Key Details

  • Salary £20,000
  • Contract Temporary
  • Location Marden, Kent
  • Holiday Yes

Warehouse/Goods In Operative

Job Ref: Temp to Perm

Job Description

Our client, a well know, successful and long-established international manufacturer of office equipment,  industrial tools and fixings, are offering an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and pro-active Warehouse/Goods In Operative to join their team based in Marden, Kent.

You will be responsible for a wide range of warehouse tasks and will become a key member of the team, responsible for the receipt, handling and flow of goods through the warehouse.  A good communicator, with a desire to learn and grow, will flourish in this role.  You will enjoy communicating with other members of the team and third parties, including transport companies. This is a physical role where you will be active for the majority of your day. Lifting is involved.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Loading and unloading delivery vehicles
  • Confirming goods received
  • Ensuring all stock is labelled and stored correctly
  • Replenishment of stock
  • Picking and packing customer orders (pallets and cartons)
  • Warehouse administration e.g. updating stock system and preparing manifests
  • Liaising with transport companies

Requirements for the Role:

  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience in a similar Warehousing environment
  • Comfortable working at both a computer and on the warehouse floor
  • Forklift licence or willingness to be trained
  • Driving licence and own transport
  • Willing to travel to and work at the clients Sevenoaks site
  • Flexible – must be prepared to travel between sites at short notice
  • A practical person with good concentration skills
  • Good literacy and numeracy skills
  • Good computer skills
  • Experience of an ERP system an advantage

Physical requirements:

  • The job involves manual work, lifting and carrying boxes weighing up to 20kg

Essential skills:

  • Attention to detail
  • Good communicator
  • Team player
  • Determined and patient

What’s on offer?

  • Competitive basic annual salary of £20,000 (initially the equivalent hourly rate)
  • Excellent development opportunities Hours 8.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday (we are currently closing at 4.00pm on Fridays)
  • 26 days holiday in addition to your birthday off plus Bank Holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Free on-site parking

We are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this role.

Essential Skills

  • Minimum of 1 years' experience in a similar Warehousing environment
  • Forklift licence or willingness to be trained
  • Driving licence and own transport

Desirable Skills

  • Experience of an ERP system an advantage

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