Goods Inwards Operative

Job Title: Goods Inwards Operative
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: OT
Start Date: ASAP
REF: J836_1489741336
Contact Name: Sophie Clayton
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Goods Inwards Operative to join an established manufacturer based in the Leicester City Centre area. Successful candidates will have a Counterbalance and/or Reach Forklift licence and will ideally have experience of working within a busy goods inwards departments. Excellent starting salary with the opportunity for permanent employment. Immediate start available for the right candidate.


*Paying up to £9.00 per hour depending on experience
*Opportunity for permanent employment
*Free car parking on site
*Genuine opportunity to progress and develop new skills with a market leading manufacturer


*Standard working hours will be 08.00 - 16.30 Monday to Friday
*Candidates must note that some flexibility will be required as shifts may start earlier and finish later on occasion depending on the needs of the business
*Overtime available


*Candidates must have a valid Counterbalance or Reach Forklift licence (ideally both)
*Must have experience of working within a busy manufacturing environment, preferably within a goods inwards or goods outwards department
*Candidates must have a strong work ethic and be able to work efficiently both independently and as part of a team
*Must be willing to undertake all duties required, including heavy lifting and repetitive manual labour
*Must be flexible with working hours as shifts are subject to change
*Applicants must note that this is not solely a forklift driving role and must be willing to perform a variety of warehouse based tasks


*Operating Counterbalance and Reach Forklift trucks to transport goods around the production area and to load and unload vehicles on arrival
*Repetitive heavy manual labour such as lifting and shifting, manually moving goods around the warehouse and preparing pallets for transport
*Other general warehouse duties such as maintaining the tidiness of the production area and cleaning down the area at the end of a shift
*All other reasonable duties required as per the needs of the business

The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about the vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us and ask for Sophie.

If you have not been contacted by telephone or email within 7 days of your application, you have not been successful on this occasion. Unless you notify us otherwise, we will retain your CV and covering letter and may contact you in the future with other job opportunities.