Goods Inwards Operative

  • Location
    Camberley, Surrey
  • Salary
    £ 9.5 - £ 11 / Hourly
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Warehouse Staff
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference

Adecco are working with a well-established Precision Engineering business who are searching for a Goods Inwards Operative on a permanent basis.

Purpose of the job:

To assist with the movement, distribution and storage of materials, the flow of incoming materials and outgoing products to ensure customers receive products on time

Main duties & responsibilities:

  • Checking all stock on receipt and insuring that correct part number and quantity has been received and stock has been marked up correctly, Reporting any discrepancies or missing/damaged stock to appropriate departments. Ensure all receiving documentation is present as requested on PO and that such documentation is correct and filed correctly.

  • Ensure goods are stored and identified correctly to minimise damage, deterioration and stock loss, improve stock rotation and maintain full batch traceability

  • Perform stocktakes within the stores area, reconciling stock records with physical counts of parts.

  • Ensuring cartons / pallets are visibly marked up with customer Name and order number and stored safely in allocated areas using appropriate MHE

  • Pick and pack goods ready for despatch.

  • Ensuring that drivers have correct reference number for collections and all paperwork is signed by drivers and paperwork returned to appropriate department

  • Loading and unloading of vehicles using appropriate FLT / MHE as required

  • Help investigate and resolve any internal or external customer enquiries

  • Ensuring that all areas are kept tidy and clean

  • Ensuring all activities are carried out in accordance with company health, safety and quality policies.

  • Liaising with members of other departments.

  • Saw materials/billets to required sizes using sawing machines.

  • Moving goods to and from local companies

  • Surveying all incoming goods for Counterfeit, Fraudulent and Suspect Items


£9.50 - £11 per hour

39 hours per week permanent position

Mon-Thurs 7.30am 4.30pm & Fri 7.30am 12.30pm

What Next?

If this sounds like the role for you, please apply here or contact the Adecco team directly on 01202 202810 or email

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