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Warehouse Operative (Temporary)


Job Description:

Warehouse Operative (Wallsend) – Temporary 3 Month Contract; Full Time; Day Shift; £9.50ph!

*Day shift pattern

*Flexible working hours

*Great opportunity to get your foot in the door with a fast-growing business in the North East

*Potential permanent opportunity in future

*Excellent continuous investment in staff which has been recently recognised by being awarded the Investors in People Gold accreditation


The Responsibilities of a Warehouse Operative:

  • Picking orders using a hand-held scanner and ensuring they are packed and labelled correctly before shipment
  • Checking for damaged or missing items and sorting stock for storage in the warehouse
  • Preparing finished stock for shipment by identifying, pulling, packing, crating, loading, and securing product
  • Loading and unloading delivery vehicles; operating a fork lift
  • Maintaining inventory by identifying, labeling and placing materials and supplies in stock; recording location of inventory
  • Locating materials and supplies by pulling and verifying materials and supplies listed on production orders
  • Documenting materials and supplies disposition by recording units delivered and location of units.
  • Documenting product shipment by recording units shipped.
  • General 5S responsibilities to ensure warehouse is kept clean and tidy
  • Responsible for ensuring safety in the workplace by the establishment of safe working practices

Skills & Experience Required of a Warehouse Operative:

  • Valid Counterbalance or Reach Forklift Truck license required
  • Experience within fast paced manufacturing/ warehousing environment
  • Must be immediately available
  • Previous experience with barcode systems and hand-held scanners advantageous


Theo James Recruitment specialise in Manufacturing & Engineering recruitment across the following disciplines. 

  • Supply Chain/Logistics
  • Quality - Engineering, Management
  • Design - Engineer, Management
  • Maintenance – Technician, Engineer, Management
  • Production / Process Engineering
  • Health, Safety & Environmental
  • Project Engineering, Management
  • Leadership and Management
  • HR & Finance 
  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Manufacturing
  • Years Experience

    1+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

  • Educational level

    Secondary School or equivalent

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