Despatch Operative with FLT – Nights

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire

Salary: £18,215 pa – £19,614 pa + 20% shift premium negotiable dependent on industry skills and experience, potential overtime and production bonus scheme in place

Start Date: Immediate Start

Hours: 39 hours per week
Monday to Thursday 5.45 pm to 4.00 am

Benefits: Onsite parking/staff uniform/canteen
After qualifying service Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan

Closing Date: 18/06/2021

We are currently looking to recruit a Despatch Operative on night shift in the Despatch area to expand our current team. Reporting to the Cell Leader the successful candidate will assist in the general Goods out / Despatch operation.

Key Duties will include;

• Collecting and loading finished goods from Production onto trollies and A frames and transporting to Despatch area
• Work from Process Planning Sheets to ensure all items or order are stacked on A Frame ready for Despatch
• Ability to work from Delivery Schedule to ensure all jobs are Despatch on time
• Preparing & checking off jobs on A Frame match and are in accordance with Despatch Checklist on the Process Planning Sheet
• Wrapping the modular products e.g. Magna, Slab Tech, Timber
• Packing bespoke worktops to quality standards
• Sign off and completing paperwork PPS to account for every action conducted when moving stock
• Direct loading of vehicles using Scissor Lift
• Direct loading of vehicles using FLT/Counterbalance
• To assist in General Goods out / Despatch operation

Whilst not essential previous experience of working within a fast paced and demanding manufacturing environment together with a basic understanding of Warehousing standards would be a distinct advantage.

We are looking for people with good communication skills who are able to work within a team to tight deadlines and have a flexible approach to workload and duties. Applicants should note this is a physically demanding role with manual handling and heavy lifting involved.

We are an innovative company within our field with a fun and friendly but professional working environment.


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