Warehouse Team Member


Job Details


UK Middlewich GSK - 10760

Contract Type

Fixed Term

Working Pattern

Full Time


£19,028 + associated shift premium

Closing Date

30/06/2021 11:00

Warehouse Team Member (Operative)

Hours – 40 hours per week

Various shifts available: Early’s/Lates and Nights

Duration of contract – Temporary, fixed-term contract for 6-months

About us:

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 great news is, our continued success and business growth has opened an exciting opportunity for energetic, experienced, driven, ambitious individuals to join our successful team as Warehouse Team Members at our Middlewich site based in Cheshire.

Role overview:

Our warehouse and distribution centre in Middlewich are attractive for all the right reasons.  The warehouse operation is fast-paced, and perfect for people who want to develop their careers as part of a team.  We are looking for likeminded people who share our passion for getting quality products in front of customers in the best possible condition.

Key responsibilities:

Reporting to the Warehouse Shift Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Completing a number of manual handing tasks, with and without the use of MHE.
  • Ensuring the picking, assembling, relocation and despatching of stock is completed to the highest required standards.
  • Handling all aspects of goods receipt, unloading vehicles, handling documentation and entering information into the Warehouse Management Information System.
  • Accountability for the timely and accurate distribution of stock and goods.
  • Carry out general housekeeping, stocktaking and maintenance duties to ensure the profile of the site is maintained to the very highest standard.
  • Responsible for Health and Safety of themselves and other team members by adhering to safe working practices.

It is essential you have:

  • Experience of working within a warehouse/relevant industrial experience and shift work.
  • A good understanding of Health and Safety and safe working practices.
  • A flexible and professional approach towards work.
  • A positive can-do attitude.

It is desirable you have:

  • Experience of Warehouse Management Information Systems and are computer literate.
  • A Reach and Counterbalance Licence.

What do we offer?

We really value our people and offer a friendly working environment, a focus on developing your skills and a competitive salary.  Benefits include access to a company pension scheme with employer contributions, 30 days holiday (inclusive of Bank Holidays), cycle to work scheme, on site canteen and optional schemes you may wish to join.  These are just some of the reasons which make Wincanton a great place to work!

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

Apply Now!

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 apply by following the links and uploading your CV. We are a fast-moving organisation so we may not always wait until the closing date to review applications. As a result, you should submit your CV as soon as possible!

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