F/T Warehouse Assistant

Reference: JD 2/11/2018
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Sector: Retail
Salary/Rate:
Location: Bermondsey, South London
Type: Full time
Posted: 02/11/2018

Company Description

F/T Warehouse Assistant

Salary – £8.55PH

We are a London-based produce company located in Bermondsey, recently named one of the 50 fastest growing companies in the UK. More than just a fresh produce supplier, we go to great lengths to source unique varieties of fruit & vegetables that are grown for flavor and we work with farmers that share our philosophy in their growing. We supply some of the UK’s top chefs & restaurants.

Job Description

We are looking for people to join our exceptional warehouse team for a number of roles in Goods Out operative, Pickers, Packers, Goods In, Warehouse Operatives and Loaders. If you have an appetite to grow and develop, organisation provides a great opportunity for you to achieve this, with 95% of our managers being promoted from within.

Hours of work are 6am-4pm and 7am-4pm 6 days/week on a rotation basis including weekends. The job requires primarily working in a refrigerated environment, at around +5 degrees Celsius, but don’t worry we will keep you warm with our uniforms and hot drinks and toast, as well as great fruit and vegetables available at break times.

To be successful at organisation, we are looking for the following :

Essential Skills

  • Ability to work under pressure, maintaining accuracy, and keeping deadlines in a time-constrained environment
  • Ability to accurately pick & pack orders
  • Desire to learn about client needs, products, and operational procedures
  • Handling stock, both upon receiving and within our warehouse
  • Ability to identify opportunities for process improvement

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Experience working at night in a warehouse environment – preferably in the food business
  • Be able to communicate at a good standard of English, both written and verbal
  • Recognize that attention to detail is critical
  • Be reliable, professional, and efficient
  • Be able to work both as an individual and as part of a team

In return we offer you a competitive salary, potential to earn a performance related bonus, free food and drinks and a pension plan.

We look forward to hearing from you and why you want to join the team.

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Step Ahead is committed to preventing discrimination in its recruitment practices by stimulating genuine equality of opportunity. This means that everyone is treated solely on the basis of competence and merit, regardless of age, gender, marital status, sexuality, ethnic, racial, religious or disability considerations, and we welcome applications from all sectors of the community’

Our recruitment service for the above role(s) is subject to public-funding intended to support 18-30 year olds claiming benefits from a Southwark or Lambeth JCP office.   We can therefore only consider applicants meeting that criteria.

Contact: Jackie

E: jdouglas@stepahead.co.uk

M: 07703 754449

 

 

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