Warehouse & Admin Team Member Job at Wincanton in Corby

Job Description



Fixed term 12 months Night shift

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 good news is that our continued success and business growth has opened up an exciting opportunity for a Warehouse Team Member to join our successful team at Corby on a fixed term contact for 12 months.

Working within our Warehouse team and reporting to the Warehouse Team Leader, you will be involved with all aspects of warehouse and admin in line with agreed procedures. Manual work within the warehouse will be required whilst undertaking this task.

The Role

To ensure that the operation meets the customer service requirements and site KPIs by completing each function at the highest standard

Formatting reports

Waving of customer orders and other adhoc warehouse admin

To carry out a variety of warehouse activities such as, loading & unloading of vehicles, FLT and pallet truck operation using RF systems.

To carry out duties accurately, above the required minimum productivity rates

To carry out general housekeeping and maintenance duties, to ensure that the profile of the site is maintained to the very highest standard

To be responsible for the Health and Safety of themselves and other operatives by adhering to safe working practices

To attend training courses when required

To ensure all handling of finished products comply with Legislative, Company & Customer requirements with respect to Food Safety, Quality & legality. This will be in accordance with the regulations of the company, customer & BRC standards thus ensuring that all products, packaging and processes meet these requirements.

Responsible for highlighting any potential quality issues that could impact on food safety, including hygiene and damage issues to your Shift Manager to ensure any complaints or product issues are maintained at the lowest level possible. Ensuring completion of all necessary process control and quality documented records.

The Person

Effective communication skills at all levels of internal & external customers

Highly flexible, committed and willing to carry out varied tasks positively and reliably.

Possess accuracy skills and ability to carry out tasks with attention to detail ensuring work is error free first time.

Must be PC literate – Microsoft packages including Excel to an intermediate level

Familiarisation with Manhattan WMS is preferable but not essential.

Motivated to be able to work under pressure and the ability to meet critical timeliness target

Ability to work as part of a team, whilst providing flexibility and reliability.

Motivated to be able to work under pressure and the ability to meet critical timeliness targets.

Sound knowledge of operating procedures across all areas of work

Be prepared to multi task and offer excellent and reliable support

Be prepared to be flexible in order to meet operational demands

Ability to communicate at all levels in both written and verbal forms

Ideally, experience in all aspects of warehouse work & the Manhattan warehouse system would be advantage

Punctuality, reliability and commitment

Flexibility to work additional shifts in busy periods.

If you feel that you have what it takes to support Wincanton in delivering the best service, we would love to hear from you. If you feel you meet the criteria and would like to be considered for the role, please apply by uploading you CV on to the Wincanton Vacancy: www.wincanton.co.uk/careers/current-opportunities

Closing Date for applications: Friday 5 June 2020

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 and other optional schemes you may wish to join. These are just some of the reasons which make Wincanton a great place to work!

About Company

Company: Wincanton

Company Location:  Corby

About Wincanton