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
£8.50 Per Hour
We are currently recruiting for a warehouse operative to work for one of our clients based in King's Lynn, Norfolk. This role will involve working within a busy warehouse, order and picking products ready for dispatch. Candidates will be required to work at a fast but accurate pace to keep up with strict deadlines. Candidates will be order picking the products of a pick sheet, meaning numeracy and literacy skill are required. You will be working within a busy warehouse team. Working hours are Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:00 This position can involve lifting products of up to 20kg's + so can be quite manual. You will be required to keep busy loading the vehicles. Moving products to the correct areas within the warehouse. Putting the returned stock into the correct sections using hand held scanners and loading pallets with stock. Benefits: Accrued Holidays Pension Scheme Good Hours Good pay Working for Well Established company Potential contract in place Sparkedan interest? Apply online today and a member of our King's Lynn team will be in touch.
Warehouse Operative (4 on/4 off, nights)
£24449 Per Annum
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 branch away from dead-end warehouse roles, or if you are seeking a role that allows you to branch away from day-time shifts then I need to hear from you today! I am currently supporting a freight-forwarding business in recruiting dedicated and self-motivated Warehouse Operatives who can offer their expertise in the airfreight and exports sector! As my perfect candidate, you will have experience in pallet-building duties, working within a highly-secure environment within the airfreight sector and hold a valid counterbalance or reach truck licence - candidates with a 10/12 tonne forklift licence are highly-desired! This is a 4 on/4 off, night shift pattern (19.00 - 7.00), meaning that you only work for half of the year! Immediate starts are available so get in touch if you are looking for a new challenging before Christmas! Job Title: Warehouse Operative - Air Freight/Exports (4 on/4 off, night shift) Location: Slough Salary: £24,499 per annum The Role of a Warehouse Operative: Deal with inbound and outbound goods within strict deadlines 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 Pallet-building duties Offer full support within a highly-secure warehouse environment Requirements of a Warehouse Operative: Experience in a Warehouse Operative role or similar is essential Experience of working within an airfreight/exports environment is essential Pallet-building skills are highly-desired Forklift Licence (counterbalance or reach truck) 10/12 tonne forklift licence is highly-desired Able to commit to a 4 on/4 off, night shift pattern is essential Due to location, driving licence and own transport is preferred 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
The role of a Production Operative: You will be an instrumental part of a team to ensure all steps along the production line are followed through to completion, this role is in a meat factory and you will be predominantly packing meat products. You will be required to work within company Health and Safety policy and within food production Shifts are 12 hours 06:00-18:00, 4 on 4 off. PPE will be provided You will receive full training in the form of a two hour induction to ensure you're confident and competent in your role Are you right for this role? Ideally you will have previous experience in a similar role Must have a good level of verbal English due to Health and Safety reasons Car drivers are preferred due to location as public transport options are limited Benefits: Weekly pay Flexible working hours Opportunity for ongoing work Refer a friend scheme offering cash bonus Ambassador scheme Swanstaff office support How to apply? If you think you're the right fit for this role then apply online today and a member of our Peterborough team will be in touch.
£7.70 - 8.21 Per Hour
Are you looking for a flexible job to fit your busy lifestyle? We are looking for Recycling Operatives to join our team based in Aylesbury. We have shifts Monday - Sunday, 09:00 - 16:00 and you choose when you would like to work. The Role of a Recycling Operative: Assisting the public with their enquiries Directing individuals to the correct recycling points Loading/unloading refuse from cars Requirements of a Recycling Operative: Proactive, hardworking attitude Drivers preferable - more shifts are available at other sites! No previous experience is necessary Benefits: 24/7 support from a dedicated Swanstaff Consultant Refer a friend scheme - earn cash rewards! Flexible shifts to suit you 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!
£8.21 Per Hour
Are you looking to earn some extra cash for Christmas? Or are you looking to gain more experience in the Industrial sector? Take a look at this role we have available in the Chesham area! Job Title: Recycling operative Location: Chesham Rate of Pay: £8.21 per hour The Role of a Recycling Operative: Assisting the public with their needs Directing individuals to the correct areas Loading/ unloading refuse form the customers cars Requirements of a Recycling Operative: Safety boots. Own transport would be beneficial. Strong work ethic. Benefits of working for Swanstaff: Weekly pay. Ongoing regular work. Refer a Friend scheme. Swanstaff ambassador scheme. Temp of the Month scheme. 24/7 support from our consultants. 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 Tyler 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.