Warehouse Operative

  • Location

    Wellington

  • Sector:

    Warehousing

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    £10 - £11 per hour

  • Contact:

    Samantha Beale

  • Contact email:

    sbeale@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01823 334799

  • Job ref:

    SB-131

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-14

  • Startdate:

    2022-05-25

  • Consultant:

    Samantha Beale

At the heart of this wonderful, family run company is the Warehouse Operative team, who play a vital role receiving imported products from all over the world, checking their quality and then dispatching them onto our wide variety of customers both within the UK & Internationally. 

As a Warehouse Operative you will be responsible for the safe loading/ unloading of vehicles, manual handling within goods in, picking, packing and dispatch. The position will also involve liaising with customer service & sales department and some occasional local driving duties.

This fantastic, small and friendly team are located in the heart of the South West at Wellington, Somerset. Based just 5 minutes off the M5 Wellington Junction they are easily commutable from Taunton, Tiverton, Hemyock, Watchet, Cullompton and any of the surrounding villages.

In addition to good numeracy & literacy skills, you will ideally have a counterbalance/reach forklift truck license and food hygiene qualification. If not, don’t worry, as full training in these areas can be provided. Along with working in the warehouse, the role also involves assisting in the export of products worldwide, completing relevant quality and export paperwork and ensuring high levels of quality are always maintained.

Reporting to the Warehouse Manager, the ideal Warehouse Operative will be a great team player, hardworking and have previous experience of working in a similar environment.

Previous experience working as a; Warehouse Operative, Fork Lift Driver, Warehouse Supervisor, Order Picker, Dispatch Operative, Loader or Warehouse Assistant would all be highly beneficial in this position.

Full time 37 hours a week (8.30am – 4.30pm Monday to Friday)

Rate of pay starts at £10.00 per hour but will increase after completion of successful probation period.

Additional benefits include free on site parking, kitchen area with tea and coffee, progression and development opportunities, discounted staff products, flexible start and finish times and working within a fantastic, friendly team.

For more information about this position please give us a call today!