Dispatch Operative

Posted 3 weeks ago
To carry out warehouse duties following all relevant company procedures and adhering to company policies.

Job Description

Job Title:  Warehouse Operative

Last revision date: April 2024

Department: Operations

Location:  Redditch

Weekly working hours: 40

Contract type Perm

Responsible to: Warehouse Manager/ Supervisors

Responsible for:

 

Our Vision: A Responsible Family Enterprise That Shares Focus on Delivering Sustainable Growth Through Partnerships, Collaboration & Innovation with an Environmental & Social Conscience.

Our Mission: Working Together to Deliver Solutions That Make A Difference

 To carry out warehouse duties following all relevant company procedures and adhering to company policies.

Principle Accountabilities & Objectives

 

  • Ensure the Goods in and dispatch process is followed as per the work instructions.
  • Order picking using the correct procedures.
  • Ensure correct dress code (PPE) is worn at all times.
  • Follow clean as you go policy, so housekeeping is kept to the required standards.
  • Report any incidents, accidents and near misses to the on shift Manager/ Supervisor.
  • Ensure the Warehouse is “audit ready” at all times.
  • Help to deliver a service level in excess of 99.5%

 

 

People/Personal Management

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  • Encourage team members to develop and learn.
  • Build working relationships with peers and work colleagues both within the department and throughout the company.
  • Operate to high moral, personal and appearance standards and encourage peers to do the same.
  • Ensure peers to work within health and safety guidelines.

 

Information Management

 

  • Ensure information is recorded correctly on daily sheets and highlight any issues to team.
  • Communicate with your team daily too ensure they understand targets and schedules
  • Liaise with Stock Controllers and booking in staff with regards to stock movement

 

Skills/Knowledge and Qualifications

 

  • Trained on all relevant equipment within the warehouse
  • Trained in the use of computer stock system
  • The ability to communicate with people within your area and other areas of the business

 

  • To participate fully in the Company’s Personal Performance and Development process and to undertake training and development relevant to your job.
  • To contribute to the development of a respectful and mutually supportive working environment in accordance with our values.
  • Support the team to monitor and control the use of resource in a cost effective manner.
  • Encourage team members to develop and learn, ensuring the team are trained in respective areas to enhance the flexibility of the company.
  • Build working relationships with colleagues both within the department and throughout the company.

To comply with all Oakland policies and procedures, especially your own duty of take care towards your own personal health and safety and that of others who may be affected by your actions at work. 

This job description describes the main responsibilities of the post holder. As circumstances change, they may be amended to reflect new requirements of the post but levels of responsibility and the nature of duties will remain consistent. The post holder will be fully consulted on any significant changes.

 

The job description is not intended to cover in detail all the tasks required of the post.  The post-holder will be required to carry out other associated duties necessary to provide an effective service and deliver the key areas of responsibility. These duties will not be unreasonable and will be appropriate to this level of post.

Our Vision: A Responsible Family Enterprise That Shares Focus on Delivering Sustainable Growth Through Partnerships, Collaboration & Innovation with an Environmental & Social Conscience.

Our Mission: Working Together to Deliver Solutions That Make A Difference

Person Specification

Warehouse Operative- Dispatch

Essential

MHE licences beneficial

Assessed By

Application Form / CV

Essential

Current warehouse picking experience – preferably on scanner

Numerate and literate

Assessed By

CV / Application Form

Interview

Essential

Self motivated

Good team player

Flexibility of hours/shifts essential

Assessed By

Interview

Job Features

Department:Warehouse
Weekly working hours:40
Salary£11.50 per hour
Responsible for:n/a
Authorised byKH