STORES OPERATIVE

Recruiter
Manpower
Location
Gloucestershire
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Stores Operative to join the team at our prestigious client in Barnwood, Gloucester - a global leader in the production of foods and household and personal care products. Payrate - £15.70 per hour Job type - Temporary ongoing - for the right candidate there may be an opportunity for this role to go permanent ABOUT THE ROLE We are currently recruiting for an STORES OPERATIVE (Auto-P Operative) to work 24/7 on 12 hr shift pattern, within our clients Palletising and Cold Store area of the business. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES As an Auto-P Operator you will be responsible for helping to deliver production outputs and: 1.Act safely and protect yourself and others 2.Operate all equipment in the department 3.Follow all Quality procedures 4.Complete basic maintenance activities and repairs 5.Clean all equipment in the department & general area 6.Ensure that housekeeping standards are maintained on shift 7.Use department IT systems 8.Load/Unload lorries 9.Internal movement of pallets using FLT ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE, SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS The Auto-P Operator is required to Operate, Maintain, Improve and Repair equipment according to training endorsement, and will support the delivery of operational KPIs. Supported by the core skills to work within an autonomous team, the Auto-P Operator will diligently follow the established standards of production delivery and drive continuous improvement. Safety, quality and eco-efficiency will be the hallmarks of the Auto-P Operator, which will complement an improved ability to analyse, problem solve and coach others. Ideally, you will have previous operating experience in a food factory environment, but we'll still offer you plenty of on-the-job training, and many opportunities to get involved in safety, quality and continuous improvement activity. You will bring with you, a willingness to learn and a positive 'can-do' attitude. You will be a confident and clear communicator with a strong team ethic. You should be confident to work with numbers and data and have GCSE Math's and English or equivalent. Key Characteristics The key characteristics of an Auto-P Operator at Gloucester are: *Flexibility to adapt to new situations and ways of working *A Problem Solver who can identify and find solutions. *Strong Communication Skills and the ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner *Quality Conscious committed to achieving and maintaining high standards *Ability to learn quickly and apply new techniques and procedures *Team player, ability to work well with others in a cold store environment