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Warehouse Operative

Warehouse Operative
Ref: 4442 Date Posted: Monday 09 Sep 2019
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Kelburn Recruitment are currently recruiting for a company based in Newcastle upon Tyne .We are looking for an additional Warehouse Operative to join our clients dynamic team on temporary basis. (2-3 months)


The key job responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring all warehouse instructions are carried out in a timely and accurate manner
  • Loading and unloading delivery vehicles
  • Picking orders using a hand-held scanner and ensuring they are packed and labelled correctly before shipment
  • Keeping a careful record of the stock on the WMS so that it can be located quickly
  • Checking for damaged or missing items and sorting stock for storage in the warehouse
  • General 5S responsibilities to ensure warehouse is kept clean and tidy
  • Displaying the proper attitude and behaviour, job knowledge and effective communication to build good working relationships
  • Responsible for ensuring safety in the workplace by the establishment of safe working practices

Skills Required:

  • Previous experience working in a similar role is essential
  • Valid Reach Fork Lift driving licence would be a great advantage
  • Previous experience with bar-code systems and hand-held scanners
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to build good working relationships
  • Pro-active, self-motivated and knows when to ask for guidance
  • Good team player

The role is a full-time temporary opportunity and involves working 37.5 hrs per week Monday to Friday. Flexible working schedules and overtime are available as well.