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
£8.21 Per Hour
Swanstaff Waltham Cross is looking for an experienced Warehouse Operative to join our client's busy team. You will be working for a housewares wholesaler within a 10-minute walk away from both Brimsdown and Enfield Lock train station. Their items are supplied both internationally via their website and also from the warehouse itself with trade customers that provide to their own individual businesses. This is a 12 week temporary to permanent role with your working hours being Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm. Job title: Warehouse Operative Location: Enfield Rate of pay: £8.21 per hour The role of a Warehouse Operative: Moving stock around the warehouse within different departments Stacking pallets neatly Stacking warehouse shelves with products Maintaining health and safety within the warehouse Maintaining a tidy area within your department Requirements of Warehouse Operative: You must have 6 months minimum experience within a warehouse role You must be fit and healthy as there will be heavy lifting involved on a daily basis You must be able to fully commit to an ongoing role Benefits of working with Swanstaff: Temp of the Month scheme. Refer a Friend scheme. Swanstaff Ambassador Scheme. Weekly pay Fun and Supportive office team Daily vacancies emailed to you. For more information on this role please contact Jade Bilsland on 01992 641987 or send your CV directly to email@example.com
Pre-Pack Warehouse Operative
£9.77 Per Hour
Swanstaff Waltham Cross is looking for Warehouse Operatives to join the Pre-Pack department for our client also based in the Waltham Cross area. You will be working in a cold but friendly environment where there is room for progression into further roles within the warehouse. This role is 4 weeks temporary with Swanstaff before you gain your permanent contract with the client. Your working hours will initially be 9am to 6pm Monday to Friday and there is a further 2 options for shift patterns after this. Job Description: Based in the pre-pack department your role will vary, you will be using different machinery to package a variety of fresh fruit and vegetables. The team manager will inform you of how to use each machine during your first week! Fresh fruit and vegetables every day Perm contract after 4 weeks Support from a consultant at Swanstaff and a team manager from our client Requirements: You must have one years minimum work experience within a warehouse Ideally you would of worked within a cold warehouse previously however this is not essential You must be able to commit to a full time permanent role For more information please contact Jade on 01992 641987 or apply online with your CV.
£8.21 - 8.41 Per Hour
Are you looking to expand your Industrial career? We are looking for reliable and enthusiastic Warehouse Assistants to work for our client based in Colchester! Job title:Warehouse Assistant Location:Colchester Rate of pay:£8.21 - £8.41 per hour 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 Standard working hours (weekly Rotating): 06:00 - 14:00 14:00 - 22:00 Due to this role being based in a warehouse, you will need your own pair of steel toe-capped boots. Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary Salary: £8.21 to £8.41 /hour 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 Lucy on 01206 570688 for more information!
£7.70 - 8.21 Per Hour
Swanstaff are looking for recycling operatives to work for one of our most respected clients and based in various sites in Suffolk. Should you be successful, you will be dealing with the public in assisting them load their refuge into appropriate recycling bins and pointing them in the right direction with any queries they may have. Customer service skills are paramount along with initiative and a professional and polite manner. This is a temporary position with the possibility of a permanent contract dependant on your attitude towards the role. You will need to be available Monday to Sunday and be flexible in the days you work. - Weekends WILL be included. Due to the different locations, your own car/transport would be required. Standard working hours: Monday to Sunday - 08:15 - 17:30 *Late opening on a Thursday *depending on the time of year* Hourly Pay: £7.70 - £8.21 *depending on age* If this role is of interest, please do not hesitate to apply below. Alternatively you can contact usdirect on (01206) 570688. 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.
Evening Call Operative
£8.78 Per Hour
Are you seeking work during the evenings to fit around other commitments? Perhaps you've finished sixth form or college seeking a new role? If you are seeking work from next week to work in the evenings please keep reading! We are seeking confident, enthusiastic individuals to work for our client based in Ashford who conduct market research to feedback on improvement of services to their clients. Duties include: Making outbound calls to consumers Following a script of questions to gather feedback on a specific service consumers have received Inputting data onto the database Working hours are Monday to Friday 4pm - 9pm. More hours may be offered to the right candidate also. This is a temporary contract, however regular assignments are available. Requirements: Excellent telephone manner Confident in picking up the phone and speaking to new people Basic admin skills Ideally previous experience in a similar environment Benefits: Weekly pay whilst working through the agency Comfortable, casual working environment Kitchen facilities accessible including free tea, coffee and water Immediate start Job Title: Evening Call Operative Location: Ashford Rate of Pay: £8.78 per hour If you believe you obtain the suitable skills and experience for this role, please apply today! 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.