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Despatch Operative

Based at Heatrod Elements Ltd, Farnworth, BL4 0AN

Full time, permanent: 38 hrs per week, Monday to Friday

Salary: starting at £9.75 per hour +

Greater Manchester based Heatrod Elements is the UK’s leading manufacturer of heating elements and associated process heating equipment required for industrial heating applications. Having recently moved into a brand new, environmentally conscious production facility in Bolton we are uniquely positioned to provide electric products and solutions using manufacturing processes which are sympathetic to our precious environment. "Renewable ways to make renewable energy friendly equipment".

About the role:

An integral role to the stores team, the despatch operative will take responsibility for the on-time despatch of products to our customers.
You will be responsible for the picking and despatch of orders safely and accurately ensuring KPI’s are met.

Duties will include:

  • Picking and packing orders for our customers, which cover a wide range of sizes/products. (A lot of our production is diverse and small batch)
  • General stores housekeeping, ensuring the work area is kept clean and tidy
  • Liaising with the wider production team
  • Supporting the goods in/stock controller as required
  • Completing paperwork and online system to ensure product information is up to date
  • Identifying any improvements that can be made to our processes
  • Supporting with stock take in stores

What we'd like you to have:

  • Great communication skills
  • FLT certification – flexi preferable
  • Experience of working in a manufacturing stores/despatch role
  • Good IT skills
  • Be adaptable (to cover for other roles in stores if required) and flexible, overtime may occasionally be required

What we can offer you:

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Long service addition to holidays
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Company Events
  • Pension scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Cash Health Plan
  • Onsite parking

Please apply with your CV and covering letter to [email protected]