Warehouse Operative

Team Leader – Swadlincote

Job Title: Team Leader

Location: Swadlincote, DE12 8AN

8h Night Shift
Sunday – Thursday 22:00-06:00

Pay Rate:
£34 476 per annum
( £30 316 with a shift allowance of £4 160 per year )

Contract Type:
Temporary to Permanent (after 12 weeks)

Position Summary:
As a Team Leader you will be responsible for the operation of a section within the Warehouse function. Support the Management Team with the day-to-day operation of the warehouse, oversee a group of operators, and ensure an efficient warehouse operation to achieve business targets. You will be expected to provide line management to the team, coordinate their workloads, and offer support to ensure the team delivers on their responsibilities. This includes monitoring any issues and ensuring production targets, KPIs, and quality standards are met to satisfy customer requirements. Additionally, willing to develop the team by focusing on individual performance and support needs to achieve high standards, all while fostering a culture of safety

Key Responsibilities:

Leadership and Supervision:
– Manage and lead a team of warehouse associates to meet daily, weekly, and monthly operational goals.
– Provide training, mentoring, and performance feedback to team members.
– Promote a positive work environment that encourages teamwork, collaboration, and continuous improvement.

Operational Efficiency:
– Oversee daily operations including receiving, storing, and distributing products.
– Ensure efficient and accurate order picking, packing, and shipping processes.
– Monitor and manage workflow to meet productivity and quality standards.

Inventory Management:
– Coordinate and perform regular inventory checks and audits.
– Maintain accurate inventory records and ensure proper stock rotation.
– Resolve inventory discrepancies and implement corrective actions.

Health and Safety:
– Enforce company safety policies and procedures to ensure a safe working environment.
– Conduct regular safety inspections and report any hazards or incidents.
– Promote a culture of safety awareness among team members.

Continuous Improvement:
– Identify and implement process improvements to enhance operational efficiency.
– Collaborate with management to develop and execute strategic initiatives.
– Monitor and analyze key performance indicators to drive improvements.

Communication and Reporting:
– Communicate effectively with team members, management, and other departments.
– Prepare and present reports on team performance, inventory levels, and operational issues.
– Participate in regular team meetings and provide updates on warehouse activities.

Requirements, Qualifications and Knowledge:

  • Proven experience as a Warehouse Team Leader with experience of supervising and motivating a team
  • GCSEs Level A-C, NVQ Level 2,
  • An appropriate warehousing qualification would be advantageous
  • Certified in: Dangerous Goods Handling
  • A supervisory qualification would also be beneficial
  • A good working knowledge of health and safety and security requirements
  • Knowledge and understanding of lean techniques may be advantageous
  • Fork Lift Truck licence is a plus
  • Team Leader skills with the ability to motivate, develop and supervise others
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good IT skills, in particular spreadsheets and databases and a knowledge of warehouse systems
  • Analytical and numerical
  • Good understanding of customer deliverables and the impact of failure / cost of poor quality
  • Good planning skills and able to meet targets and deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail skills

If you are a dedicated and detail-oriented professional looking for a challenging and rewarding role in team management, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

Apply now for an opportunity to join our team as a Team Leader in Swadlincote, DE12 8AN. Experience a supportive work environment, training, and the potential for permanent employment.


Warehouse Operative

Warehouse operative

  • Warehouse operative
  • £12.40 per hour
  • Bedford
  • Monday – Friday
  • Rotating days shift 0600-1500
  • Weekly pay

Major Recruitment are currently looking for warehouse operatives to join their client based in Bedford. This roll is a full time roll with the potential of a full-time contract following a successful trial period.

The role will involve the following:

  • Picking goods accurately
  • Palletising goods
  • Loading and unloading vehicles
  • Using PPT for tasks
  • General handball around the warehouse

The ideal candidate will:

  • Experience working in a busy environment
  • Able to work in a team.
  • Willingness to learn
  • Able to get to Bedford


Production Operative – Doncaster

Job Title: Production Operative

Location: Doncaster, DN3 3FF


  • Days: 7:00 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Nights: 9:30 PM – 7:00 AM
  • You will work 5 days per week, you can choose to work fixed days or fixed nights.

Pay Rates:

  • Days: from £12.05-£13.26 per hour
  • Nights: from £13.05-£14.25 per hour
  • Overtime is paid at 1.5 times the standard rate,
  • Double pay rate on Sunday day shift & Saturday day shift
  • Weekly payments.

Workplace and position overview:

Join our team at Armthorpe-Doncaster, a leading beef factory dedicated to delivering high-quality products to our customers. We are seeking a motivated Production Operatives to join our production department. As a skilled worker in our beef processing facility, you will play a crucial role in overseeing and contribute to the production process to ensure efficiency, quality, safety in a chill and dynamic environment.
We are looking for individuals who are ready for permanent employment and willing to work full-time


  • To work and production operative No prior experience is required as fully paid training and induction are provided.

Main Duties:

  • Weighing and packing fresh meat.
  • Following health and safety guidelines.
  • Cooperating with the assigned team leader and team to maintain the best performance.
  • Taking care of the workstation and ensuring it meets the company’s cleanliness standards.


  • Access to the staff shop.
  • On-site canteen, serving a decent menu.
  • Free on-site parking with electric car chargers.
  • Service Award Vouchers.
  • First Aid Vouchers.
  • Be Well Portal, Benefits Portal, and LifeWorks.
  • Group Life Assurance Scheme.

Apply now for immediate starts following a successful interview as a Production Operative in Doncaster. Join our team and take advantage of training, benefits, and the potential for permanent employment.