Warehouse Operative

Recruiter
Whistl
Location
Bolton
Salary
£7.60/hour See Job Spec
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Has anyone ever told you that you are outstanding at what you do?

Are you interested in a Warehouse role that is both challenging and rewarding?

We are looking for a fearless and talented individual like you who can join our mission to be the best that the industry has to offer.

We want you to bring your unique set of skills and experience to a special place where you can reach your true potential.

Is this you?

Because it looks like you. That is if you are the intelligent hard working one with lots of ideas, that we have been looking for.

We currently have an exciting opportunity to join our Operations team in our Bolton Depot as a Warehouse Operative. Working alongside the Operations team you will ensure that all warehousing activities you are asked to carry out are completed to a high degree of competency. You will work as part of a team as well individually to complete all reasonable requests made by the line supervisors and managers.

You will adhere to the Health & Safety, Mail Integrity and Company policy whilst conducting your work and must be prepared to apply for a standard disclosure prior to employment. You will also be required to wear company uniform and will be issued with an ID badge.

Please note your hours of work will be dependent on a shift and based on the requirements to meet customer demand. Any 5 out of 7 days can be a working day.

Key Responsibilities:

* Attendance and participation in team meetings, and communication within the warehouse team
* Ensuring a calm, competent, safe, tidy and professional work space environment
* To work in conjunction with Warehouse Supervisor to record and report on Key Performance Indicators as per company specification to agreed deadlines
* Ensuring that Customers Mail/ and/or parcels, is sorted and assembled correctly to the company guidelines
* Ensuring that goods are received and stored to set company guidelines
* Ensuring that all Health and Safety, Security and Policy is followed
* To know, understand and be able to help implement all functions within the warehouse
* Complete all reasonable management requests
* Act in a professional and courteous manner when dealing with both internal and external customers
* Adhere to work schedule issued

Additonal Salary Info: Company Pension Scheme, Childcare Vouchers

Warehouse Operative | Warehouse Assistant | Warehouse | Mail | Parcel | Sorting | Customer Service | Manual Handling | Health and Safety | FLT

Essential Requirements:

* Communication skills
* Able to work to tight deadlines
* Be physically able to complete work
* Customer service orientated
* Be well presented and able to maintain a high standard
* Enjoy working as a team as well as alone
* Available to work flexible hours as required
* Dedicated & Motivated
* Fluent in English
* Numerate & Literate

Desirable Requirements:

* Knowledge of Sortation principles
* Health and Safety Training
* Hold an FLT licence

About Our Company:

Whistl is the second largest postal provider in the UK with an exciting range of mail, parcels and Door drop media products and services, both in the UK and internationally. Each year we collect, sort, send and transport up to 4 billion items of mail and parcels for businesses, as well as handling, planning and managing millions of Door drop items