A number of roles are available at our South Kirkby site for immediate starts in permanent positions for experienced warehouse operatives with licences for material handling equipment.
The Warehouse Operative/Forklift Driver is responsible for the receipt and dispatch of product through the temperature-controlled warehouse, ensuring incoming products are correctly stored and located and outgoing product is correctly identified, picked and loaded. This role is also responsible for manually lifting and moving cases, boxes and individual items of chilled and frozen products from/to pallets and containers in readiness for blast freezing, cold storage or loading for delivery.
You must be experienced in warehousing and ideally you should be qualified to drive material handling trucks such as Counterbalance, Reach, Fork Lift, Very Narrow Aisle, or Flexi. Refresher or conversion training is provided free of charge if required.
This work can be strenuous and regularly involves heavy lifting, so applicants must be in good physical condition with no back or mobility problems. The product to be lifted may weigh up to 25kg.
PAY RATES & SHIFTS AVAILABLE
Various shift patterns are worked on this site. Rates of pay start from £8.16 (age 18 and over) and pay is dependent on shift pattern worked. Qualified VNA Bendi Drivers are paid a further £30 a week.
4 ON 4 OFF DAYS 12-hour shifts – 06:00-18:00 Inclusive pay equal to £8.48 per hour
PART TIME 4 ON 4 OFF DAYS rotating 6-hour day shifts – Inclusive pay equal to £8.48 per hour
4 ON 4 OFF NIGHTS 12-hour shifts – 18:00-06:00 inclusive pay equal to £9.70 per hour
DAYS 5 x 8-hour shifts – 08:00-16:00 inclusive pay equal to £8.16 per hour
NIGHTS 5 x 10-hour shifts – 20:00-06:00 inclusive pay equal to £9.38 per hour
Permanent contracts available
Immediate Start available
Authorised overtime is required occasionally and is paid at x1.5 basic pay
Paid rest breaks
Conversion or refresher training is free and available for FLT certificates
Personal Protective Equipment provided
Contributory pension scheme
Healthcare cash back scheme
Free parking and free refreshments
Equivalent of 5.6 weeks statutory holiday leave. Holiday pay calculated using 12 month’s average earnings. Weekends/Bank Holidays which fall on your scheduled working days are normal working days unless holiday is authorised in advance.
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