Warehouse Operative/ Picker Packer

Our client based in Waterbeach is looking for Warehouse Operatives to join their growing team. The candidate will be tasked with preparing for the distribution of customer orders in a professional and efficient way. Various tasks will be required in order to contribute towards the efficient running of the Warehouse.

Working hours – 07.00 – 16.00 Monday to Thursday and 7.00 – 13.00 Friday (Friday afternoons will be worked on a rota basis) Overtime will also be required during peak season.

Overtime is paid at 1.5x Monday - Saturday after 40hours. Double pay on Sundays.

Key Responsibilities

  • Source products based on requirements on tickets detailing customer orders
  • Update the system under Notes to specify ‘packed as requested’
  • Fold garments appropriately and attach the relevant ticket
  • Take responsibility for the quality, efficiency and pace of your own work
  • Ensure garments are in the correct size grouping prior to packing and use initiative to pre-empt problems
  • QC all items on return from ceremonies, send for cleaning/repair if required.
  • Take on all other duties as required within the Packing section, such as helping the Hoods, Hats or spares teams, folding hoods and gowns etc.
  • Moving/wheeling and manual lifting of hampers and trays is required, either on own or assisting others
  • To undertake any training as required and have the ability to learn and work in a multi-skilled warehouse.
  • To take responsibility for self and others in line with the Company Health & Safety policy
  • To use any company equipment in a safe manor
  • Assistance with other section duties as required (e.g. Dispatch), helping with stock take, tidying workspace etc.


  • At least 1 years’ experience within a similar Warehouse function and able to demonstrate all required aspects of the Packer’s role without supervision
  • Attention to detail and checking of instructions, completing high quality work within expected timescales
  • Basic computer skills and ability to learn new skills and techniques quickly
  • Manual handling knowledge/previous training useful
  • Demonstrate consistently high work ethic, pro-actively looking to improve productivity and help others.
  • Show Mutual respect to colleagues and internal customers

Expected Company Standards

  • Be energetic & positive, with a ‘can do’ attitude towards customers at all times
  • Solve customer issues/queries quickly, keeping them informed of progress
  • Anticipate customer needs, taking steps to avoid potential problems
  • Actively contribute ideas to improve customers’ experiences within your area
  • Work with others to achieve the best practical outcome for the business
  • Promote team work and knowledge sharing
  • Contribute to the delivery of department plans, service levels and team results
  • Help to create an environment of trust amongst each other
  • Listen to and consider ideas and views from others
  • Treat all team members fairly and with respect
  • Take on board constructive criticism/feedback
  • Demonstrate sound judgement when dealing with confidential information
  • Approach your work in a professional, level headed & consistent manner
  • Complete high quality work within expected time scales
  • Show willingness and enthusiasm to try new methods of working
  • Avoid issues happening again by learning from mistakes


Ely, Cambridgeshire, England

£16,500 Annual Permanent

Date Posted
5 Oct 18

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