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Fork lift Driver/Warehouse Assistant

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Category: Manufacturing/Surveying
Location: Greater London
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Job Title Fork lift Driver/Warehouse Assistant Line Manager Warehouse Manager Contract Term Permanent, Full-time Department Warehouse Executive Reporting Line Manager Operations Manager Contracted Hours Monday to Friday 8am – 5pm or 9am – 6pm This equates to a 40 hour working week. A high degree of flexibility is required in order to meet business needs Overall objective of Role To operate a Fork lift truck within the warehouse and perform primary duties: The Forklift Operator is responsible for operating a forklift to move, locate, relocate, and stack stock. The Operator is accountable for the safe and efficient operation of the vehicle and may also be required to perform other duties in the warehouse as required. Due to business requirements, it is expected that the role holder will need to have a high degree of flexibility in order to meet the demands of the role. Therefore, it may be necessary to work out of normal working hours due to the nature of the business, and in order to meet the necessary demands of our customer base. The role holder must be able to adjust to a broad and fluid set of tasks as requirements change in this progressive company. THE ROLE INVOLVES MOVING, STRETCHING, LIFTING, BENDING AND CARRYING OF BOXES & MATERIALS. Working Relationships * All company personnel * Delivery Drivers that deliver goods to Elixir House Primary Duties and Responsibilities * Start of day safety checks on the FLT being used and completion of report(s) * Checking and putting away stock using Voice system * Moving stock for Replenishment using Voice system * Load and unload deliveries * Check the deliveries against paperwork * Order picking as required using Voice system * Keep the warehouse clean and tidy Security It is the responsibility of the warehouse team to ensure the security of the building at all times, specifically: * To ensure all visitors/Drivers are supervised at all times while on company property and that the warehouse is never left unattended at any time while the security shutter is open * If required, the warehouse team should request the help of one of the packing team to provide cover in this area * To ensure no vehicles are permitted onto company premises at any time unless instructed to do so Key skills and Knowledge Essential * Highly organised and good attention to detail * Good written and verbal communication skills * Experience of stock handling/warehousing * Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues * Work well as part of a team * High level of numeracy * Excellent planning skills in order to meet required deadlines, ability to remain calm under pressure. * Enjoy working in a fast-paced environment * Demonstrate a pro-active ‘can do’ attitude * Experience of using Voice picking system an advantage but not essential as full training provided * Worked in Drive in Racking an advantage but not essential Qualifications and Experience * Current licence for FLT Reach & Counter balance Key Behaviours * Self- motivated * Flexible, Reliable and Hardworking A training plan will encompass the following to ensure effectiveness of the employee, and to meet our safety standards: * Manual handling * Voice pick training * Drive in Racking Health & Safety Responsibilities: Act in accordance with the relevant Health & Safety policies and procedures, adhering to legislative compliance and company requirements

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