Warehouse Assistant (Fresh Foods)

  • Job Reference: 103521
  • Date Posted: 11 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Easy Web Recruitment
  • Location: Wolverhampton
  • Salary: £9.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Warehouse Assistant (Fresh Foods)

We have an exciting opportunity for a General Warehouse Assistant to join us to ensure general warehouse tasks are carried out efficiently and effectively. In return, you will receive an excellent employment package. These are permanent 40-hour-per-week positions and overtime is readily available. All PPE and equipment will be provided.

A.F. Blakemore & Son Ltd is the 60th largest privately owned company in the UK. This forward thinking family-owned business began life in 1917 as a counter-service grocery store, and has grown from these humble beginnings into a company that now owns 280 SPAR Stores and employs more than 7,500 people across the group with a turnover in excess of £1 billion.

Warehouse Assistant Responsibilities:

• Adherence to stock rotational procedures at all times
• The accurate assembly / marking up of customer orders
• Adherence to safe operating practices in accordance with food safety systems in order to prevent contamination / spoilage of product
• Accurate completion/recording of all critical control points at all stages of the HACCP system
• Control of unauthorised personnel within the department
• Maintaining the highest level of general cleanliness in accordance with departmental cleaning schedules
• Ensuring that all equipment, fixtures and fittings are maintained in good working order and are used in the approved manner.
• Any other duties as requested by line management

Warehouse Assistants Requirements:


• Basic Education (Numeracy and Literacy)
• Compliance with company values


• Food Hygiene Certification
• Previous experience within a similar role/environment

What's in it for you?

• Develop your skills and capability in a highly supportive and multi-diverse culture
• Outstanding Training & Development
• Gain hands-on experience in a high volume, fast paced company
• Excellent benefits package including: Staff Discount, Staff Lottery, Company Pension Scheme, Savings Scheme, Long Service Awards, Cycle to Work Scheme, Staff Social Fund, Life Cover, Health Cash Plan, Employee Volunteering opportunities
• Proactive promotion of internal candidates

Location: Hilton Cross, Wolverhampton, West Midlands
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: 40 hours per week. Various shift patterns available
Salary: £9.00 per hour
Benefits: Company Pension Scheme, Life Cover, Staff Discount, Long Service Awards, Cycle to Work Scheme, Employee Volunteering Opportunities, Savings Scheme

Closing date for applications: 7th November, 2021

You may have experience of the following: Warehouse Operative, Warehouse Assistant, Picker, Packer, Distribution Centre, Order Fulfilment, Goods Out, Fresh Foods, Food Hygiene, Distribution Centre Operative, etc.

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