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Getting the goods from the manufacturer to the distributor to the customer is the job of the logistics industry, and warehouses are a key element in this chain, warehouse assistants are employed to make sure the process runs smoothly.

Who can I work for?

Warehouses are operated by a variety of businesses from global corporations to small independents. These facilities range from chilled storage units to huge complexes playing host to a variety of goods.

Where and when can I work?

While most warehouse jobs are based indoors, some working time may be spent outside, so warehouse operatives should be prepared for changing weather conditions. Shift work is common and many warehouses operate 24 hours a day. It is common for shifts to be on rotation, but exact working hours and shift patterns vary widely depending on the employer.

What can I earn?

Most entry-level warehouse positions receive the national minimum wage, which is approximately £12,400 per annum, while those with experience or a more specialised role can expect their annual salary to increase to £14-£18k.

What are the benefits?

Often a warehouse operative works within a team making it a lively and social environment. It is also a physical job suiting those not interested in sitting at a desk all day.

Are there chances of promotion?

Prospects for progression are good within larger companies. Jobs open to a competent warehouse operative might include warehouse team leader or warehouse manager.

What will I be responsible for?

A warehouse is often broken down into departments such as goods in, dispatch, storage and stock control. Depending on the size of the company, an operative might be dedicated to a certain task or responsible for a variety of jobs such as, handling goods manually or using mechanical equipment, recording any damaged, missing or faulty goods, labelling goods, picking and packing goods and using computerised systems to record goods movement.

What qualifications do I need?

Qualifications are not usually required for the position of warehouse operative. However, an NVQ in warehousing and storage or a forklift driving licence improves the chances of employment in this industry.

Do I need any experience?

Most employers require no previous experience when recruiting a warehouse operative, as full training is usually provided on the job. Experience of manual handling or a background in logistics is likely to be advantageous.

What attributes are needed?

Working in a warehouse is a manual job so being able bodied and physically fit is essential. Remaining conscientious and reliable is important, as the organisation will have a daily schedule to keep to.

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Lutterworth

Job Description PERMANENT Warehouse Operative - Monday to Friday Shifts (NO WEEKEND WORKING) Starting salary - £21,287 We are looking for amazing individuals who want to start their career in logistics & distribution. Joining as a Warehouse Op...

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Aylesford
£11.50 per hour

We are currently seeking warehouse staff to start working tonight at 22:00 to 06:00 in Maidstone area. The job is picking. packing, strapping and moving boxes around in the warehouse. Monday to Friday and some occasional weekends. Minimum 8 hours ...

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Warehouse
Halifax
Competitive

My client a leading distributer of stationary is looking for warehouse staff to pick and pack orders. Based in HX2 £10ph 8.30 -3.30 Mon-Thu 3pm finish Friday Warehouse Experience Picking and packing Safety boots and uniform supplied ASAP 3-6 we...

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Dunstable

Job Description Job Title: Warehouse Operative   Salary: £22,000 - £24,000 per annum Location: Dunstable Hours: Monday to Friday 8.00 am - 4.00 pm Contract: Permanent A well-established Hertfordshire business is relocating to Dunstable and as a res...

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Banbury
£9.74 per hour

Do you have Warehouse experience?Can you get to Chipping Norton on a daily basis?I have a new position as a Warehouse Operative.This role is Monday-Friday 8am to 4.30pmPay is £9.74 per hourWork will be warehouse based to include loading/unloading, st...

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Bootle

Job Description Warehouse Operative Working in partnership with a client in Bootle, we are looking for a reliable warehouse operative. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an Employer of Choice that offers career progression, training opport...

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Watford
£9.00 per hour

My client in Watford is looking for a warehouse operative to join their very busy teamThis role is a temp to perm opportunity for the right candidate. The hourly pay is £9.00 The role will include picking and packing which you will need to check agai...

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Copthorne

Job Description My client based in Copthorne are looking to recruit temporary workers to help with general warehouse duties and preparing customers orders ready for distribution. Tasks involved - *Loading and unloading deliveries *Preparing and pac...

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Warehouse
Dunstable
£22,000 - £24,000 per annum

Job Title: Warehouse Operative   Salary: £22,000 - £24,000 per annum Location: Dunstable Hours: Monday to Friday 8.00 am - 4.00 pm Contract: Permanent A well-established Hertfordshire business is relocating to Dunstable and as a result is looking to...

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Bradford
£8.91 per hour

Do you have warehouse experience? Are you looking for an immediate start on a full time basis? Pay: £8.91 per hour Location: BD6 Working hours: 7am 3.30pm This is a temporary to permanent assignment. Main duties:- Loading and unloading Sorting ...

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