Warehouse Operative

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  • Sector:

    Engineering Construction

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  • Salary:

    £19000 - £20000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Company Bonus, Subsidised Leisure

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lane

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  • Contact phone:

    01392 423 301

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Sarah Lane

Warehouse Operative

The Opportunity:
Working within a lovely company with a well run, efficient Warehouse in Honiton.  You will be picking and packing of goods, occasionally requiring heavy lifting.  It is essential that you can operate a computerised stock control system, and are happy to deal with customers over the phone. 
Job Responsibilities:
  • Receiving daily work sheets and picking and packing a variety of small and large items onto pallets and into vans for delivery to site.
  • Pre-assembling components into assemblies.
  • Working in a team of Warehouse Operatives with a Supervisor and Depot Manager, requiring good team working skills.
  • Moving pre-assembled work into the appropriate picking area.
  • Pack & check consignments when required/rota.
  • Answering customer queries and working with the company’s office based staff to ensure that the packed goods are ready for despatch and right first time.
  • Receiving and unloading deliveries and allocating into stores as appropriate.
  • Ensure customer returns are processed within 3 days of receipt.
  • Ensure vendor returns are actioned.
  • Help erect the show stand (nationally) when required, up to 16 times a year.
  • General warehouse housekeeping- help promote the 5’s; sort, set in order, shine, standardise & sustain.
Preferred Skills:
  • Experienced in Warehouse picking and packing
  • IT literate with experience of CRM systems / computerised stock control systems
  • Good telephone manner and happy speaking to customers over the phone
Associated Benefits:
Individual Performance Related Bonus up to 2% of salary
Up to 3% matched pension contributions
23 days holiday (rising to 28 with tenure) plus bank holidays
10% membership discount for LED leisure
Working Hours:
8.30-5 Monday to Friday 40 hour week