Warehouse Operatives - Summer temporary jobs

£8.00 - £8.50 per hour
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are very pleased to advertise our requirement for two Warehouse Operatives to support the logistics function of a prestigious manufacturing engineering firm in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire for the busy summer period.

The job

We are looking for two Warehouse Operatives to join an already busy department to support the team in their efforts to deliver an exceptional service to their customers over the busy summer period.

The hours:

Applicants should be available for an immediate start and must also be available to work both of the following shifts, which may vary according to the demands of the business throughout July and August.

Week 1: 07:00 - 15:45 Monday to Thursday, 07:00 - 12:45 Friday

Week 2: 08:45 - 17:00 Monday to Friday

Duties will include (not exclusively):

* packing items for dispatch;
* picking items to order and updating changes to stock levels (using electronic hand held terminal/scanner);
* completing related paperwork;
* checking containers for correct contents and reporting errors;
* acting as a general helping hand to support other warehouse operatives;
* fetching and carrying items and to carry out any associated tasks as required to support the logistics function to include being responsible for playing your part in keeping the warehouse clean, tidy and safe.

Skills/experience required:

* a strong level of literacy and numeracy (counting out items, checking part numbers, completing some basic paperwork);

Other requirements:

Due to the nature of the role, applicants must be able to provide an accurate work/activity history for the previous five years without gaps of more than 28 days which can be supported with references (this can include periods of unemployment as long as this can be verified with educational references or from the Job Centre).

To apply:

We look forward to hearing from you! Managing these vacancies: Tom Andrews.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Business.