Warehouse Operative

Undisclosed Company
Colwick, Nottinghamshire
Up to £8.50 per hour
Closing date
2 Aug 2019

Warehouse Operative

Location: Colwick, Nottingham

Hourly Rate: £8.50/ph

Working Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30AM - 5PM - 37.5 hours per week

Start Date: August

Contract: Ongoing

Manpower are currently recruiting for a warehouse operative for their client based in Colwick, Nottingham. This is a temporary role on an ongoing contract with a view to lead permanent for the right candidate.

Our client has been manufacturing static earthing equipment for hazardous area industries for over 30 years. With the business continuously developing new solutions to meet the demands of its customers, they are now seeking an experienced warehouse operative to join their team.

Reporting directly to the team leader, the main purpose of the role is to ensure the accurate picking and packing of orders and all goods in/out duties, and to ensure the dispatch area is safe and tidy while providing essential support to the Production Team.


  • Loading and unloading of lorries using pallet stacker where required
  • Receive goods in - check quantities and items against manifest/delivery notes and conduct initial quality control check
  • Put away and pick stock using stock rotation
  • Order packing supplies via Procurement
  • Ensure that the correct number and type of product(s) with correct serial numbers are packed safely for transporting and support on time delivery
  • Print labels, flyers, documents (declaration of conformities) and manuals appropriate to each shipment
  • Identify pallets with batteries and process accordingly
  • Receive GRAs, label and put in designated area, ensuring all paperwork is dealt with
  • Organise work for temporary/casual workers when necessary
  • Conduct physical inventory counts as required ensuring accuracy at all times
  • Ensure pallets are stored correctly and safely in the racking system
  • Ensure correct use of shrink wrap machine
  • Ensure safe operation of machinery and alert HSQE Manager to any issues/faults immediately
  • Correct use of lifting equipment (electric and non-electric pallet wheels) in line H&S guidelines
  • Maintain a safe, clean, neat and orderly work environment
  • Display teamwork in all of the above tasks and support other areas of Production when required or directed to do so.
  • About you:

  • Experience of working in a goods in/goods out role previously
  • Knowledge of manual handling
  • Experience of picking stock and working with serial numbers
  • Ability to lift items safely and stand for long periods of time
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in maintaining records
  • Ability to co-ordinate workload and prioritise when required
  • A 'can do' attitude and willingness to be flexible
  • Computer confident
  • Be open to learning new skills and/or progressing your knowledge
  • Willingness to follow instructions and guidance from the Team Leader, Production Manager or other senior employees
  • A forklift licence would be advantageous, but not essential
  • For more information on this role or to apply for this position please attach a copy of your CV or call Molly on 0115 9470277.