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Job Title: Warehouse Operative

Location: Peterborough

Description: Staffline is one of the UK's leading recruitment companies, helping to find work for thousands of people on a daily basis. Our temporary workers can enjoy great benefits including training and apprenticeships, as well as real opportunities for career progression and permanent employment.

We are recruiting for Warehouse Operatives to join us at our client’s busy food processing site based in Peterborough.
The main duty of the role will be to use manual handling equipment within a large chilled warehouse to pick a variety of fresh produce - ranging from fresh vegetables, dairy products, desserts etc. Successful candidates will be working in a chilled & ambient warehouse, operating both manual and electrical pallet trucks and stacking items into roll cages, guided by digital wrist mounted computers and trigger scanners.

This role includes some heavy lifting and repetitive actions in the picking and stacking of the cages and dollies.
Successful candidates will ideally have some experience of working within a fast paced production environment, however this is not essential as full training will be provided. Candidates must also be flexible in their approach to working hours, as they will be required to work weekends.

Night shifts are fixed and the day shifts are rotating - times can vary depending on the needs of the business. A guideline of the hours available are 6.00am – 2.00pm and 2.00pm – 10.00pm for day shifts or 10.00pm – 6.00am for night shifts.

Candidates will work any 5 days from 7, including weekends and bank holidays

Pay Rates:  National Minimum Wage - £11.65 per hour depending on shifts and weekly performance

Performance bonus is available on all shifts, therefore, there is a potential to increase hourly earnings with excellent pick rates. Overtime is also available after 48 hours with increased pay rates. The pay rates will be discussed in more detail at the interview stage.

As from the 1st April 2017 employees over the age of 25 and not in the first year of an Apprenticeship will be paid a minimum of £7.50 per hour based on the New National Living Wage.

If you wish to apply for this position please call us on 01858 412767

Expiry Date: 22/06/2018