Job Title
Warehouse Operative (CS005656)
£18,670 PA
Near Stokenchurch, Buckinghamshire.
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This is a full time, permanent position.

Our client, a hardware store based on the outskirts of High Wycombe, is seeking a determined and driven Warehouse Operative to join their busy team to conduct a range of warehouse duties, namely goods in, Reach and Counterbalance fork lift driving (where qualified), putting away , ensuring racks are in an orderly manner, picking of orders, preparing orders, goods out and loading of varying types of transport, as well as ensuring a high level of daily housekeeping in the warehouse is maintained.  Duties also to ensure all relevant paperwork is correctly processed in accordance with procedures.

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring all documentation is correctly checked and processed
  • Ensuring all “Goods Inwards” product is checked in an accurate and timely manner
  • Booking in goods on company systems
  • Picking, packing of customer orders
  • Locating stock on company systems
  • Conducting the despatch process with relevant paperwork
  • Carrying out stock checks as applicable
  • Driving Reach and Counterbalance forklifts and company vehicles as required
  • Operating the company system to standard level
  • Supporting the manager in related duties as required
  • General warehouse housekeeping
  • Working at other locations (a possibility)
  • Carrying out all other duties that may reasonably be added to this role
  • Following procedures for all company quality standards (ISO 9001 & 14001, TS16949 & AS/EN9120)
Special Requirements: 
  • Minimum 1 year’s warehouse experience required
  • Basic knowledge of a warehouse management system (desired)
  • Reach and Counterbalance Forklift certification (advantageous but not essential)
  • Experience in the hardware industry (desirable but not essential)
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Honest, reliable and dedicated
  • Meticulous attention to detail with a strong work ethic
  • Must be organised and able to prioritise
  • Experienced with working on company systems / computer literate
  • Flexible in approach
  • Basic numeracy & IT skills
  • Physically and mentally fit
  • Clear understanding and appreciation of health and safety procedures