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Work in this industry varies from basic operative work to roles that require the operation of machinery. Many temporary or seasonal roles are available that require the ability to assist other operatives in the warehouse, assist with storage or product labelling, and maintain records. Most roles involve picking and packing of stock, processing inbound and outbound receipts, operating warehousing systems and otherwise helping to ensure dispatch timetables are met
Other positions seek experienced assistants, controllers or managers with car or commercial vehicle licences, fork lift licences, health and safety certification and/or first aid training. Work can often involve night shifts or long hours. The ideal candidate will typically have a full UK drivers licence without endorsement, a history of reliable employment in the field and their own set of safety boots, though not all positions will require all of these
Many of these roles are available on a temporary or short-term basis and remuneration is typically on an hourly-wage basis. A rate of £6.50 can typically be expected, though rates for some roles can range up to £8.00. Some permanent positions for assistants are available at a median salary of £17,000 and managers can earn £30,000.
Warehouses are required to store products and goods, perishable and non-perishable, for further distribution. People working on these buildings ensure products have been well sorted with suitable environment conditions for each item. They are also required every time products need to be loaded on a vehicle or receiving new goods for storing.
Warehouse workers usually perform many of the following tasks:
• Keeping compuratised checks of the stored products.
• Moving goods around the warehouse.
• Signing delivery notes.
• Reporting broken goods.
• Packing products for dispatch.
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£9.38 per hour
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£18000 - £21000/annum
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