Warehouse Operative - FTC

Posted 28 June 2024
Salary £12.00
Job type Fixed-Term - Full Time
Discipline Logistics & Distribution
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameTammy Sanderson
Expiry date 25 July 2024

Job description

We’re a leading manufacturer of convenience food in the UK and our purpose is to make every day taste better.  We’re a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing around 13,600 colleagues across 16 manufacturing units and 17 distribution depots across the UK. We supply all the UK’s food retailers with everything from Sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals, and in FY23, we generated revenues of £1.9bn.  Our vast direct-to-store (DTS) distribution network, comprising of 17 depots nationwide, enables us to make over 10,400 daily deliveries of our own chilled and frozen produce and that of third parties. 


Manton 110: 

A major picking depot in Worksop, employing more than 200 colleagues and operating a fleet of more than 60 vehicles. The depot server major convenience retailers in the region. 


What you'll be doing: 

We have an exciting opportunity for a Warehouse Operative to join our team based at our Manton 110 depot. Working within our cold store warehouse, your role will involve picking orders using voice picking technology. Putting orders together for next-day delivery to our customers, you will be part of a warehouse team driven to deliver excellent customer service. This role would be ideal for Warehouse Operatives looking to develop their career with a growing business – working with some of the UKs’ biggest brands. 


Role details: 

  • Shift Times: Varied start time between 7am and 2pm, 8 hour shifts (40 hours per week) 
  • Shift Pattern: Working 5 days out of 6. Every Saturday off plus a rolling day off mid week 
  • Pay Rate: £12 per hour (+ £4.30 per hour for Sunday work) 
  • Overtime: Premiums are payable after 42 hours at time and a quarter 

What we’re looking for: 

We are looking for team players who are comfortable with physical work, full time hours and working in a cold environment. 


General Responsibilities: 

  • Picking customer orders in our Warehouse. 
  • Ensuring all orders are being picked accurately using 'voice pick' technology, and deliveries are placed in the appropriate delivery pallets at all times, marking the order size on the delivery notes. 
  • Working in a fast-paced environment and able to meet time-sensitive deadlines. 
  • Logging product shortages and reporting them to the Management Team at the depot at the end of each shift. 
  • Ensuring all trays are stacked and kept in the designated place before the shift ends. 
  • Maintaining the depot's cleanliness and tidiness in work areas at all times. 
  • Ensuring all PPE issued is worn at all times. 


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


What you’ll get in return: 

  • Pension up to 8% matched 
  • On site staff shop 
  • Company share save scheme 
  • Greencore Qualifications 
  • Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform 
  • On-site car park 
  • On-site subsidised food area 
  • Weekly pay 
  • Promotion and progression opportunities 


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