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Warehouse Operative

Job Description

We are working with an internationally established Shipping and Logistics company based in Buckinghamshire near to Oxford, looking for a Warehouse Operative to join their team.

The main responsibilities of this role are to offload items, move items with pallet and forklift trucks and various warehouse duties.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Loading duties, breaking down cargo, building pallets and loading and offloading

  • Work closely with the ETSF manager

  • Operate as a secure Border Force AEO

  • Booking in and locating freight to ETSF area within the warehouse

  • Scanning and scrutinising cargo, ensuring all information is accurate and correct, labelling as required

  • To place and retrieve freight in and from appropriate storage areas

  • Ensuring the warehouse is secure due to the sensitive cargo within

  • Organising the warehouse as required making sure that space is utilised efficiently

  • Always working within accordance of company health and safety policy

  • To carry out bond checks and housekeeping duties as required

  • Handling enquiries as necessary, escalating complaints if required

  • Processing relevant paperwork

  • Processing HAWB’s and MAWB’s respectively

Experience Required:

  • Experience in a customs-controlled environment

  • Import/Export experience

  • A full (clean) security check will be conducted if proceeding with this role. This will include a 5-year work and academic check.

  • Experience working in a warehouse environment

  • Great team player, capable of working well alongside colleagues.

  • IT skills will be required.

  • Excellent communicative ability can liaise with a variety of different people.

  • Dependable and reliable, can work well independently on own initiative.

If this sounds like a role that you’d be interested in hearing more about, please do not hesitate to contact us at Alchemy recruitment to hear more about the role.