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
Long known as Britain's Gateway to Europe, with over 70,000 registered businesses, Kent offers a great place to find work - with an unemployment rate of 2.4% - lower than the national average.
The county of Kent has a population of over 155 Million people, with towns including Dartford, Swanley, Maidstone, Sevenoaks, Ashford and Folkestone all having great transport links to London and the coast.
The county has a lot to offer it's residents and visitors, with miles of open countryside, quaint coastal towns and lifestyle destinations such as Bluewater Shopping Centre. You don't get a much better way to relax in your downtime than sitting in a Kentish pub garden with the sun shining down on you, enjoying the fresh countryside air that the garden of England offers.
Warehouse Operative (late shift)
£20287 Per Annum + overtime
Warehouse Operatives! As temperatures continue to drop, allow me to heat up your job prospects with a hot new role that I have available! If you are looking to enhance your salary with an unlimited amount of overtime (paid at an enhanced rate!), whilst being trained in forklift operation and working across a shift pattern that promotes a healthy work/life balance then I need to hear from you today! I am currently seeking self-motivated, dedicated and professional Warehouse Operatives who are eager to continue building their skillset and career in a brand new role. As my perfect candidate, you will have experience in warehouse duties, preferably with forklift operation experience - no licence? No problem! My client are offering in-house training for keen learners! Along with a great basic salary, my client are offering unlimited career progression with genuine development opportunities. The working hours are Sunday - Thursday, 13.00 - 22.00 meaning that you have your mornings, Fridays and Saturdays to yourself! Job Title: Warehouse Operative (late shift) Location: Dartford Salary: £20,287per annum (plus overtime at enhanced rate) The Role: Deal with inbound and outbound goods within strict deadlines Work alongside Quality Control team to ensure excellent quality of produce Operate forklifts in a safe and efficient manner Ensure a safe and healthy working environment by maintaining warehouse cleanliness Comply with health and safety regulations at all times Complete picking/packing and loading/unloading duties Act as part of a team to ensure all duties are covered Undertake overtime when required Requirements: Experience in a Warehouse Operative role or similar is essential Experience of working in a temperature-control environment is desirable Forklift Licence is desirable Flexible approach to overtime requirements Strong communication skills are essential Able to commit to a Sunday - Thursday, late shift If you are looking for the next step in your career and want to head towards Christmas with a brand new role, then get in touch with Emily in our Head Office. These roles will be filled quickly so get in touch today if you don't want to miss out! 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 employment company
Call Centre Operative
£8.78 Per Hour
Are you an experienced Call Centre Operative? Or are you a Customer Service Wizz looking to branch out into a new role? We are currently recruiting for Call Centre Operatives for our prestigious client in the Ashford area! Note: This is a short-term temporary role Job Title: Call Centre Operative Location: Ashford Rate of Pay: £8.78 per hour The Responsibilities of a Call Centre Operative: Making outbound calls to businesses and customers. Confidently asking a short list of questions regarding service. Noting all responses and logging them on to an in-house database. The requirements of a Call Centre Operative: Strong communication - both written and verbal. Confident on the phone. IT literate - data entry skills are a must. Benefits of working with Swanstaff: Weekly pay - money in your bank every Friday! 24/7 support from a dedicated Consultant. 28 days annual leave. 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 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.