Warehouse Operative - Rotating Day Shift


Job Details


UK Charlton Sainsburys - 12323

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time

Closing Date

30/06/2021 14:00


Wincanton is a leading third party logistics (3PL) and supply chain solutions provider in the UK and Ireland. As the largest British logistics company we work in industry sectors as diverse as milk, defence, energy, retail, consumer goods and construction, supporting every stage of development and adding value through our supply chain expertise and innovative approach to logistics challenges. With over 17,000 colleagues across more than 200 sites and a 3,400 strong fleet of vehicles, we put our customers at the heart of everything we do and our mission is “to make our customers business’s better, every day.”

Our people are at the core of our business and what makes Wincanton great. That’s why we provide significant opportunities for career progress, as well as training enrichment and multi-skilling, in a dynamic working environment.

The Role:

*** Please note that start dates will be from June 2021 ***

  • £10.91 per hour from day 1.
  • 4-weekly Lunar pay.
  • 13 week probation period.
  • Any 5 shifts (of 8 hours) from 7 (inc. weekends).
  • Your rota requires you to work 3 out of 4 weekends.
  • Rotating 6:00am-2:00pm and 2:00-10:00pm shift pattern (required to work both shifts).
  • Completing a number of manual handling tasks, with and without the use of MHE.
  • Ensuring the picking, assembling, relocation and despatching of stock is completed to the required standard.
  • Completing tasks using a handheld warehouse management device.
  • Accountability for the timely and accurate distribution of stock and goods.
  • Contributing towards our culture of trust, respect and togetherness.

Person Specification

  • Preferred previous experience of working in a multi-temperature environment.
  • Friendly and helpful, keen to contribute and add value to the site.
  • Motivated and committed.
  • Driven with high personal standards.
  • Flexible – Shifts require weekend work as the depot operates 24/7.
  • Ability to meet targets within set timescales, ensuring we always meet the customer’s service requirements.
  • The ability to understand and follow both verbal and written information.
  • Naturally curious, willing to learn and develop.
  • Warehouse Experience

Our Benefits:

 Our Promise + Benefits

  • £10.91 per hour from day 1.
  • Excellent holiday benefit.
  • Growth and development opportunities.
  • A safe and well maintained working environment.
  • Transport links close to site.
  • A large and secure on site car park.
  • Canteen on site.
  • Defined Contribution Pension.
  • Employee Benefits (discounts) platform and an Employee Assistance Programmes.

We really value our people and offer a friendly working environment, a focus on developing your skills and a competitive salary. These are just some of the reasons which make Wincanton a great place to work!

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



Your place in our world

Warehouse Team Manager
Warehouse Operative - Rotating Day Shift