Warehouse & Logistics Operative - Harrogate

Logistics and Warehouse
Ref: 208 Date Posted: Thursday 30 Jul 2020
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Warehouse & Logistics Operative

A brilliant new position has arisen for an experienced Warehouse & Logistics Operative to join our client based in Harrogate.  You will have responsibility for the warehouse function, coordinating deliveries and building maintenance.  We are looking for candidates with strong organisational skills who can work on their own initiative to make changes and improvements to ensure the department runs as efficiently and effectively as possible. 

The position is full-time Monday to Friday 7.30 – 17.00, based in Harrogate

Salary £22,000 - £24,000 depending on experience plus excellent benefits

Responsibilities will include –

  • Booking goods in and checking against orders
  • Picking goods and despatching orders ensuring all pick lists are cleared
  • Arranging delivery of all orders with customers over the phone, booking appointments in on Outlook
  • Negotiation of rates with couriers
  • Liaising with purchasing and operations to ensure correct stock levels
  • Assembly of equipment for orders going out the following day
  • Assisting with the delivery of goods using the company van
  • A proactive approach to rearranging and keeping the warehouse tidy
  • Liaising with purchasing re supplier returns
  • Dealing with the building maintenance i.e. fire alarm, PAT testing
  • Assistance with Health and Safety
  • General upkeep and maintenance of the building and grounds

Candidate requirements -

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Confident, positive can-do attitude
  • Able to work as a team - communicate with team members to inform of any issues or ideas for improvement
  • Manage time effectively ensuring urgent requests are responded to immediately.
  • Accountability – be accountable for any tasks you are given
  • Understanding of stock management systems
  • Microsoft Office skills required
  • Must have a driving licence

Please apply via the link or contact Louise – Unity Resourcing