Despatch Picking Operative

Posted 14 June 2024
Salary £15.15
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Production Management
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameTammy Sanderson
Expiry date 04 July 2024

Job description

Why Greencore?

You may not have heard of us, but we’re sure you’ve tried our products because we supply food for the all the major supermarkets in the UK.

Here at Manton Wood, we have a team of around 1,700 colleagues. We produce sandwiches and wraps for some of the biggest retailers in the UK including Co-op, Asda, Morrisons, Boots, Aldi and Lidl.

Our Manton Wood site has a gym, restaurant with hot food and a staff shop available to all our colleagues.


What you'll be doing

We are looking for an energetic Order Picker to ensure the accurate and timely delivery of products. You will operate warehouse equipment to build and send appropriate orders.

An order picker must be always on time and able to work long hours on their feet.

They are strong and deft with an ability to “pick up” on small details.

We also expect you to be “picky” when it comes to ensuring the quality of orders.


*       Receive and check incoming pick tickets

*       Locate products using technology

*       Retrieve orders according to quantity etc. ensuring accuracy

*       Build pallets with orders and position them to loading docks

*       Wrap orders before loading on trucks

*       Keep records of completed orders

*       Maintain equipment and report on malfunctions

*       Adhere to health & safety policies and quality standards

What we’re looking for

We’re not all the same at Greencore and our differences help us to make every day taste better for all our stakeholders. We truly put our people at the core and are proud of our diversity.

*       Proven experience as order picker or other warehouse position

*       Experience or license in handling forklifts, pallets jacks and other warehouse equipment

*       Experience in voice picking systems or RF devices

*       Able to read and write in English

*       Great attention to detail

*       Diligent and punctual

*       Good physical strength and stamina

If this sounds like you, join us and grow with Greencore, and be a part of driving our future success.

What you’ll get in return

*       Competitive salary and job-related benefits

*       Holidays

*       Pension up to 8% matched

*       Life insurance up to 4x salary

*       Company share save scheme

*       Greencore Qualifications

*       Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform

*       Access to a full Wellbeing Centre platform

Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.