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
Enfield is ideally situated close to transport infrastructure which provides easy access to markets in London, the UK and Europe. Enfield's proximity to the M25 provides road access to every major city and business centre in the UK. There are five international airports, serving every major world destination, all within one hour by car. The borough is home to over 12,300 businesses providing almost 132,000 jobs.
Enfield is home to 20 industrial estates which provide jobs within some of the UK's flagship food manufacturers including Coca-cola Enterprises, Arla Foods, Greggs and Warburtons. Other key sectors providing employment in the area include Health and Social Work, Administration and Support Services and Education.
With over 6,000 acres of green space, including parks, golf courses and farms, Enfield is a unique London location. It has a rural feel, yet still offers all the advantages of a borough in the capital.
£8.21 Per Hour
Swanstaff Waltham Cross are currently looking for enthusiastic and experienced warehouse operatives to join our client in the Crews Hill area!Our client are a flower distributor whom supply all flowers, plants and sundries that are imported from all over the world. Job title: Warehouse Operative Location: Enfield Rate of pay: £8.21 per hour The role of a Warehouse Operative: Working hours will be Monday to Friday 6am to 2.30pm (or finish) Unpacking and replenishing of stock Heavy lifting of pots and other sundries items Assisting with the stock take from the weeks before and after The requirements of a Warehouse Operative: You MUST hold a valid full UK driving license due to the location of this role OR reside in Crews Hill otherwise we cannot process your application At least 1 years' minimum warehouse experience Be able to undertake heavy lifting of pots and sundries Have literacy and numeracy skills due to the accuracy needed for stock take If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please send your updated CV to email@example.com and call Jade on 01992 641987 for more information!
Warehouse Stock Administrator
£20000 - 23000 Per Annum
Are you an experienced Stock Administrator with Warehouse background? Do you have at least 2 years' experience in Warehouse Administration? We are looking for people just like you! Swanstaff Waltham Cross is looking for an experienced Warehouse Stock Administrator to join a busy Cash and Carry wholesaler based in the EN3 area of Brimsdown, Enfield. Our client is looking for someone to join their incredible team full time, working Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm. Job title: Warehouse Stock Administrator Location: Enfield Rate of pay: £20,000 - 23,000 per annum The role of a Warehouse Stock Administrator: You will be manually stock taking and inputting the information onto the warehouse's internal systems. You will also be responsible for the monitoring of stock levels and ordering of stock once it gets low When required, you may also be asked to assist with general warehouse duties. You will be liaising with current UK based suppliers in regards to rates of products and negotiating better deals. Requirements of a Warehouse Stock Administrator: You must have at least 2 years minimum experience of warehouse administration and stock controlling. You must be able to help out within the warehouse when required which may include heavy lifting. 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!
£20000 - 25000 Per Annum
Swanstaff are recruiting for a Junior Buyer to join the team with one of our clients' whom provide housewares to customers over the UK and internationally. Our client is looking for someone who can take on different duties and within this role and strive within their progression opportunities. Job title: Junior Buyer Location: Enfield Rate of pay: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum The role of a Junior Buyer: Working on the kitchen department products Liaising with UK based suppliers Monitoring stock levels manually Ordering of stock General warehouse duties Hours are 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday - 42.5 hours per week Requirements of a Junior Buyer: Great work ethic Experience with Microsoft Office Previous Warehouse Administration experience Are you interested in this role? Apply online today or alternatively send your updated CV to email@example.com or call Jade on 01992 641987 for more information!