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Warehouse Operative

Job description

We are working on behalf of one of our clients in the Gateshead area who are looking for Warehouse Operatives to join their team. This is a temporary ongoing position with a view to go permanent for the right person. 

Duties will include but are not limited to:
  • Working from a pick list to pack and prepare orders and ensure they are sent out to the customer on time and correctly
  • Working to daily targets
  • Off loading deliveries,  scanning goods on receipt, moving onto pallets and putting stock away
  • Wrapping and sealing of products
  • Labelling products ready for despatch
  • Ensuring orders are completed on time
  • General housekeeping tasks
  • Use of Manual Handling Equipment to pick orders
2 shift rotation – Hours of work will be a rotating pattern of 6.00am – 2.00pm / 2.00pm – 10.00pm, Monday to Friday – Pay rate £9.75 Per Hour + £9.36 per shift worked


  • Experience in a production, warehouse or factory environment is desirable but not essential
  • Experience in the use of a Fork Lift Truck or any other Manual Handling Equipment eg LOLOP is required. However any previous training,  basic experience or outdated license will suffice as full traiing will be given.
  • This role does require manually lifting the materials so applicants must be physically fit
  • Previous experience working in a warehouse 
  • Working to targets 

Due to the high volume of candidates responding to our adverts unfortunately we are not always able to provide individual feedback. If you don't hear from us within the next ten days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. We will however keep your details on file and you may be contacted about other opportunities in the future.

How to apply


Ref KES-V/5537-GYVD

Job title Warehouse Operative

Area Gateshead

Salary £9.75 p/hr + £9.36 per shift worked for the 2 shift rotation

Hours of work 2 shift rotation (6.00am - 2.00pm / 2.00pm - 10.00pm) available

Permanent / Temporary Temporary