Material Handler

Undisclosed Company
Rochdale, Greater Manchester
Up to £8.21 per hour
Closing date
28 May 2019

An exciting opportunity has arisen in Rochdale for a Material Handlers to join our leading global wholesale distributor client. This is a full-time temporary role paying £8.21 per hour, Monday to Friday, 10.30 - 19.00pm to start from 1st May 2019 onwards - on a temporary for 3 - 6 months contract with a possibility to extend.

**Please note the site is moving to Chadderton in June please do not apply if you cannot travel here**

Purpose of the Job

This role will be based in the goods in section of the warehouse working as part of a team under supervisory guidance. Involved in all aspects of shipping, receiving and handling of materials. Ship all daily requirements to meet and exceed customer demand/requirements and very high levels of accuracy.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Reports to the Warehouse supervisor

  • Health and safety: Must ensure that safe working practices as stipulated by the company are adhered to at all times. Undertake any relevant HSE training as required.

  • Picking: Accurately collect parts from various locations within the warehouse without introducing errors.

  • Packing: To consolidate picked goods in a secure manner for direct shipment to external/internal customers. 100% double check on picked items to achieve very high accuracy levels.

  • Despatch: Consolidate packages on the relevant pallet and prepare for collection, i.e. pallet wrapping / loading into carrier cages.

  • Goods Inwards: Check deliveries for damage and check against the delivery note to ensure that we have received the correct quantities of the correct products. Using Rf scanners

  • Communication: On a day-to-day basis communication between various departments is normal. Responsibility for dealing with day-to-day enquiries in a friendly yet professional manner applies to all logistics staff.

  • Operation of a Powered industrial truck is required, if operator holds licence and is authorised.

  • Principal Networks & Contact Links
  • Customer Services
  • Manufacturing/Goods In
  • Carriers/Couriers
  • ISC Office

**Drug Screening will be conducted on all successful candidates**