Warehouse Operative

  • Job Reference: 134029
  • Date Posted: 22 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Easy Web Recruitment
  • Location: Tamworth
  • Salary: £21,233 to £27,758
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

We would like you to join our team on a permanent basis. Our team at Unipart Logistics in Tamworth play a critical role in supporting VW’s aftermarket operation and strategy, delivering operational excellence and continuous improvement in a fast paced environment. The operation ships aftermarket parts for over 900 UK retailers for the Volkswagen, Audi, Seat, and Skoda brands from our 850,000 square feet site in Tamworth.

As a Warehouse Operative you will be working within a fast paced warehouse environment, completing a range of daily tasks required to ensure that the stock is available in the right place and the right amount of stock is ready for collection when required.

Warehouse Operative Responsibilities:

  • Maintain high levels of Health and Safety awareness and report any areas of concern immediately
  • Pick, check, store and pack goods using RF technology to a high standard of accuracy
  • Load and unload trailers safely and in line with company procedures
  • Report any errors, damages or quality issues found whilst undertaking duties
  • Accurate input of data into company computer systems and manual records
  • Work to standard operating procedures in line with company policy
  • Achieve the targets (KPIs) and job standards set out by Team Leaders
  • Maintain high standards of site house-keeping and act in line with customer world class automotive standards
  • Assist with inventory counting and stock investigations when necessary
  • Actively participate in continuous improvement initiatives on site
  • Contribute towards team objectives and daily targets

Warehouse Operative Requirements:

  • Good communication skills and the ability to speak, read, and write basic English
  • Able to follow instructions and work accurately
  • Able to work under pressure to targets and deadlines
  • Basic computer literacy and experience of data inputting
  • Awareness of Health and Safety regulations, including manual handling
  • Good attention to detail
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • MHE skills desirable - training available
  • May include handling weights of up to 15-20kg on a regular basis
  • Experience of using SAP would be an advantage

What we are offering you:

  • Free onsite parking
  • Subsidised canteen
  • A personalised access card
  • Secure Lockers
  • A designated smoking area
  • Regular overtime available
  • Working in clean, modern environment
  • MHE training availability with enhanced pay
  • Indoor and outdoor seating area for break times
  • Employee of the week/month scheme where you can win prizes such as – canteen vouchers, days off, new safety equipment, priority parking and much more!

About Unipart Group:

You may remember Unipart as the company who in the 1970s revolutionised the automotive parts industry. Unipart is a different company today with clients such as Vodafone, Sky, Jaguar Land Rover and the NHS. The Unipart Group is an independent manufacturing, logistics and consultancy company who employs nearly 10,000 employees worldwide and has an annual turnover of more than £1 billion.

Position: Warehouse Operative – Receiving/ Picker / Packer/ MHE
Location: Tamworth, Staffordshire (B78 1BF)
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time, Various fixed shifts - 39 hours per week, Monday to Friday, starting between 05.00am and 21.30pm l
Salary: £21,233.16 to £27,758.84 per annum depending on experience and shift premiums.

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

Ref: 134 029