Packing Operative

  • Job Reference: DR1011PK
  • Date Posted: 14 September 2020
  • Recruiter: Direct Response Employment Services
  • Location: Chippenham
  • Salary: £9.00 to £10.00 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: On site parking, Weekly Pay, Holiday Pay
  • Sector: Manufacturing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Temp to perm
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Diane Mills
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01225 776500

Job Description

Our client is looking to recruit an experienced packing operative to start working with their busy warehouse team on the outskirts of Chippenham.

The job will involve delivering the required stock to the production department, clearing out stock from previous runs, ensuring all stock is counted efficiently and effectively, follow all site policies & procedures and that Health & Safety is maintained through out.

The ideal candidate will have good levels of verbal and written communication, willing to learn and become a vital part of the team, working well as a team and also individually whilst having an excellent attitude to work ethic and always willing to learn and show commitment. 

It is important that all applicants have a valid forklift licence, although the use of the forklift will be minimal but you will be expected to load and unload deliveries from time to time. 

Hours of work are Monday to Friday 18:00-03:00 but for the first few weeks you will be required to work on day shifts whilst training is carried out. We are also looking for someone to cover this position on a 4 on 4 off rota. Hours of work are 06:00-18:00 and will involve working weekends. 

Pay rate is £10.00 per hour (Nights), £9.00 per hour (4 on 4 off days)

This position is temp to perm so for the right candidate this will become a full time and permanent position. 

You will be entitled to weekly pay, holiday pay and pension scheme after a qualified period.

There is plenty of parking on site, transport is essential due to the location of the job.