Location: Daventry, Northamptonshire
Salary: Up to £21000 per annum + Excellent overtime rate
Posted: 2 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics
Contact Name: Jason Smith

Warehouse Operative (Daventry)

Job Description

A well respected logistics business has multiple opportunities for experienced Warehouse Operatives in the Daventry area. This is a full time, permanent role, with opportunity for career development.

You must have a valid FLT Counterbalance license to be successful for this role. Your Counterbalance license requires a minimum of six months validity.

You will need to be committed to work Monday to Friday 4.00pm to 1am.

Salary for this opportunity is £21k.

During peak season from the end of May to October, you will be required to be available to work either a Saturday or Sunday shift to cover customer demands. The excellent pay rate for overtime on a Saturday is £12.50 per hour and Sunday being paid at £22.50 per hour.

All overtime pay will be added onto your salary so could increase your salary by £2k-£3k per year. Overtime is also available Monday to Friday with a pay rate of £10.09.

You will need to demonstrate common sense, retain a professional, diplomatic approach (with a sense of humour), be able to pick things up quickly, think on your feet and be strong minded with a strength of character whilst retaining a positive attitude at all times.

General warehouse duties include scanning and sortation of freight by hand, loading and unloading through the evening. The vehicles are 3.5t sprinters or Luton box vehicles.

The successful candidate will need good verbal and written English. You must have Counterbalance/MHE experience. The role is 75% general warehouse duties and 25% of this role is Counterbalance/MHE.

Benefits include 20 days holiday + bank holidays (although there may be a need to work the last Bank Holiday in May and the August Bank Holiday but these days would be returned as time in lieu.

IMMEDIATE START AVAILABLE so for immediate consideration apply today!


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

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