Warehouse Nights Operatives/FLT Drivers

Location: Whitchurch
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £11.14 per hour plus weekly shift premium
Reference: WAN3322
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Our client based in Whitchurch, Shropshire are looking for several Warehouse Operatives and FLT Drivers to join their team on a permanent basis.


Duties to include:

  • Ensure that all trailers are loaded / unloaded carefully and in a timely manner
  • Ensure that all pallets are visually checked when loading / unloading a trailer, raising any discrepancies to the Bay Administrator and Zone Supervisor 
  • To receipt all pallets into store, accurately recording all required detail and endorsing driver’s paperwork with intake temperature and any discrepancies i.e., broken pallets, damages, dust etc.
  • Working within a range of multi-temperatures, including frozen, chilled and ambient
  • To accurately record the temperature of goods using provided temperature probes
  • To log equipment (MHE, scanners, printers etc.) using the provided check-sheets
  • Operate MHE in line with training and Health & Safety
  • Ensure pallets are located carefully and sensibly, preventing damage and obstruction
  • Work in line with SOP’s, SSOW and Work Instructions
  • Carry out all work duties in line with trained skill and ability, including tasks at potentially lower MHE skill levels
  • Attend to drivers who arrive at loading bay, deal with paperwork, keys etc.
  • Report damage to product, equipment, or site to the Zone Supervisor in a timely manner
  • Work across site in line with planned activity
  • Keep a clean and tidy work environment
  • Carry out all reasonable requests as instructed by the Management Team
  • Assess own training needs and discuss with Management Team in regular feedback sessions

Successful candidates must:

  • Preferably experience of working in a warehouse environment
  • FLT Reach Driver certificate desirable but not essential
  • An enthusiastic and proactive approach towards tasks
  • Be self-motivated with the ability to work both on their own initiative and as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to prioritise workload effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Be Trustworthy, show determination, openness, responsiveness, and respect.



  • Company pension scheme, life assurance and wellbeing support
  • Opportunity to upskill and progress as full training provided
  • 28 day's holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service and progession opportunities to a maximum of 33 days
  • Online retail discounts platform - save money from your food shop to holidays!
  • Engagement activities - have fun while working hard!
  • Earn £1000 by referring a friend 
  • Employee forums
  • Flexibility of working hours

Working hours:

4 on 4 off – 7pm-7am *Plus weekly shift premium of £140

Flexible working also available: 48-hour week – 4 days per week on any set day includes weekly shift premium of £110


Pay rate: 

Manual/ Non-Skilled Warehouse Operative - £9.92 per hour *Plus weekly shift premium of £140

PPT / Fork Lift Operator - £10.25 per hour *Plus weekly shift premium of £140

Reach Truck Operator - £11.14 per hour *Plus weekly shift premium of £140