Warehouse Operative

Location : Milton Keynes
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £12.28 - £18.42 per hour
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

Additional/Desirable Skills

  • Knowledge of SAP

  • Forklift license

  • Conversant with health and safety legislation

  • First aid and/or health and safety training

  • Crane experience

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