Freezer Operatives-Various Shifts Available

Job Title: Freezer Operatives-Various Shifts Available
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Andover
Salary: £8.86 - £12.81 per hour, Benefits: Free Parking
Start Date: Over the next 4 weeks
Reference: FRECOOP1
Contact Name: Cop Andover
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 15, 2019 13:41

Job Description

Job Titles:                           Freezer Warehouse Operative

Location:                             Andover Business Park, Hampshire

Pay Rate:                             £8.86 increasing up to £12.81 p/h after 12 weeks Dependant on shift

Contract Term:                     Temporary (Temp to Perm opportunities)

Working Times:                       37.5 hours per week

                                                You must be available to work any 5 days out of 7

                                                Various shift available – you choose!


  • Fully paid on-site training

  • Fully paid one day course and test to gain Low Level Order Picker (LLOP) license

  • Weekly pay

  • Overtime paid for all hours worked beyond 37.5 hours

  • Secure car park and bike storage on-site

  • Automatic entry and consideration for Blue Arrow's monthly Superstars recognition scheme

 We have Warehouse Operative roles on a temporary-to-permanent basis at one of our major client’s distribution centres in Andover, picking and packing in a freezer environment. 


Will this role suit me?


You don’t need any previous experience, just a good level of conversational English and the ability to focus under pressure within strict Health and Safety guidelines will help you succeed.  You’ll be part of a company that supports British farmers as well as local producers of the developing world who have long-standing commitments to Fairtrade.


As the nearest public transport to Andover Business Park is a bus stop about 1 mile away, this role would suit you if you have your own transportation.  Full secure car park and an on-site bike storage are available to all staff.  If driving, we are just off the A303 with great links to Andover / Salisbury/ Basingstoke / Southampton and Winchester.  For those without transportation means, lift shares are encouraged on-site and available on rotas. 


Key Responsibilities

  • Work in a Freezer environment -23 degrees – full freezer suit provided

  • Pick items using a voice activated pick system- You will have warm up breaks and extended lunch allowance due to the environment

  • Operate LLOP

  • Personally maintain and support wider team to ensure high standards of housekeeping and Health & Safety is conducted at all times

  • Achieve pick rate targets set for the team

  • Contribute to performance and productivity targets set for staff

  • Remain focused under pressure in a time-sensitive environment