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Packing Operative

Posted on: April 9, 2024

Location: Gillingham

Salary: £11.90 per hour

Category: Warehouse

Job Type: Full TimeTemporary

We are looking for a Packing Operative to join a large company site in Gillingham, Dorset.

What you’ll be doing

You will be joining the friendly packing and logistics team to assist with picking and packing orders using their computerised system. As a Packing Operative you will pick, quality check, and despatch orders on time.

  • Picking products
  • Packing customer orders
  • Operating labelling and packing machinery
  • Online despatch processing
  • Courier bookings
  • Quality control of orders
  • Stock control
  • General warehouse duties and housekeeping.

Areas are well set up to ensure the efficient flow of customer orders and you will receive full training in your area. Everyone who works in the team is actively encouraged to contribute to the continual improvement of processes and there are regular team catch ups to discuss progress and discrepancies.

Working pattern

Full time hours are 9am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday. There are permanent opportunities available as a Packing Operative following a period of temporary work.

What you’ll receive

This job is a great chance to work for a successful company and there are some lovely staff benefits such as parking, free tea and coffee, 26 days holiday plus bank holidays, and job progression, as well as a fantastic hourly rate.

Skills and experience

You need to be comfortable working on your feet and be able to read and write in English for this role.

Are you the right person for this job? Simply click the Apply Online button. Anna is recruiting for this role and she’d love to hear from you. To find out more about looking for work with Octopus, head to our Looking For Work? page.

Octopus Personnel focuses on equality and believes in the value of our diverse characteristics that make each one of us unique. We commit to inclusive recruitment policies, where everyone is welcome to register.

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Contact details for this job

Agent Name: Anna Wiklinska

Telephone: 01747 825568

Email: enquiries@octopuspersonnel.co.uk

Ref: #7/173

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Warehouse Operative

Posted on: March 29, 2024

Location: Wincanton

Salary: £11.75 per hour

Category: TransportWarehouse

Job Type: Full TimeTemporary

We’re recruiting for a Warehouse Operative to join a successful manufacturing company in Wincanton, Somerset.

What you will do

You’ll be joining the friendly warehouse team to pick, pack and despatch orders and keep the warehouse organised and tidy.

  • Pick, pack, and label goods ready for despatch.
  • Load and unload goods from vehicles.
  • Maintain good stock storage and rotation.
  • Act as relief van driver to cover holiday or sickness when needed.

Skills and experience for your new Warehouse Operative role.

Warehouse experience would be great, but its not essential to start. You’ll need to be able to use a computer for delivery information and labelling. This company offers development opportunities such as fork lift training.

Full driving licence required for relief van driving.

Working pattern

Hours of work for this Warehouse Operative position are 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday (42 hours per week). Occasional delivery driving will require different hours.

This is expected to be a 3 month temporary position, with a review for a permanent role.

Are you the right person for this job? Simply click the Apply Online button. Anna is recruiting for this role, and she’d love to hear from you. To find out more about looking for work with Octopus, head to our Looking For Work? page.

Octopus Personnel focuses on equality and believes in the value of our diverse characteristics that make each one of us unique. We commit to inclusive recruitment policies, where everyone is welcome to register.

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Contact details for this job

Agent Name: Anna Wiklinska

Telephone: 01747 825568

Email: enquiries@octopuspersonnel.co.uk

Ref: #1104/8

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Print Finisher

Posted on: March 29, 2024

Location: Hindon (SP3)

Salary: £25,000 per annum

Category: OtherProductionTechnicalWarehouse

Job Type: Full TimePermanent

We’re on the lookout for a Print Finisher to join a thriving printing company near Shaftesbury, situated on the Wiltshire/Dorset border.

 

What you will do as Print Finisher

Your main responsibility will be operating various finishing and enclosing machinery alongside the print production team. This includes operating envelope inkjet, envelope fulfilment inserting, poly enclosing lines, folders, and guillotine. You may also need to assist in the hand finishing department as needed.

Skills and experience

While experience in mechanical finishing and knowledge of print fulfilment processes is preferred, our client is open to training people who are eager to learn. If you’re interested in becoming a Print Finisher and have some relevant skills, don’t hesitate to contact Anna for a chat. Training will be provided for all job aspects. A forklift licence is a bonus but not essential.

Working pattern

 

This is a full-time role from 8am to 4.30pm, Monday to Friday. The company offers a company pension scheme and free on-site parking. Please note, due to their location, having your own transport is necessary.

 

Are you the right person for this job? Simply click the Apply Online button. Katherine is recruiting for this role and she’d love to hear from you. To find out more about looking for work with Octopus, head to our Looking For Work? page.

 

Octopus Personnel focuses on equality and believes in the value of our diverse characteristics that make each one of us unique. We commit to inclusive recruitment policies, where everyone is welcome to register. 

 

Apply online

Contact details for this job

Agent Name: Anna Wiklinska

Telephone: 01747 825568

Email: enquiries@octopuspersonnel.co.uk

Ref: #474/57