Warehouse Operative

  • Job Reference: SWR3103
  • Date Posted: 22 November 2021
  • Recruiter: PPC Broadband and Fibre UK
  • Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary: £20,500
  • Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing, Production & Operatives, Warehouse
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Warehouse Operative- PPC is the global leader in connective technology. PPC's award-winning connectors, cables and accessories are used by cable systems, satellite networks and wireless businesses around the world. We are now looking to recruit an experienced Warehouse Operative to join our team at Parham Airfield, near Framlingham, Suffolk on a permanent basis. 

The Warehouse Operative position is an exciting role where you will assist and support all warehouse operations. You will work within a multi-functional team assisting with stock for the production lines, the efficient distribution of the goods/supply chain processes, receiving, quality checks, stocking shelves, packing, wrapping, sorting and timely distribution to meet customer requirements and maintain secure and safe working practices. 

Other responsibilities include: 

  • Loading and unloading of trailers/vehicles
  • Wrapping and strapping of products ready for despatch. 
  • Operating a variety of manual handling equipment and so there is an amount of manual handling and heavy lifting involved in the role.
  • Helping the Warehouse & Logistics Manager with inventory control at busy times and covering for holiday. 

About you: 

You will need previous experience in a Production / Manufacture / Factory environment, and you possess a Counterbalance / Reach forklift licence. A good level of Maths and English is important as well as a strong attention to detail to be able to load/unload the right products. We are looking for a team-player, willing to respond professionally, enthusiastically, and positively to all requests with common sense and the ability to use your initiative without regular prompting.  Good stamina and great strength would be beneficial too. 

Please note, you will need to have access to your own transport as the site location is a short drive off the A12 and there are no direct public transport links. 

This company is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, disability, or protected veteran status. If you want to work in an empowering environment that rewards performance and ambition this is the opportunity for you. You will become a part of a ‘global’ team of all levels of expertise! 

This is a full-time permanent role. You will be working 40 hours per week, in return, we are offering a starting salary of C.£20,500.00. We offer 33 days holiday including bank holidays, perks discount scheme, cycle scheme, paid time off for work in the community and health care insurance.  Training in bespoke processes will be provided. 

If you have all the relevant skills and experience and would like to join our company, please apply by forwarding an up-to-date CV as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you. 

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