Warehouse Operative- Immediate start

  • Job Reference: JO-2003-10128
  • Date Posted: 20 March 2020
  • Recruiter: Blue Arrow
  • Location: Andover
  • Salary: £8.55 to £9.55
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Job Titles: Warehouse Operative-Immediate Start

Days- 6am-2pm
Backs- 2pm-10pm
Nights- 10pm-6am

Location: Andover Business Park, Hampshire
Pay Rate: £8.55/£9.55 dependant on shift, increases after 12 weeks
Contract Term: Temporary
Working Times: 37.5 hours per week
You must be available to work any 5 days out of 7

* 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 basis at one of our major client's distribution centres in Andover, picking and packing in ambient, chilled and freezer environments.

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 temperature-controlled environment
* Pick items using a voice activated pick system
* Operate LLOP (if required)
* 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- 90%
* Contribute to performance and productivity targets set for staff
* Remain focused under pressure in a time-sensitive environment