Night Warehouse Operative - Permanent

Zoek Pin Chippenham, Wiltshire, England


Permanent (Full time)

Posted 29 days ago

An exciting but rare opportunity has arisen to work for a market leading company within the Distribution department based in Chippenham.

Due to expansion and an increase in sales, they are looking for a permanent individual- you must have a forklift or LLOP licence.

Working nights

Contracted Hours

  • 38 hrs per week contract.
  • Permanent Nights - 10 pm till 6 am on Sunday Night to Thursday Night (finishing Friday morning at 6am)

Further details

We are currently recruiting for a Distribution Operative to work nights within the Yard & Warehouse areas in our Chippenham Site.

The position is permanent and will be on a Permanent Night is 10 pm till 6 am on Sunday Night to Thursday Night ( finishing Friday morning at 6 am)

The main duties and responsibilities within the role are to:

  • Work safely in a busy distribution environment - with your own and others safety of primary importance
  • Maintain and promote safe ways of working
  • Drive forklift or LLOP trucks to pick/pack pipe and yard/warehouse fittings in a highly accurate and efficient manner
  • Replenish picking areas from bulk storage in a timely and efficient manner to prevent stock outs
  • Register and put away products received from production
  • Undertake other general distribution activities as required
  • Seek to maintain and improve stock accuracy

To be considered for the role, you will ideally possess a forklift or low-level order picking licence and be able to demonstrate previous experience within a distribution environment.

Need to be highly efficient and accurate with a good eye for detail.

Forklift training will be provided to candidates who are keen to learn and develop.


  • Previous experience of forklift and distribution work
  • Must be able to plan and organise activities of self
  • Must be able to communicate effectively.
  • Demonstrable flexibility and adaptable work ethic
  • Willingness to embrace change and improve processes a systems develop
  • Practical experience of Extrusion manufacturing process.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.

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