Warehouse Operative

Heron Foods
East Riding of Yorkshire
11 Mar 2018
19 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Warehouse Operative

Heron Foods are a family owned food retailer based in the East Riding of Yorkshire dedicated to bringing their customers the very best value in frozen chilled and grocery products. There first store opened in Hull in 1979 and they now operate from 235 stores, trading throughout the North of England and the Midlands.

Position: Warehouse Operative (13:30-22:00)
Location: Melton - E Yorkshire
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 40 hours per week
Shift: 13:30-22:00, 30 minute break and a 15 minute paid break
Salary: £8.45 per hour


Heron Foods are now seeking full time Warehouse Operatives to pick stock orders ready to be distributed to regional stores in an efficient and effective manner within the Freezer, chilled or dry store. We are offering 40 hours per week (13:30-22:00), 30 minute break and a 15 minute paid break. Please note, this position will include working 2 full weekends out of 3. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY.


- Pick orders and load cages ready for store deliveries in an accurate and efficient manner, this could be based in the Freezer section, chiller or the dry store.
- You could be potentially working in conditions of -25 in the Freezer section, for this will have the correct PPE to work in this climate
- Manage your time effectively in order to achieve the pick figure targets and job standards set out by Warehouse Supervisor/Manager.
- Maintain high levels of Health and Safety standards.
- Keep work area clean and tidy.
- Comply with and observe Company rules, policies and procedures at all times and reporting any witnessed breach.
- Demonstrating Company values & commitment towards upholding the Heron’s professional image.
- Complying with all Health & Safety responsibilities in line with Company policies and procedures.
- Upholding employee and organisational confidentiality in line with Data Protection Act and other contractual obligations.

- No Experience Necessary for this role.

- Previous warehouse experience
- Experience of using "voice pick system"
- Manual handling experience
- Ability to work to KPI targets
- Work on own initiative and as part of a team

You may have experience of the following: Order Picker, Warehouse Operative, Goods Out, Retail Assistant, Order Packer, Warehouse Assistant, Distribution Centre Operative etc

This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age for this role

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