Warehouse Pickers - Derby City Centre

Job Title: Warehouse Pickers - Derby City Centre
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Derby, Derbyshire
Salary: Up to £8.21 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JO-1907-3973_1563546027
Contact Name: Blue Arrow
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 19, 2019 15:20

Job Description

Warehouse Pickers - Derby City Centre

Blue Arrow are currently recruiting for Warehouse Pickers for one of the distribution warehouses in Derby City Centre.
We are proud to be working in partnership with a company that is recognised worldwide.
This is an incredibly busy year for the client, therefore there would be opportunities to have ongoing work and secure permanent positions. This work can offer work until next year and for the right candidates a temp to perm contract dependant on attitude and behaviours.
This client provides an outstanding working environment, clean and tidy workplace and a lot of support throughout your time there.
Also, it has a perfect location making it accessible for those who rely on public transport.

About the role:

A lot of the role will be repetitive and you will be on your feet for the duration of the shift.
However, you will not always be working in the same location of the warehouse as there are constant demands in different areas from: packing, order picking, general cleaning, stock takes and stock replenishment.

If you have ever completed stock takes or used hand held scanners this will prove to be advantageous, as there are multiple roles available for the picking side of the warehouse.


The hourly rate starts at £8.21 per hour

Overtime is paid at a higher rate after you have worked for 38 hours the pay rate is £9.77p/h. After you have worked 48 hours the pay rate is £10.55 p/h
In addition to that, during the busy period there will be overtimes available on Saturdays and Sundays. Which are also paid at a premium of £10.55 & £12.88ph.

Monday - Thursday 07.30am - 16.15 and Friday 07.30 - 12.30 (Occasionally you might be required to do a full day on Fridays)

Weekend hours are 07.00 - 12.00

Key information for this role:

* Experience within a picking environment - I.E experience in another distribution warehouse.
* Worked to targets previously - as you will be targeted to his daily and weekly targets
* Looking for ongoing work with a potential of gaining a contract
* Have experience with using hand held scanners, and working off paper orders.
* Able to work in a fast pace environment
* High levels of numeracy and literacy
* Have an eye for detail with accuracy.
* Have great time keeping skills
* Able to start work at 7.30am and also earlier if needed due to over time.

The commute:

If you have your own transport and access to your own vehicle - great! If not, don't worry as there are bus routes that drop you close to the warehouse, with a short walking distance.

We have a high volume of applicants for this position. Therefore, please apply and provide an up-to-date CV.
When we will receive your application - we will get in touch with you.
If this is something you are looking for, please Click Apply today!