 2pm to 10pm Saturday – Sunday Various shift times TBA Due to this role being based in a warehouse, you will need your own pair of steel toe-capped boots. You will be provided with a High-Vis. 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 get in touch with Karen from our Colchester team! 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.
£9 Per Hour
Swanstaff Recruitment are urgently looking for two warehouse assistants to pick and pack for a warehouse in Dartford with an immediate start. Job title:Warehouse Assistant Location:Dartford, Kent Rate of pay:£9.00 per hour The role of a Warehouse Assistant You will be expected to hit the ground running as it’s a busy time for the business and so Previous experience in a warehouse picking and packing as well as food production is a must. The manager is looking for someone that has a good eye for detail as part of the job role includes weighing items and happy to work in a small but very productive team. Heavy lifting is not required. The requirements of a Warehouse Assistant: The hours of work will be 09.00am-17.00pm daily, Monday to Friday. This is a temp to perm role and so if expectations are met a permanent contact will be offered. Benefits of working for Swanstaff: Temp of the Month scheme Weekly pay (every Friday)! Swanstaff Ambassador scheme A dedicated Swanstaff consultant available even on out of office times! Competitive pay rates If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in touch with Lacey from our Swanley team! 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.
£9 Per Hour
Are you an experienced order picker that is looking for an immediate start in a local warehouse? If yes, we might be able to help! Job title:Warehouse Picker Location:West Kingsdown Rate of pay:£9.00 per hour The role of a Warehouse Picker: Our client is an online retailer that is exceedingly busy due to Covid 19 and they expect their orders to ramp up during the run up to Christmas. We are looking for an experienced order picker that can pick items correctly to a tight schedule. The items are not heavy but do need to be picked and packed correctly. You will join a small team in a friendly warehouse and the work will probably last until Christmas at least! The hours are currently 07.00-14.00 Monday to Wednesday and 14.00-20.00 Thursday and Friday as they are operating a 2 shift system due to coronavirus. The normal shift times are 08.00-17.00 so these times might change in the future. The requirements of a Warehouse Picker: Due to the location you MUST have your own transport! The benefits of working for Swanstaff: Temp of the Month scheme Weekly pay (every Friday)! Swanstaff Ambassador scheme A dedicated Swanstaff consultant available even on out of office times! Competitive pay rates If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in touch with Lacey from our Swanley team! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.
£8.72 Per Hour
Swanstaff Recruitment is currently looking to recruit Maintenance Operatives for a client based in Sittingbourne. Job Title: Maintenance Operative Location: Sittingbourne, Kent Rate of Pay: £8.72 per hour The Role of a Maintenance Operative: Your duties will include but not be limited to: cleaning of the site, ensuring the machines are dust free so they continue to operate smoothly, and segregating paper waste. Requirements of a Maintenance Operative: You will need to hold a valid CSCS card, be available Monday – Friday 7.30am-5pm as well as hold experience within a maintenance operative role. Benefits of working for Swanstaff: 24/7 on call service with our consultants Weekly pay Accrued holiday Temp of the Month scheme Swanstaff Ambassador scheme If you’re interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in touch with Kirstie from our National Temps team! 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.
£8.72 Per Hour
Swanstaff Colchester needs you now, more than ever! We are recruiting for experienced Hygiene Operatives to join our highly respected client based in the Halstead area. The ideal candidates are the #HiddenHeros and we need lots more of them – NOW! You will have previous experience in working in a commercial cleaning environment. Job title: Hygiene Operative Location:Halstead Rate of pay:£8.72 p.h. Hours of work:Day: 3pm-10pm The role of a Hygiene Operative: You will be responsible for ensuring your designated area is kept clean, tidy and sanitised at all times. You are very much, the key to keeping production safe and clean at all times – whilst taking into account, safe distancing measures to comply with Government safety standards. Full training will be given. Ensure due diligence, care and attention. Report and record incomplete tasks and duties. Ensure effective segregation and correct disposal of waste and recyclable material. Communicate any food safety, pest, environmental or health and safety issues with management. Ensure you work in a safe manner for yourself and others. Ensure your key piece’s of equipment and available for operation in a safe and hygienic manner. Ensure constant availability of cleaning chemicals/materials at all times. Ensure the safe preparation, handling of cleaning chemicals. Requirements of a Hygiene Operative: We are looking for people who have the right values, team spirited, are committed and reliable – people who truly want to make a difference… You must have a good level of basic spoken English and be able to carry out/follow instructions Physically fit – this role is quite demanding. You will be on your feet, moving around, stretching and at times, lifting up to a maximum of 25Kg Understanding of Hygiene/Cleaning and safety procedures Due to the location – ideally you will have your own transport. But why join our team? We couldn’t achieve what we do without our amazing teams. We believe in our people and want to ensure you feel appreciated and supported at every step of your journey with us. For this reason, we offer an excellent range of benefits as listed below. Competitive pay rates FREE training 24 hour support Flexible hours To Apply If you are interested in this role, please apply direct online now or alternatively, please get in touch with Karen from our Colchester branch! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES