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Warehouse Operative/Fork Lift - rotating shifts


Salary Package: £11.70 - £17.55 per hour + Overtime alwa
Location: Northampton, England
Consultant: Charlie Parker
Posted: 15/11/2023


Berry Recruitment is looking for 2 Committed warehouse Operatives; ideally with a counterbalance fork lift licence (training can be provided for the right candidates internally) with a long standing client in the Northampton area - NN7 postcode.

Shifts that are available are on rotating shifts - i.e. 04:00-14:00 for 1 week of days, 14:00 - 00:00 for 1 week on nights; as the busier season enters these shifts will extend by 2 hours each day.

This business is an extremely successful family business that is involved in production of animal feeds; well established for over 100 years.

You will be playing an important role within the team reporting to the Operations Manager. Key components of the roles will ensure that you have Enabled efficient operation of the Warehouse.

- Picking and Packing Orders - accurately and in a timely manner

- will include shrink wrapping and picking full and part pallets for paper based ordering system.

-Use of Paragon warehouse management system (No PDA currently used)

- Meeting KPI's for the warehouse to ensure you have a positive impact on the quality standards involved.

-Keeping automated packers running efficiiently and clear of breakdowns.

-Proactively ensuring the environment is working together to manage all aspects of quality control.

-Operations of Heavy Duty Machinery (full training will be provided)

-Acting compliantly within the Health and Safety aspects of the job role.

-Completion of Daily paperwork.

-Undertaking any reasonable task requested under the supervision of the management team.


Pay rates for the Warehouse/FLT Operatives are £11.70per hour, however after 7.5 hours have been work on the shift the pay rate is paid at time and a half £17.55.

The candidate for this role must be motivated and has initiative to work within the team and complete tasks in a timely and precise way.

There is an opportunity to transfer on a temp to perm basis for the right candidates and after an agreed period of time - please note that whilst with the agency the same rates are paid as own staff.

For further information do please call Charlie Parker on 07710-304818 or email across you CV for consideration. Immediate interviews and start dates are available for candidates.

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and ability to perform the duties of the job.