Materials Handler

The Personnel People
£25000 - £29000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our Norwich based Client currently has a vacancy for a Materials Generalist within their Logistics Department.

The role of Materials Generalist involves a wide range of tasks that include:

• The loading and offloading of Chemical road tankers containing both raw materials and finished products
• Fork truck distribution of finished products and raw materials to/from production plants and storage areas
• Packing, pallet loading and final preparation of finished products ready for shipment
• Cleaning duties (sometimes in confined spaces) including removal of solids from vessels, general vessel cleaning, drain cleaning and pressure washing.
• Preparation, drumming and appropriate disposal of chemical waste materials including reprocessing to improve quality prior to disposal.
• Liaison and teamwork with other team members to achieve the schedule of work.

The work schedule is extremely demanding offering both significant physical and mental challenges. Preference will be given to applicants who are able to demonstrate the following skills:

• Relevant experience in a similar process industry
• A thorough understanding of Health and Safety practices
• A methodical and organised approach to work with the ability to work on own initiative
• ADR licence holder
• Forklift truck driving skills
• GCSE C grade or equivalent in both Mathematics and English.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate a flexible approach to work as they will be required to work a flexible day shift system and be committed to achieving high work standards.

Relevant training will be provided for the successful candidate.

Additional Information

39hrs per week, Monday to Friday between the hours of 06:00 and 18:00. Start & finish times will vary depending on departmental needs.

• Basic Salary of £ 25,003.19 + Shift premium £4326.36pa

Plus excellent package which includes:

• Flex-Time

• 25 days Annual Leave

• Group Personal Pension Scheme

• Child Care Vouchers

• Life Assurance

• Non contractual bonus

• Free Car Parking Facilities

• Private Medical Cover

• Cycle to Work Scheme

• Access to on-site Medical Centre & Health provision

Closing date for vacancy is 6th August 2017