Warehouse Operatives

Job Title: Warehouse Operatives
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Oldham
Salary: £7.50 - £8.50 per hour, Benefits: Holiday Pay
Start Date: 2017-10-23
Reference: WHAM Oldham
Contact Name: Ashley Thomason
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 13, 2017 16:56

Job Description

We are currently seeking Warehouse operatives to work within the Oldham area for a very busy retail client.

Night shift 12midnight-7.15am

The Role offers a verity of activities including; packing primarily quality checks picked items and packs the customers orders for onward distribution to the customer by the carrier. In addition, as required you will move into the role of picking ensuring that customers ordered items are obtained from the forward pick locations and are quality checked. Along with picking primarily ensuring that customers ordered items are obtained from the forward pick locations and are quality checked.  

  Key Skills / Responsibilities:
  • To perform the key operational process of packing multi and single item customer orders. See outline of tasks below
  • To quality check items prior to packing
  • To denote and aside queries at the point of packing
  • To select the correct consumables and stationery for each order
  • To adhere to the parcel presentation standards
  • To ensure that waste is not included in the customer package
  • To pack items in a timely and sequential manner
  • To achieve standard performance when performing measurable work within the role
  • To be responsible for working in a safe and tidy manner when performing duties
  • To be responsible for the workstation used during the pack process
  • To report any hazards in the workplace in a proactive manner
  • To replenish the workbench and printer with consumables
  • To report printer blockages and chute/ item blockages to the line manager in a timely manner
  • Provision of back-fill coverage for Inducting
  • To ensure health & safety practices are adhered to at all times
  • Ability to work on both Multi order and Single Order Packing