Warehouse Operative

Preston Brook

Job Details


UK Runcorn Preston Brook B&Q - 12315

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time



Closing Date

21/10/2020 16:00

Warehouse Operative (Cross Dock)

We are looking for Warehouse Operatives (Cross Dock) to join our B&Q Outbase in Preston Brook.  You will be working a 48 hour working week Tuesday – Saturday

Salary £21,765 48 hour week

The Role

  • Warehouse activities including picking, loading and unloading of vehicles, FLT and pallet truck operation .  The role will involve manual handling and some heavy lifting.
  • Completion of paperwork to be completed daily i.e. returns manifests, daily drivers. Footprint. Recording loads leaving site .
  • To ensure the operation meets the customer service requirements and site KPIs by completing each function to the highest standard.
  • General housekeeping and maintenance duties, to ensure that the profile of the site is maintained to the highest standard
  • Responsible for the Health and Safety of yourself and other operatives by adhering to safe working practices   

The Person

  • You must have the commitment, enthusiasm and flexibility to work various shift patterns which are able to respond to seasonal customer demand.
  • Warehouse experience would be an advantage, but not essential as training will be provided
  • Excellent punctuality, performance, reliability and commitment
  • Have a flexible approach in regards to working hours and respond positively to changing demands
  • Previous experience operating FLT/holding existing licences is desirable
  • Ability to use Word and Excel effectively
  • Good health and safety awareness.

Due to the nature of the work heavy lifting is required. This includes repetitively handling bulky,– i.e washing machines, kitchen units, kitchen worktops. It is therefore essential that the successful applicant is capable to carry out this nature of work.

What we offer?

  • B&Q 20% discount card (once completing satisfactory probationary)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Training and development opportunities including Customer Service training, management training programmes, management opportunities
  • Uniform
  • Recognition schemes
  • Child care vouchers
  • RAC discount
  • E-Vouchers
  • Leisure Vouchers
  • Supermarket Savings
  • Access to a company pension scheme with employer contributions and other optional schemes you may wish to join

If you feel that you have what it takes to support Wincanton in delivering the best service, we would love to hear from you please click to apply

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