Senior Warehouse Assistant

Senior Warehouse Assistant



Circa £25,000 per annum

Are you an experienced, hands-on, warehouse assistant?

Do you hold a valid FLT Licence?

Our client based in the Kingswinford area is seeking a Senior Warehouse assistant to work with them on a permanent basis. The successful Warehouse Assistant will help with the management and organisation of the warehouse.

What’s on offer?

  • Circa £25,000 per annum – dependent on experience
  • Mon – Fri: 8:30am – 5:15pm – with 1 hour lunch
  • 20 days holidays + Bank Holidays – increases with service
  • Free parking
  • Sick pay
  • Pension scheme

Key Responsibilities of the Senior Warehouse Assistant:

  • Reporting to the Warehouse Manager
  • Assisting with the organisation and management of 4 warehouses and off-site storage
  • Planning for incoming deliveries, liaising with the Operations Planner
  • Stock rotation and control of goods expiry dates
  • Monitoring damages and discrepancies
  • Accurate picking and packing of consignments
  • Safe load and unload onto/from vehicles
  • Booking in deliveries and updating warehouse schedules and spreadsheets
  • Develop procedures to ensure key customer requirements are adhered to
  • Maintaining a clean and safe warehouse, ensuring adherence to regulatory guidelines including safe storage of goods
  • Use of appropriate PPE and manual handling techniques
  • Warehouse Health and Safety checks
  • Liaison with freight and courier companies
  • Operating FLT
  • Disposing of waste in an environmentally compliant manner

The Successful Senior Warehouse Assistant:

  • Experience within a stores environment
  • FLT Counterbalance licence
  • Experience of working in a chemical store preferred but not essential
  • Nominated Storekeeper qualification (or willing to attend 2-day course with examination)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong numeracy and IT skills including Excel proficiency
  • Knowledge of Sage X3 helpful
  • Highly motivated and able to work under pressure
  • Strong organisational skills, flexible and proactive approach

Job Information

Job Reference: KLM-3116_1674492043
Salary From: £25000
Salary To: £25000
Job Industries: Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
Job Locations: Kingswinford, West Midlands
Job Types: Permanent

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