Warehouse Assistant Job Description

Role: Warehouse Assistant
Location: London

Job Type: Full-time; Permanent

The Role

Are you ambitious, hardworking, energetic and reliable? We want you! We are currently recruiting for a warehouse assistant for our store.

As a Warehouse Assistant you will be responsible for the maintenance of warehouse layout and standards – ensuring that the warehouse is clean, safe and tidy at all times, assisting in the intake and processing of large deliveries and stock movements, managing faulty items and warehouse associated paperwork and documentation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Unload, load, sort and accurately record deliveries
  • Pick and pack to customer specifications
  • Breakdown, allocate and load outbound deliveries
  • Checking the quality, quantity and condition of pallets
  • Assist as required within all operational work areas
  • Support stock counts and movements
  • Keep the warehouse safe, clean and tidy
  • Adhere to company procedures and policies

Person specification:

  • Experience in manual handling
  • To be a great team player
  • Good knowledge of safe working practices
  • Hold a Forklift Licence (desirable/essential)

Desirable skills / expertise:

  • Positive ‘can do’ and hardworking approach to work
  • Appetite for supporting colleagues
  • A common-sense approach to problem-solving
  • Computer literate and able to switch from computer to computer
  • Prioritise and manage tasks in a pressurised environment
  • Comfortable working to strict deadlines
  • Good communication skills
  • Physically fit to meet the demands of a warehouse environment