The SmartList Southampton, Southampton, UK
LOCATION: Southampton JOB TITLE: Warehouse Operative WORKING HOURS: Full Time- Monday - Friday 42.5 hours per week SALARY: £16,796 per annum plus Up to 1,250 per annum depending on company performance BENEFITS: 28 days holiday (including bank holidays), increasing by one day a year up to a maximum of 33 days with an option of buying up to 5 days extra per year Company sick pay - 5 days per rolling 12 months Save as you Earn Sharesave Scheme Enhanced Maternity and Paternity pay (dependant on length of service) Comprehensive Learning and Development offer- YELP (your E-Learning Portal) Personal Pension Plan. HSF Health Care pay monthly plan Uniform is provided including safety boots Our client is the UK's largest supplier of personal protection equipment, janitorial, cleaning and hygiene products. They are a FTSE 100 company which successfully operates in 26 countries throughout the world and are always on the lookout for exceptional sales talent to join their already successful teams across the UK. We are currently recruiting for a Warehouse Operative to join the existing team based in Southampton. The purpose of the position is to place goods into storage, picking stock and consolidating orders. Assist in the loading of vehicles, job to be performed in a manner which enables the Company to provide best possible service to its customers and maximise environment, health and safety performance. Key Responsibilities to include:- Receive goods and check into the warehouse accurately Pick goods accurately and build pallets in a way that protects Place goods correctly into storage bays. Ensure that stock is stored to allow safe storage, lifting and lowering Use all equipment provided in accordance with safe working practices Ensure the warehouse and yard are kept clean and tidy at all times, that spillages are promptly cleared and waste minimised Discharge duties in a safe manner in accordance with relevant legislation and Bunzl EHS policies Report hazards immediately The successful candidate will demonstrate a high degree of attention to detail, thoroughness and a methodical approach to work. You will work effectively within a team with the ability to share information and resources with others as required. It is essential you have excellent communication skills with customers, peers and managers alike. Key Experience/ Characteristics preferred for the role:- Previous experience in a Warehouse operative position Forklift licence would be an advantage Excellent communication and interpersonal skills Enthusiastic and highly driven individual Ability to work under pressure and meet (and exceed) targets Does this sound like you? If the answer is yes hit the apply button now…. You will then be sent an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.