Warehouse Inbound/Outbound Operator

  • Location
    Ashford, Kent
  • Salary
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Transport & Logistics - Transport Admin

Good Afternoon We are recruiting for a Warehouse Inbound/Outbound Operator for our prestige client based in Ashford Kent.

This role is a temporary ongoing role, with a view of becoming a Fixed Term Contract for the right person. You will need to have a mixture of Administration Skills aswell as warehouse operative skills.

You will be working a rotation of shifts Monday to Thursday 6am to 2pm and Friday 6am to 1230pm and Monday to Thursday 2:00pm to 10:00pm and Friday 12:30pm to 7pm.

Role Overview

As part of the warehouse team, you will carry out operations associated with distribution, in a manner which maximises Health and Safety, Quality, Efficiency and Productivity by complying with all processes and procedures in place.


� Ability to learn and drive Forklift trucks.

� Sap Knowledge in WM module desired but not essential.

� Excellent written and verbal communication skills

� Excellent customer service skills.

� Excellent Microsoft Office skills.

� Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail.



� Meets efficiency targets, recognizes issues and informs appropriate people.

� Communicates with carriers, origin, and destination locations regarding shipments.

� Plans and coordinates shipments aligned with forecast.

� Validates all shipment pallets are labelled and secured to meet transport legislation.

� Efficiently schedules deliveries in line with expected delivery dates.

� Sample's components & Raw Materials. Takes appropriate steps to prevent contamination. Report's anomalies.

� Ensures all Security procedures are adhered to by Haulers.

� Operates all MHE's in accordance with their training.


� Receives in goods in book in components / raw materials as directed.

� Makes system location queries.

� Investigate status of orders or move / task errors and informs others of anomalies.

� Loading of distribution vehicles.

� Maintain high standards of housekeeping.

Health and Safety

  • Operates equipment according to safe policies / methods.

  • Follows procedures for: manual handling VDU use and material handling (COSHH). Wears appropriate P.P.E.

  • Checks MHE according to procedures.

  • Follow all, and ensure others follow, Company Safety Procedures and adhere to all processes and procedures that are in place, including (but not limited to) COSHH, PPE, accident/incident reporting, first aid and manual handling.

  • Adhere to all Health and Safety at Work obligations.

  • Challenge non-compliance to Health and Safety, Quality and Hygiene guidelines.

  • Adherence to safety guidelines - guards, emergency stops, safety logs, usage of tools etc. Report issues and escalating concerns to Supervisor.

  • Emergency / Incident (fire, spillage, bomb, major injury). Knowledge of evacuation procedure. Able to notify responsible person.

  • Use any equipment at work in accordance with instructions and training.

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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