Warehouse Operative Job Description

Role: Warehouse Operative
Location: London

Job Type: Full-time; Permanent

The Role

We are currently looking to recruit a Warehouse Operative to ensure that the receiving, storage, picking and loading of stock is efficient and timely managed.

As Warehouse Operative, you will be required to assist with deliveries, unloading and loading of vehicles at the branch. We are looking for someone who will maintain a clean and safe working environment and who will be an asset to the day to day goings within the branch.

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