Warehouse Operative

Location : Milton Keynes
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £20,000 - £22,360
Reference : 2085

We're recruiting for a Warehouse Operative on a Permanent basis in Milton Keynes.

​Location: Milton Keynes

35 hour week - early finish on a Friday!

Rotating shifts - Shifts: Mon – Thurs Early 05.45am – 13:45pm Late 14:15pm – 10:15pm Friday Early 05:45am – 11:45am Late 12:15pm – 18:15pm

About the Role

Order picking and stock replenishment in the warehouse and dispatch areas to ensure that customer deadlines and company regulations for stock control are adhered to; and using mechanical handling equipment and automatic warehouse equipment, as required.

Key Tasks

·         Using SAP generated information to accurately and carefully pick, pack and load materials for delivery and check/report any damage.


·         Safe storage of materials, recording information on SAP, and reporting any discrepancies.


·         Handling machinery according to training and completing the safety check sheets, reporting any issues.


·         Using correct lifting equipment at all times and operating the overhead cranes, correcting any minor faults (following relevant training).


·         Operating forklift trucks (counterbalance, reach, four-way and aisle), ensuring all checks are carried out prior to use.


·         Safely loading/unloading supplier/customer vehicles, in teams or, on occasion, under own direction.


·         Inspect, record and store incoming materials (using hand-scanner/PC) and complete documentation and SAP information.


·         Ensure housekeeping is to the highest standard.


·         Stock checks.


·        Flexible in approach to: working in all trained areas of the warehouse; working hours and the ‘banked hours’ scheme; and working in a team environment.

Essential Skills

  • Proven warehouse experience

  • The ability to work in a team environment and share work appropriately, with an excellent attitude to peers and management alike

  • Flexible approach to working hours and to working in all areas of the warehouse

  • Heavy lifting

  • Ability to work to strict deadlines and under pressure

Overtime paid at £18.42 per hour.

What's in it for you?

  • 25 days holiday

  • Uplifted pension contributions.

  • Private Medical Insurance (from 6 months)

  • Retail Vouchers

  • Buying and selling leave

If you are interested in this role, please call Ruth on 01908 616184, or click Apply Now below.