Warehouse Operative

Location : Stirchley, West Midlands, England
Job Ref : AR535
Consultant : Alex Reeves
Sector : Transport, Logistics
Salary : £23k - 25k per year


AR535 – Warehouse Operative

Location: Kings Norton

Salary: £23,000 – £25,000


First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Warehouse Operative on behalf of one of our clients.

The successful candidate will work in the operations team to ensure smooth operation of warehouse. Preparing, rigging, operating and de-rigging of AV systems. Based in the warehouse but with an element of onsite live event work. Shift of 7.5 hours with a 1-hour lunch break generally commencing at 07:00 or 09:00 dependent on Operations Managers shift. Start and finish times may be adjusted to suit the work levels.

Our client encourages applications from ex-military personnel however all candidates will be given due consideration.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Keep warehouse and working environment tidy and orderly.
  • Pulling and checking out of kit and cables.
  •  Assist on site with installations / operating and de-rigs.
  • Working with Hiretrack system for log of kit / job movements.
  • Booking damaged / faulty items into service on hiretrack.
  • Accept company deliveries and oversee items dispatched out of the building.
  • Monitor staff / crew working in the warehouse for safety and quality.
  • Loading and unloading of vehicles.
  • Shelving kit and cables
  • Complete training as required by the company to undertake specific duties (e.g. manual handling, ladder inspection, portable appliance testing, IOSH).
  • Report system failures, dangerous occurrences, etc. to management.
  • Driving – deliveries and collections and onsite work. – Subject to obtaining Licence 
  • Dry Hire Items – logging and checking return of dry hire equipment. Reporting any issues or missing items to Hire Co-ordinator.
  • Let in’s and let out’s
  • Working alongside warehouse operatives, onsite crew and project managers to gain knowledge and experience.
  • Supporting Warehouse & Technical Support
  • IT Rental stock – Clearing content off IT rental stock on return
  • PAT Testing (subject to passing course)

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team is a must with emphasis on respect, consideration and civility
  • Customer service focused
  • Ability to still be effective whilst working under pressure
  • Positive approach to a challenge
  • Time keeping and time management
  • Add value to the team

Location: Kings Norton

Salary: £23,000 – £25,000

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