Warehouse operative

Accrington | Job ID: MNF33 | £18,000

Cummins Mellor are looking for experienced Warehouse operatives to work for a successful distribution centre in the Accrington area. This position is a brilliant opportunity and would go permanent for the right individual.

What’s in it for you?

  • Monday – Friday 8am – 4.30pm
  • 1 hour break each day
  • Weekly pay
  •  £9.35pm
  •  In house FLT training available
  • Secure position after 3 months

What will your duties be?

  • Loading and unloading delivery vehicles, by hand or with a forklift truck.
  • Checking for damaged or missing items and then sorting stock for storage in the warehouse.
  • Taking goods to the appropriate storage space –using loading and lifting gear for heavy goods.
  • Keeping a careful record of the stock on the warehouse management system, so that it can be located quickly.
  • Operating a forklift truck to move and rearrange stock and ensure that products are stored safely and labelled correctly and safely.
  • Picking orders from the storage space and bringing them for packing, or to the loading bay for transportation.
  • Ensure orders are packaged and labelled correctly to prevent returned orders.
  • Organising transfers and loading goods on to delivery vehicles.
  • Cleaning and maintaining the warehouse will also be part of the daily routine.
  • With heavy equipment in operation warehouses can be dangerous places, so following workplace health and safety rules will be essential.

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Current forklift licence would be desirable
  • Previous warehouse experience preferred
  • Ability to work on own initiative is essential
  • Keen attention to detail and accuracy is essential.
  • IT skills are Preferred.
  • Excellent communication and being able to work as a part of a team are essential.

If you are interested in the position please upload your up to date CV, or call the office and ask to speak to Mia.


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What happens next?

  1. We’ll take a look at your application
  2. We’ll review it in line with our client’s requirements and assess if you’re a match for the role
  3. We’ll call you for a chat about the position to learn a little more about you and your personal aspirations
  4. We’ll invite you in to Cummins Mellor HQ to meet with our team and discuss the next steps in your career

Not ready to apply?

Not ready to apply just yet? If you’re looking for some more information then please give us a call.

Speak to Mia Gray

Recruitment Consultant

T: 01254 239363

E: mia@cumminsmellor.co.uk