Warehouse Assistant job in Abergavenny Monmouthshire

Warehouse Assistant | St David Recruitment Services Ltd

Warehouse Assistant

Warehouse Assistant
£8.21 per hour
Temporary/Full Time

Job Purpose

•    To keep track of goods in and out, storing them in the most efficient and appropriate way. Good mental arithmetic, spatial awareness and judgement are essential. Attention to detail is important when making up drug testing kits, as well as checking for faulty or damaged goods, as is the ability to keep accurate and up-to-date records, for example to ensure stock levels do not fall too low. An organised and conscientious approach is needed as admin and paperwork are an integral part of the job.

•    You will be working as part of a team and will need to be a good team player. Great people skills, verbal communication skills, the ability to problem solve and patience are essential as the role is client and supplier facing. This is a warehouse environment and the role involve a manual element. You must be responsible and reliable, with a commitment to safe working.

•    Loading and unloading goods from delivery vans or lorries
•    Checking that the correct quantity and type of goods have been received
•    Recording any damaged, missing or faulty goods
•    Signing the delivery form or ‘booking in’ goods into SYNLAB’s system, once satisfied that the goods are complete
•    Moving the goods to the correct area in the warehouse
•    Labelling goods

•    Allocating storage space to goods
•    Relocating and re-stacking goods to make space for a new delivery
•    Keeping records (often computerised) of goods, their location and quantity
•    Re-ordering if stock levels fall too low

•    Picking goods that have been ordered, and making them into kits
•    Keeping records of goods / kits, which have been picked
•    Preparing despatch notes and labels
•    Moving and stacking goods ready for delivery
•    Invoicing clients

•    Follow up and resolve Customer concerns
•    Answer the phone and email in a professional and courteous manner
•    Build a positive working environment and cultivate a team atmosphere by working with the team to achieve the departments targets and objectives
•    Compliance with security procedures and health & safety
•    Maintaining the warehouse in a tidy state and clearing away packing material and debris
•    Using computerised systems and other technology to record goods movement
•    Liaising with manufacturers, distributors and customers
•    Arranging carriage of goods to and from the customer
•    Quality control of goods in and/or goods out
•    Maintenance of stable conditions or temperatures within the warehouse environment

•    To observe safety regulations and attend mandatory fire, manual handling and other courses as required
•    Report all incidents and adverse events to managers and assist in the investigations of any incidents
•    Participate in risk assessment monitoring
•    To ensure that the equipment within area of work is maintained and operated as per SOP’s
•    To comply with company policy for annual mandatory updates and have knowledge of COSHH and Lifting and Handling Policies

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  • Location: Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
  • Job Title: Warehouse Assistant
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