Dispatch Operative (Dayshift) Job at Northern Hydraulics Ltd in Dungannon

Job Description

Company Background:

Northern Hydraulics Ltd is proud to be one of the UK’s top manufacturers of industry leading precision hydraulic cylinders. Throughout our 32 years in the industry, our global clients in the excavator, mining & quarrying & materials handling industry, have come to expect the highest quality products.

Accredited with Investors in People Silver Status, and recently recognised as a Best Managed Company by Deloitte, the business has undergone considerable expansion in recent years. Northern Hydraulics continues to invest in both its people & technology today.

As part of our continued growth & expansion, we are currently recruiting for a dispatch operative to join our dayshift team.

The successful applicant will report directly to the department team leader.

Essential Criteria:

– Previous experience in a dispatch / order picking environment

– Previous experience of picking, building & palletising orders for dispatch in a safe manner

– Experienced in dealing with dispatch paperwork in relation to internal & external hauliers & couriers

– Previous experience operating counter balance forklift truck

– Ability to demonstrate experience of dealing with high volume orders

– Previous stock control experience

– Ability to follow customer specific packing requirements

– Lorry loading experience

– Willingness to adhere to company H & S policy & procedures

– Willingness to maintain a high standard of housekeeping in line with 5S standards

– Good problem solving skills

– Strong communication skills both verbal & written

– Strong numeracy & literacy skills

– Ability to meet strict deadlines

– Excellent planning & organisational skills

– Good level of computer literacy

– Demonstrated ability for attention to detail

Desirable Criteria:

– Quality control experience preferential

– Previous experience operating reach forklift truck

– Previous experience operating powered pallet truck

– Previous experience in the engineering sector

– Competent in the use of ERP systems

Hours of Work:

Monday – Thursday: 07:30 – 16:30

Friday: 07:30 – 13:30

* Early finish Friday*

In return the successful applicant will receive:

– Competitive hourly rate

– Early finish on a Friday

– Westfield Health Membership

– Partially flexible holidays

– Long service reward

– Free on-site parking

– Learning & development opportunities

– Career progression opportunities


Northern Hydraulics Ltd reserves the right to enhance essential criteria in the event of a high volume of applicants. In such an event, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Northern Hydraulics Ltd is an equal opportunities employer.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From £10.00 per hour


  • Bike to work scheme
  • On-site parking
  • Referral programme
  • Wellness programmes


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • Logistics: 1 year (Preferred)

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About Company

Company: Northern Hydraulics Ltd

Company Location:  Dungannon

About Northern Hydraulics Ltd