Warehouse Operative

RG2 0PN, Reading
£7.20 - £10 per hour
05 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

If you have warehouse experience and are a highly motivated individual then we want to hear from you! 

Due to expansion we are recruiting for a number of Warehouse Operatives to work at our client’s busy distribution warehouse in Reading, Berkshire.

Main duties of the role include:

  • Using Manual Handling Equipment (MHE) to pick a variety of grocery goods, ranging from wine and sauces to confectionary, pet food and domestic cleaning equipment
  • Manually stacking items in roll cages on ride on Trucks (LLOPT) guided by digital wrist computers (AMC) and trigger scanners.
  • Stacking cages and order picking
  • Other duties may include loading and unloading and maintaining site hygiene

The successful candidates will have a full paid induction to the site plus 3 days training on the AMC’s and Pallet Trucks which incorporates stacking and loading best practice instructions.

Colleagues are targeted and measured on their pick rate with a target of 100% performance, however ongoing training and coaching is provided to ensure target delivery is reached and sustained.

This role is based in a distribution warehouse within the Grocery Stream therefore it is an ambient environment, however full PPE and uniform will be provided.


  • Heavily reduced canteen with hot and cold food cooked daily
  • Free onsite gym
  • Games room for breaks
  • Weekly pay
  • Free onsite parking and a regular bus service direct to site from town
  • Fantastic atmosphere
  • Opportunity for a permanent contract
  • Variety of shifts to suit you
  • Full PPE and training will be provided

There are a variety of shifts available for this position - these will be discussed with you at interview stage. It is preferred that candidates are flexible in their approach to working hours as weekends may be required.