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
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.
Warehouse Despatch Assistants
£8.21 Per Hour
Due to our continued good service to our established client based in Orpington we are looking for more despatch staff who could work either on days or nights on an ongoing basis! Hours of work will be either 06.00am-15.30 or 19.30-6.00am. Both of these shifts will include weekends on a rota basis. Duties will involve picking, stacking and manually handing products in a fast paced warehouse environment. Full training and induction will be provided. Don't miss out - Contact Tracey or Dan today on 01322 614900 at our Swanley Branch. 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.
Conveyor Line Operative
£9.85 Per Hour
Swanstaff Waltham Cross are looking for experienced Warehouse Operatives to join our client working on the Conveyor Line department. Our client supplies fresh fruit and vegetables all over the UK to wholesaler and catering customers. Your working hours will be Sunday to Friday 2pm to Midnight. Job Description: You will be required to pick fresh produce into the cases along the Conveyor Line You must work efficiently and accurately to ensure that all cases are packed smoothly You will be required to ensure that the warehouse is clean and tidy upon finishing your shift Requirements: You must be able to work the above working hours You need to have worked within a warehouse recently for at least 1 year You must be able to work efficiently and accurately For more information please contact Jade on 01992 641987 to book your slot for registration!
£8.21 Per Hour
Swanstaff Waltham Cross are looking for an experienced Cleaner to join ourclient based in the Waltham Abbey area. This is a temporary to permanent role for someone who is able to commit to full time permanent within a local distribution company. Duties: General house keeping duties in the warehouse General house keeping duties in the office General house keeping duties in the canteen area Requirements: Minimum one year experience in cleaning Good verbal and written English Interested in this position? Please apply online and someone will be in touch regarding your application. Alternatively you can contact our Waltham Cross office on 01992 641987 for further information on this role.
£10.18 Per Hour
Swanstaff Waltham Cross are looking for experienced Warehouse Pickers to join our client working night shifts based within 5 minutes of Waltham Cross Train Station. This is a great opportunity for someone to jump on the progression ladder within a warehouse! The hours will be 6pm to 3am with a 1 hour lunch break on an hourly rate of £10.18. Paid 40 hours per week 5 days of 7, with shift rota 4 weeks in advance 4 weeks temp to perm Up to £7800 in bonuses on top of your annual salary Small team with supervisor mentoring You mustlive locally to Waltham Cross Train Station or have your own method of transport. For more information please contact Jade on 01992 641987!