Trainee Warehouse & Logistics Assistant

£18,000-£19,500 pro rata

Ref: J4243

Great opportunity to gain experience in warehouse and logistics working for a busy distribution centre near Alton. The requirement is for approx. 3 months until Christmas 2021 during which time the Warehouse Manager will train the candidate in a broad range of warehouse and logistics activities.

The business expanding and is going into a peak season which is why the requirement at this stage is for 3 months only but this will be reviewed in the New Year.

Trainee Warehouse & Logistic Assistant tasks

  • Goods inwards: receiving containers and courier delivery of goods, unloading, checking in and scanning onto the system. Unloading large containers and ensuring goods are placed on racks in correct location.
  • Goods outwards: downloading picking lists from the system (training given) and picking orders for despatch.
  • Packing orders for despatch.
  • Booking couriers using different supplier portals.
  • Assisting the Warehouse Manager with a variety of small projects will require capacity to research the internet for information.
  • Assisting the Warehouse Manager with creation of basic reports e.g. creating spreadsheets for data management.
  • Assisting with stocktakes.
  • Answering telephone calls, taking messages.

Trainee Warehouse & Logistics Assistant skills and experience

  • Previous experience not required but an interest in developing core skills which will be the basis for a career in warehouse and logistics is required.
  • Attention to detail and aptitude for following process is required.
  • Initiative and ability to work in an organised manner.
  • Good computer skills e.g. basic MS Word and Excel.
  • Must have own transport

Due to the high number of responses to advertisements we are not able to acknowledge individual applications. If you have not had a response within 5 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.

To apply for this job email your details to rebekah@highpointrec.co.uk.