Warehouse Operative x10

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Contract Logistics
Full Time

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Yusen Logistics is working to become the world’s preferred supply chain logistics company. Our complete offer is designed to forge better connections between businesses, customers, and communities – through innovative supply chain management, freight forwarding, warehousing and distribution services. As a company, we’re dedicated to a culture of continuous improvement, ensuring everyone who works with us is committed, connected and creative in making us the worlds preferred choice.

Due to continuous business growth, we are currently recruiting for x10 Warehouse Operatives To support the effective running of the warehouse operation, including inbound and outbound across our Grange Park site at Northampton. If you are committed and wish to be part of our continued success, we would like to hear from you. Experience is preferred but a positive ‘can do’ attitude is more important than experience. We can train you.

Salary: £21,381.84 / £10.28 per hour plus allowances
Shift Pattern: 06:00 - 14:00 and 14:00 – 22:00 rotational shifts, or 22:00 – 06:00

Job Description:

• As directed, safely handle products through all inbound and outbound processes, ensuring all company procedures are adhered to.
• Ensure all goods are handled in the correct manner to ensure that damage to kept to a minimum and manual handling techniques are followed to prevent injury and harm.
• Carry out any other reasonable requests to support the effective running of the warehouse.
• As directed, and in accordance with training, appropriately use Manual Handling equipment to support the operational processes when required.
• Ensure all health and safety procedures are adhered to, including PPE, escalating any concerns to your line manager at the earliest opportunity.
• Ensure all equipment checks are carried out in accordance with procedure, raising any defects to your line manager.
• Ensure all company procedures are adhered to, including absence, performance, standards of behaviour, taking due consideration of company values
• Ensure any concerns, issues or variances to instructions are immediately communicated to your line manager to allow appropriate action to be taken at the earliest opportunity


• Competitive pay rate of £10:28 per hour, £21,381.84 per annum
• Enhanced day shift supplement
• Enhanced night shift supplement
• Premium rate overtime paid at time and a half
• Pension Scheme
• Committed to promoting and protecting the mental health and wellbeing of all our staff
• Access to Benefits and Rewards discount scheme offering discounts online and in-store giving you the potential to make big savings across grocery, clothes shopping, holidays, insurance, gifts and more….
• Free corporate uniform
• Free car parking

Key Competences:

• Good level of general education, including good understanding of both written and verbal English
• Literate and numerate
• Previous warehouse experience is an advantage.
• Awareness of manual handling techniques is an advantage
• Ability to work as part of a team.
• Committed – Co-operate and work collaboratively, fostering relationships with others
• Communication – Shares insight, thoughts, and information effectively with others
• Creative – Proactive, taking action to lead, rather than react to a situation.
• Team player – the ability to work well as part of a team

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.
Yusen Logistics is an equal opportunities employer, who encourages applications from all suitably qualified and eligible applicants regardless of their personal circumstances. We make our recruiting decisions solely based on the skillset and experience. Diversity allows us to create an inclusive environment, where our employees can strive and grow their potential.