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Warehouse Operative, Shrewsbury

£18,800 | Ref: EW24463

Contract: Temp-Perm

First advertised: Wednesday, 24 Nov, 2021


Elle Wilson

Area: Shrewsbury

Job type: Temp-Perm

Salary: £18,800

Hours: Monday to Friday – 40 hrs per week

Reference: EW24463

Date added to website: Wednesday, 24 Nov, 2021


We are currently recruiting on behalf of a prestigious distribution company based in Shrewsbury. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Warehouse Operative to join the team in a company that offers a good progression route, the opportunity for personal development. This role will be very diverse, and you will have the opportunity to work across all of the departments in the distribution centre.

The Warehouse Operative will be responsible for:

  • Dealing with goods-in and checking the accuracy of the deliveries against purchase orders
  • Take receipt of returned items
  • Make supervisor aware of any discrepancies with goods-in and returns
  • Package picked items to a high standard ready for despatch
  • Pick items using handheld scanner / picking sheets
  • Safely store goods-in
  • Working to personal picking and packing targets
  • Complete despatch documentation and print off labels
  • Assist with cycle counting/ stock take
  • Carry out general good house keeping

Skills and Experience

  • Must be able to perform manual handling duties
  • Good written, verbal, and numerical skills
  • IT competency would be ideal
  • Ideally have previous experience with a Warehouse Management System (WMS) including hand-held devising and barcode scanners
  • Previous experience in a Warehouse or Distribution centre as a Warehouse Operative / Distribution Operative / Picker and Packer / Goods-in Operative / Despatch Operative / Stock Controller / Stores Operative

The application process:

We will carefully consider your details and advise you if we're able to progress with your application within 72 working hours. If you do not hear from us within this time your details won't be retained. So, if you're not successful on this occasion, do continue to respond to future roles we advertise. In the meantime, all good wishes and continued success with your search for employment.