Warehouse Operative

Recruiter
MERIDIAN BUSINESS SUPPORT
Location
Oswestry
Salary
£17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently seeking a well established warehouse operative to join one of our prestigious clients based in Oswestry, not only we are looking for experience we are looking for a can do attitude! Some one whom is a team player!



* Order Picking - Picking product according company processes. Maintaining high levels of accuracy and performance



* Order Packing - Packing orders into boxes according to company processes, maintaining high levels of accuracy and performance as well as achieving demanding sales and performance targets set by the business. This involves repeatedly lifting up to 25kg



* Stock Replenishment - replenishing stock as and when required, using a bespoke WMS, working under strict time restraints.









* Goods in - you will have to unload deliveries following all SSOW's in place, check and put away deliveries according to company procedures using WMS and Manual systems.



* Stock take - Partaking in monthly stock takes counting stock and communicating in electronic and paper form



* MHE operation - you will be operating Very Narrow aisle, Reach and counter balance forklifts as well as manual and electric pallet trucks and picking trolleys.



* Health and Safety - You will take reasonable care of your own health and safety and that of your team members. You will adhere to all written SSOW, risk assessments and safety procedures in place according to BSI OHSAS 18001:2007. You will wear PPE provided at all times.



* Environmental - Working with team colleagues to maintain high standards in workplace environment. You will work to maintain the high levels of housekeeping and presentation, and adhere to 5s implementation procedures in place. You will be expected to conform with all procedures in place relating to ISO 14001:2004



* Communication - you will be expected to liaise with other departments, customers and suppliers via telephone, email or face to face.



* Other duties - you will be expected to carry out other duties as and when there is a business need.





Knowledge, experience and skills required

Essential.

* Possesses a good standard of numeracy, literacy and IT competent.
* Good understanding of, and commitment to safe working practices.
* Previous warehouse experience.



Desired.

* Experience in operating VNA, Counter Balance and Reach fork lift
* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
* VNA, Counter Balance and Reach Truck licence refreshed within the last 3 years
* Health and safety certification
* Good communication skills, customer focused and commercially minded.


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