Warehouse Operative-Full time

Recruiter
Location
Northampton
Salary
£9 - £10 per hour
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Closes
28 Sep 2017
Ref
TSLJM1162rp1
Contact
Courtney Merrygold
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
TITLE: Nightshift Forklift Driver/Warehouse Operative-Permanent 

LOCATION: Northampton, Northamptonshire

WORKING HOURS: Full time, Monday to Friday 1700 – 0300 Permanent (50 hours a week)

SALARY: Standard Rate £8.00 per hour + 15% (£1.20) Shift Allowance payable on all hours worked 2200 to 0300 and only on shifts worked

Overtime Rate £9.00 per hour 

Benefits:
• Full Uniform Provided 
• Company Benefit Scheme giving all employees access to discounts from most major high street brands 
• 28 days holiday with a holiday purchase scheme after 2 full years’ service
• Pension
• Childcare Voucher Scheme

THE COMPANY: W T Transport Ltd–Northampton, Northamptonshire

W T Transport is based in Northampton, and is a privately-owned Logistics company providing transport and warehousing solutions to a variety of companies in the UK. We have been established for over 20 years and have expanded rapidly in recent years due to winning a number of new contracts.

THE ROLE: Nightshift Forklift Driver/Warehouse Operative- Northampton, Northamptonshire- Northampton, Northamptonshire

 Receiving, storage and dispatch of goods ensuring quality and efficiency, and the achievement of targets set
 Work as part of a team and actively demonstrate a willingness to support and achieve the overall business objectives 
 Maintain a sound understanding of the distribution process and how this impacts on the requirement for goods to be transported to, from and around the warehouse/yard
 Load and unload vehicles/containers using forklifts/pump trucks in line with company safe systems of work
 Verify the condition of deliveries, ensuring you do not accept damaged goods
 Makeup orders ensuring correct products picked, correct quantity of product picked and correct clear labelling ready for distribution
 Comply with all company policies, rules and procedures at all times
 Undertake training, development and re-assessments as required to meet legislative or organisational requirements


Desired Skills and Experience: - Nightshift Forklift Driver/Warehouse Operative- Northampton, Northamptonshire

 Previous experience in a similar role highly desirable
 Happy to work permanent night shift 1700 to 0300 Monday to Friday essential 
 Able to work with limited supervision
 Good communication skills
 Valid Counterbalance licence essential
 Reach Truck Licence desirable

Due to the nature of the role which requires dealing with heavy goods, candidates should be physically fit. You will be self-motivated, able to build and maintain good working relationships with colleagues and customers alike whilst working to achieve daily targets and deadlines.