Warehouse Operative

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Warehouse Operative 

Heron Foods are a family owned food retailer based in the East Riding of Yorkshire dedicated to bringing their customers the very best value in frozen chilled and grocery products. There first store opened in Hull in 1979 and they now operate from 235 stores, trading throughout the North of England and the Midlands. 

Position: Warehouse Operative (10:00-22:00) 
Location: Melton - E Yorkshire 
Job type: Part Time, Permanent 
Hours: 36 hours per week 
Shift: 10:00-22:00, 30 minute and a 15 minute paid break, working Saturday, Sunday & Monday. 
Salary: £8.70 per hour 

Role overview 

Heron Foods are now seeking experienced Warehouse Operatives to pick stock orders ready to be distributed to regional stores in an efficient and effective manner within the Freezer, Chilled or Ambient store. 

We are offering 36 hours per week, working three 12 hour shifts, 10am to 10pm, working Friday, Saturday, Sunday with a 30 minute and a 15 minute paid break. 

This role has a performance related bonus, with the potential to earn up to an extra £75* per week on top of your basic pay. (*full time equivalent, subject to your usual tax & NI deductions) 


- Pick orders and load cages ready for store deliveries in an accurate and efficient manner, this could be based in the Freezer section, chiller or the dry store. 
- You could be potentially working in conditions of -25 in the Freezer section, for this will have the correct PPE to work in this climate 
- Manage your time effectively in order to achieve the pick figure targets and job standards set out by Warehouse Supervisor/Manager. 
- Maintain high levels of Health and Safety standards. 
- Keep work area clean and tidy. 
- Comply with and observe Company rules, policies and procedures at all times and reporting any witnessed breach. 
- Demonstrating Company values & commitment towards upholding the Heron’s professional image. 
- Complying with all Health & Safety responsibilities in line with Company policies and procedures. 
- Upholding employee and organisational confidentiality in line with Data Protection Act and other contractual obligations. 

Essential skills or experience: 

- Previous warehouse experience 
- Manual handling experience 
- Ability to work to KPI targets 
- Work on own initiative and as part of a team 

Desirable skills or experience: 

- Experience of using voice pick. 

You may have experience of the following: Order Picker, Warehouse Operative, Goods Out, Retail Assistant, Order Packer, Warehouse Assistant, Distribution Centre Operative etc
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