Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Despatch Operative


Job Description:

Job Title: Despatch Operative 

Rate: £11 per hour

Location: Abingdon

Hours: 8am to 4pm, once trained there is the option to do 4 days week '' 1 week Mon to Thurs 7am to 4.45pm, 2nd week Tuesday to Friday 7am to 4.45pm '' 37 hours per week

Job type: Temp to perm

Overtime available paid at a premium: Time and a half in the week and Saturday, double time Sunday


This is a great opportunity for a Despatch Operative to join a leading manufacturing company on a temporary to permanent basis


The role of Despactch Operative:

  • Generating labels for despatch
  • Packing units to be returned to customers
  • Supporting sales team with picking and paperwork
  • Stock control
  • Supporting with servicing of units (training provided)


The Despatch Operative should have the following experience:

  • Previous experience in Warehouse or stock control position
  • Computer literate
  • Good attention to detail
  • Some manufacturing assembly experience


Once you go permanent in this Despatch Operative position, you will be entitled to the following benefits:

  • 25 days holiday plus extra day for your birthday
  • Shares in the company
  • Great maternity and paternity benefit
  • Medi cashplan
  • Travel support whereby the company will cover 15% of bus pass.


If you are interested in this Despatch Operative position, please click apply now or call Molly at Orion Reading today