Warehouse/Forklift Operator - Coventry

£21,000 - Supply Chain Logistics
Ref: 332 Date Posted: Tuesday 07 Dec 2021
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The Role: Warehouse/ Forklift Operative

Location: Coventry CV4

Status: Permanent

Salary: £21,000 per annum

Shift: Monday – Friday 0700-1600

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join the fastest growing packaging distributor in the UK and embark on pathway toward a successful and rewarding career.

The ideal candidate will be an efficient, well presented, accurate, quality driven individual, who takes a real pride in their work. You will be an integral part of a small team.

Principal responsibilities:

  • Picking orders, pallets and part pallets, using a common warehouse management system
  • Loading and unloading of vehicles
  • Stock control, checking and counting
  • Working in a safe and timely manner
  • Keeping workplace organised and clean to BRC standard
  • Monitor quality frequently, reporting problems to line manager
  • Follow good manufacturing practices and required work safe practices

Personal attributes:

  • Be hard working and professional
  • Numerically strong
  • Accurate
  • Computer literate
  • Have a positive team attitude
  • Be flexible on duties to suit the needs of the business
  • Manage a healthy workload and maintain focus and organisation
  • Be able to understand and effectively follow company process and procedure

Minimum requirements:

  • 2 years experience in a warehouse environment
  • Current Forklift Licence and 2 years experience. In house certification for narrow aisle FLTs will be provided

Our client will offer you the opportunity to work with some of the most experienced and skilled people in their industry. You will be joining an organisation that has grown from zero to a major national player and where the energy and enthusiasm of the team is infectious.

This is a fantastic opportunity to build a career and join a fast-growing, employee-owned company where you will have the option to become a shareholder in the business.

Learning from motivated and highly efficient individuals, you will gain the opportunity to work in a high performing and rewarding environment, within an experienced, friendly, and supportive team. Full training and the opportunity for personal development enable you to grow your skill set.

Benefits Package:

A range of benefits are on offer to the successful candidate including:

  • Life insurance
  • An auto enrolment pension scheme with employer contributions
  • Opportunity to become a shareholder
  • Health cash plan
  • 20 days holiday per year in addition to Bank Holidays rising to 25, plus statutory holidays