Warehouse Operative

  • Job Reference: CFC1 (GENERAL)
  • Date Posted: 5 November 2019
  • Recruiter: Ocado
  • Website: https://www.ocado.com
  • Location: Hatfield, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £10.31 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: Including night shift premium
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Warehouse Operative - Hatfield - Full time

Salary: £10.31 per hour including night shift premium

  • On successful completion of 2 week training period - £8.94 per hour

  • Night shift premium (between the hours of 10pm and 6am) - plus £1.72 per hour

  • Overtime paid at basic x 1.25 or 1.5


Start and finish times for Despatch:

Days Shift - 06:45 to 16:45
Night Shift - 21:00 to 07:00
You will be working any 4 days from 7, which will include working weekends.

Our Despatch team are responsible for loading customer orders into the delivery vans and de-kitting the returned assets. You will be trained to use hand held device in this role as well as Mechanical Handling Equipment.




Start and finish times for Inbound:

Lates Shift - 14:00 to 22:00
Night Shift - 22:00 to 06:00
You will be working any 5 days from 7, which will include working weekends.

You will be receiving the goods from suppliers and decanting the products into totes using a state of the art system. This role will also require you to go in the freezer from time to time (you will receive a premium for this).



  • All areas of the warehouse (except the freezer) have both ambient and chill (0 to 5℃) sections and you will be expected to work in both areas.

  • The role of a warehouse operative require you to be on your feet and mobile at all times as well as carrying out repetitive tasks and potentially lifting up to 15.5kg weights.

  • All roles within the warehouse will require you to handle meat and alcohol.


Join Ocado this Christmas as a Warehouse Operative and work for the world’s largest and fastest growing online grocery retailer. You will work within an extremely safe & clean, fast-paced, high-tech warehouse environment, where you will have the opportunity to develop your career.

  • Subsidised restaurant and company shop with amazing discounts

  • Wellbeing initiatives

  • Liftshare and Cycle to Work schemes

  • Life assurance, pensions and free shares

  • Earn £500 when you Refer a Friend!


Be part of Ocado, and contribute to providing our customers with an award-winning service!
Ocado Values
As part of Ocado being Disability Confident, if you have any difficulties in completing the online application, please call the Recruitment Team on 01707 228111

I confirm that, to the best of my knowledge, the information given in this form is true, accurate and complete. I understand that if I have given any false or misleading information, this could lead to my application being rejected or the termination of my employment. I agree to inform Ocado of any changes to this information. I understand that my personal data will be held in accordance with Ocado's Recruitment Privacy Notice which I confirm I have read and understood: https://www.ocado.jobs/system/files?file=recruitment-privacy-notice.pdf