Warehouse Operatives

Job title : Warehouse Operatives
Location : Carlisle
Job type : Temporary
Contact name : Emma Parkinson
Contact email : emma@talentogroup.co.uk

​To accurately pick and pack all orders received in a highly time-effective and quality-focused manner and ensure same day dispatch.

Responsible to the Warehouse Supervisors & Managers, your main responsibilities will be:

  • Proactive collection of orders passed to Warehouse from the Sales Office

  • Accurate picking of orders

  • Careful and quality packing of orders in appropriately sized packaging and with appropriate protective packing

  • Packing in a cost-effective manner

  • Re-stocking shelves following deliveries with direction from either Supervisors or the Warehouse Manager

  • Liaising with the Sales office and Supervisors regarding queries

  • Raising problems and concerns with a Warehouse Supervisor or Manager

  • Reporting any potential problems, quality problems with products or health and safety matters immediately to a Supervisor or Manager

  • Dealing with returns following direction from the Warehouse Manager

  • Take corrective action when required directly in conjunction with the Warehouse Manager

  • Liaise with all other departments in a polite and professional manner

  • Ensuring all operational procedures are complied with and actively assisting with improvements to systems and procedures

  • Undertake checks on equipment such as trolleys, forklift, ramp etc. as directed or required before use as per training

  • Ensure that equipment and goods are checked in and out and any faults and shortages are reported

  • Accurate production of relevant paperwork and labels

  • Picking with minimal error levels which are monitored monthly

  • Hold responsibility for keeping the warehouse clean and tidy, ensuring aisles are free from empty packaging and rubbish and monitoring this during every day

  • Placing all empty packaging and rubbish in the relevant bins as it is seen

  • Liaison with colleagues in the Cylinder Workshop to assist where necessary or required.

  • React to orders on screen, pick and pack proactively

  • Undertake training related to the role as required

  • The post holder is responsible, as far as is reasonably practicable, for his/her own health and safety and the safety and welfare of other people in the course of his/her work and is expected to take the appropriate action to ensure this.

  • Any other duties as reasonably requested from time to time which fall within the post holder's capabilities either within or outside of the Warehouse