COVID-19

Warehouse Operative

Full Time

Oak Furnitureland

Warehouse Operative Newport

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Our warehouse operatives assist with the unloading and loading of Oak Furnitureland products. They carry out the timely replenishment of the clearance showroom and are on hand to assemble and dismantle the products. They are key to the efficient and effective running of the warehouse and the successful delivery of our products.

If you’re looking for a new challenge, apply now and we will be in touch with the next steps towards your new career!

Core Responsibilities

  • Loading and unloading delivery vehicles, by hand or with a forklift truck.
  • Checking for damaged or missing items and then sorting stock for storage in the warehouse or in readiness for replenishment.
  • Taking goods to the appropriate storage space –using appropriate loading and lifting gear for heavy goods
  • Operating a forklift truck to move and rearrange stock and ensure that products are stored safely.
  • Carry out home deliveries as either a driver or a driver’s mate, plan efficient and effective delivery routes and maintain required level of customer service
  • Assemble, dis-mantle and handle stock onto and off the showroom floor, maintaining quality and condition of the products being handled.
  • Implement and adhere to responsibilities related to Health and Safety in the workplace, reporting incidents and risks and completion of all relevant forms and paperwork.

Benefits

  • Fantastic career progression opportunities
  • Brilliant staff discount
  • 28 days holiday + your birthday off!
  • High street discounts, cinema ticket offers, childcare vouchers and much more
  • Finally, the chance to work with great people and brilliant products
  • This role is a full time opportunity

Info

This is a Full time role working 40 hours per week 5 out of 7 days

Essential Skills

You will be responsible for:

  • Previous experience of working as a warehouse operative in a fast-paced environment.
  • Able to carry out lifting duties of heavy items and familiar with best practice manual handling techniques.
  • Has a driver’s license that enables use of company vans to make customer deliveries
  • Forklift license or willingness to work towards obtaining one.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills and can actively listen and put instructions into practice.

About Company

We have a lot of things to be proud of here at Oak Furnitureland. 

Firstly, let’s talk about our furniture itself. From beautiful bedroom cabinetry and sofas you can’t help but sink into, to dining tables you can gather around with loved ones and customisable mattresses that guarantee a dreamy night’s sleep, there’s something for every room in the home. 

All our furniture is exclusively designed and properly made. We use quality hardwood that’s been responsibly sourced, and we let the natural beauty of the wood shine through in each piece. 

And then we have our people. From our showroom colleagues and our delivery drivers to our customer service team and logistics department; everyone works as one united team, driven by a shared purpose and values. 

In short, we make furniture that we’re really proud of, so that we can help people make their house a real home. Why not join us?

At Oak Furnitureland we have put Diversity and Inclusion at the top of our people agenda, as we believe that a more diverse and inclusive workplace, where people of different backgrounds are truly represented ensures better outcomes for all colleagues and the business. 

 

You’ll find an inclusive environment where you can be yourself and where everyone is driven by the same purpose and values. We are committed to fairness in the way we hire new colleagues and if you require any additional support to help you through the process we’re happy to make the necessary adjustments for anyone that needs them.

Essential Requirements

You will be responsible for:

  • Previous experience of working as a warehouse operative in a fast-paced environment.
  • Able to carry out lifting duties of heavy items and familiar with best practice manual handling techniques.
  • Has a driver’s license that enables use of company vans to make customer deliveries
  • Forklift license or willingness to work towards obtaining one.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills and can actively listen and put instructions into practice.

COVID-19 Warehouse Operative Newport

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