Reach Truck Operator 2pm-10pm - Temp to Perm Opportunity

Job details
Posting date: 12 October 2020
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: Up to £21,000 per annum
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 11 November 2020
Location: Hull, HU14 3HJ
Company: Heron Foods
Job type: Contract
Job reference: 3614

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Role overview

The Opportunity - Earn up to £21,000pa* as a Warehouse Reach Truck Operator

To support our store expansion programme, we are currently recruiting novice or experiencedReach Truck driversto join our team at
our Melton site. We are offering full time, 40 hours per week, working five 8 hour shifts per week working 2pm to 10pm working
every other weekend.

Reach Truck Drivers are responsible for operating a reach truck to move, locate, relocate and stack stock. Working across our
three temperature chambers: Dry, Chilled and Freezer.

Working to heights of up to 11 metres, the Driver is accountable for the safe and efficient operation of the reach truck.

Why Work for Heron Foods?

* Opportunity to earn up to £21,000* per annum (*with bonuses)
* £9.87 per hour basic rate
* Opportunity to earn £150 per quarter attendance bonus
* Overtime paid at time and a half rate
* Working on a two-week rolling rota with every other weekend off
* Opportunity to apply for first class development programmes including Warehouse to Wheels
* Opportunities to develop within the business – we like to promote from within
* Grow within a successful and rapidly expanding business
* 10% staff discount with Heron Foods and sister company B&M


* Manage stock rotation within the warehouse
* Moving goods packed on pallets and crates within the warehouse
* Working in an efficient, safe and tidy manner, whilst maintaining high levels of Health & Safety standards.
* Manage your time effectively in order to achieve targets and job standards set out by Warehouse Supervisor/Manager
* Comply with and observe Company rules, policies and procedures at all times and reporting any witnessed breach
* Complying with all Health & Safety responsibilities in line with Company policies and procedures
* You may also be required to pick orders and load cages ready for store deliveries in an accurate and efficient manner, this
could be based in the Freezer section, chiller or the dry store

Essential skills or experience:

* Manual handling experience
* Previous warehouse experience
* Ability to work to KPI targets
* Work on own initiative and as part of a team
* You may have experience of the following: Reach Truck, Order Picker, Warehouse Operative, Goods Out, Retail Assistant, Order
Packer, Warehouse Assistant, Distribution Centre Operative etc

Other benefits include:

* 30 days’ annual leave, plus additional days awarded for long service
* Pension
* Childcare vouchers
* Uniform
* Staff discounts at Heron Foods and sister Company B&M

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