Forklift Operative

  • Job Reference: 2902211116
  • Date Posted: 29 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Archers Recruitment
  • Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
  • Salary: £18,500
  • Sector: Industrial
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Key responsibilities-

  • Picking orders, keeping records of goods out, preparing despatch notes, labels, and manifests
  • Loading and unloading delivery vans and lorries
  • Checking correct quantities and type of goods received
  • Recording any damaged, missing, or faulty products, preparing and submitting claims
  • Moving goods to correct areas in warehouse, either manually or using mechanical handling equipment, incl. pallet stacker and forklift truck
  • Barcoding parts and allocating storage spaces
  • Relocating and restocking goods
  • Reporting for reordering when stock gets low
  • Responding to and dealing with internal, external communication by email, telephone and in person
  • Supporting and cooperating with all internal company departments, developing very good relationship with these
  • Complying with health, safety, and security procedures
  • Maintaining the Warehouse in a tidy state and clearing away packaging material and debris
  • Having clear understanding of the company's polices and vision and how the warehouse contributes to these
  • Ad-hoc duties - willingness to assist others during busy periods