Warehouse Operative

  • Competitive
  • Rochester, Kent
  • Veetee Rice Ltd

Here at VeeTee, we are driven by a passion for high quality, great taste and pioneering innovation. We are a fast-growing food company based in Kent and pride ourselves on delivering an exceptional product.

We are currently looking for an experienced Warehouse Operative to join our busy team on a fixed working pattern of Wednesday to Sunday from 6:00 to 17:00 hours (including 1.5 hours unpaid breaks). The successful candidate will be expected to work across all 3 of our sites on Medway City Estate in Rochester as per demand of workload so a current driving licence is essential.

In order to be considered for this role, candidates must hold current Counterbalance & Reach Truck licences.

Job Purpose:

To work as part of the busy warehouse team, working closely with other VeeTee Operational teams in the factory, such as Production, Engineering, QA and Hygiene.

Key Tasks/Responsibilities:

• Customer order picking

• Goods in unloading and racking away

• Loading/unloading lorries

• Picking materials and ingredients for production work

• Putting away pallets from production into racking

• Tidying the warehouse

• Cover for other team members

• Assisting other departments when required

Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

• Counter Balance and High Reach Fork Lift Truck licenses with

substantial current and previous experience are essential

• Experience and understanding of IT stock control systems, basic to

intermediate level computer skills

• Knowledge and experience of working in a warehouse environment

• Experience within a fast pace warehouse environment that handles

palletised goods is highly desirable

• Understanding of stock control and the importance of accurate record


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