Stores Operative

  • Location
    Blyth, Northumberland
  • Salary
    £9.50/Hourly
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Semi Skilled
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference
    JN-082021-203083

Adecco Northumberland are delighted to represent their global client in a search for Stores Operatives, to embark upon a probationary contractor role with the goal of attaining a permanent contract; dependant on your skill set.


We've worked with the client across a 12 year period, and have an opportunity to support with their development of their Warehouse team, by offering excellent on-boarding, world class facilities, additional CPD through training and stability.


Why work with Adecco?



  • Candidate of the month incentives for £'s

  • Perks at Work - discount vouchers and collect points to spend!

  • Support programmes for well-being and advice with our 24/7 helpline

  • Eye-care vouchers

  • Competitive Pension Scheme

  • Up to 28 day holiday allowance based upon accrual


The Role


Working in a fast-paced warehouse department your main duties will be processing the movement of goods, products, processing incoming goods and storing them in the correct locations and to preparing finished goods for dispatch;



  • Picking and/or kitting items, utilising booking in system

  • Stock transaction processing, dealing with goods coming in and making sure they are stored correctly

  • Movement of stock around the site using counterbalance forklift

  • Order picking, using in house computer systems and hand-held scanners

  • Order packing, using in house computer systems and hand-held scanners

  • General warehousing duties including stock put away and movements

  • Vehicle loading/unloading

  • Perform simple quality inspection tasks on receipt of goods

  • Stock counting

  • Knowledge of Kanban and stock rotation (FIFO) procedures are desirable.

  • Desirable is a current counterbalance forklift truck license and must be willing to undertake in house training to achieve accreditation to use other material handling equipment as required


The hours and shifts


Monday to Friday, day shift only @ £9.50 per hour. OT available, and flexibility to be a team player during peak needed. Candidates must have a full work work history provided.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Callum Moran