Charles Saunders Ltd are currently seeking Warehouse Operatives to join our busy nights warehouse team at our head office based in Yate, Bristol.
Salary: £21,000 (Twenty One Thousand Pounds) per annum + bonus.
Nights Hours: 40 Hours per week. Sunday-Thursday, 23:00-07:30 (30 Minute Break)
Flexible part time working will also be considered.
Reporting To: Logistics Manager / Warehouse Management Team
ABOUT THE COMPANY
Charles Saunders Ltd have been established in Bristol for over 50 years and are one of the largest independent foodservice companies in the South West. We supply a full range of frozen, chilled and ambient foods, as well as frozen seafood and an extensive range of non-food catering products.
ABOUT THE POSITION
This position will suit someone who is physically fit, has a flexible attitude and can work well both alone and as part of a team, previous warehouse experience is desirable.
Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
-Maintain the warehouse and yard in a clean and tidy condition.
-Load and unload vehicles by hand and using plant machinery where necessary and qualified to do so
-Ensure all orders are loaded on to the correct vehicle and stock has been checked off against a paper pick sheet
-Ensure stock is in a suitable condition to be issued to the customer
-Ensure loading of vehicles is carried out in a manner which prevents damage and loads are secured to prevent movement during transit
-Where appropriate ensure chiller/freezer temperature checks are carried out
- Pick required goods from warehouse bays as specified on a paper picking sheet for the next day’s deliveries
-Assist with Goods In, transferring stock to appropriate bays.
SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES:
Warehouse Operatives will be expected to have the following skills / attributes:
-A good level of numeracy and English literacy skills with the ability to read and complete record sheets and paperwork accurately
-The role is physically demanding and therefore a good level of fitness is required as heavy lifting is involved, must have knowledge of manual handling techniques and understand the importance of adhering to health and safety
-Helpful, Honest, reliable, trustworthy character with a strong work ethic and a flexible and adaptable attitude to work
-Able to remain calm when under pressure with a positive attitude, ensuring items are picked and loaded accurately and in good time to meet deadlines
-Good organisational and time management skills
-Able to work alone with minimum supervision as well as part of a team. Able to take direction from supervisor and follow instructions
-Previous warehouse experience is desirable
All applicants must provide proof of eligibility to work in the U.K.
Charles Saunders Ltd is an equal opportunities employer, dedicated to a policy of non discrimination.
Due to the volume of applications received only successful applicants will receive a response.
To apply please email your CV - alternatively telephone us to obtain an application form.
Charles Saunders Ltd, Armstrong Way, Yate BS37 5NG
Tel: 01454 338132