Warehouse Assistant - Nights - Flexible Working Available
From flexible hours to job sharing where possible, we're committed to providing a truly healthy work life balance.
Duties & Responsibilities
This role starts in late April 2020 at our new Customer Fulfilment Centre in Enfield, which will process and deliver Waitrose & Partners online shopping orders across London. The address is 345 Southbury Road, Enfield EN1 1TW. The nearest train station is Southbury
This is the latest in a number of investments to accommodate the demand for online customer orders at Waitrose & Partners. We want to ensure that our customers can purchase our products easily and conveniently using the latest technology. We need Warehouse Assistants who would love to ensure our customers get the kind of service they expect from Waitrose & Partners.
What's the role about?
To handle goods within the warehouse efficiently and accurately, loading and unloading vehicles as required, working to agreed productivity targets, following Health and Safety guidelines.
What you'll be doing
You'll be picking online grocery orders efficiently and accurately, within productivity targets; loading and unloading vehicles; replenishing stock and general cleaning of the warehouse areas.
You'll be required to work in all areas of the warehouse including chilled and frozen areas at times, and will be required to follow strict Health and Safety guidelines.
Please note the role requires intensive manual handling and heavy lifting; involving repetitive bending, carrying, pulling and pushing activities. You must be able to cope with the physical requirements of the role and be able to lift and move heavy items and pull/push very heavy cages.
Required desirable experience skills and qualifications
What else could you bring
Previous experience in a warehouse would be welcomed, as would experience of mechanical equipment.
Basic standards of written English and maths.
Why our Warehouse Partners love working with us
Our Warehouse Partners love picking customers orders and loading delivery vans, making sure our customers get what they want and working as part of a huge team who care for each other. Free parking on site is a very popular perk too.
The benefits they love include a subsidised dining room where you can relax & enjoy a tasty breakfast or meal, and buying Waitrose & Partners food in the onsite shop which is heavily discounted daily. More benefits https://www.jlpjobs.com/about/benefits/
We occasionally close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications. Therefore, we recommend you apply early