Warehouse Operative

  • Job Reference: CFC2 (GENERAL)
  • Date Posted: 5 November 2019
  • Recruiter: Ocado
  • Website: https://www.ocado.com
  • Location: Tamworth, Staffordshire
  • Salary: £10.53 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: Including night shift premium and average incentive pay
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Warehouse Operative - Dordon - Full time

Salary: £10.53 per hour including night shift premium and average incentive pay

  • On completion of your 13 week probation period - £8.74 per hour

  • Night shift premium (between the hours of 10pm and 6am) - plus £1.52 per hour

  • Performance based incentives (average) - plus £0.80 per hour

  • Overtime paid at basic x 1.25 or 1.5


Start and finish times for Pick and Pack:

Days Shift - 04:30 to 14:30
Night Shift - 18:35 to 04:35

You will be picking and packing customer orders into totes using a state of art system, ensuring the highest quality packing standards and bagging the totes ready for the picking area.




Start and finish times for Despatch:

Days Shift - 06:00 to 16:00
Night Shift - 20:05 to 06:05

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:

Days Shift - 08:00 to 19:00
Night Shift - 19:00 to 06:00

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.

  • You will be working any 4 days from 7, which will include working weekends.

  • 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 £750 when you Refer a Friend!


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