Warehouse Operative – Trafford

Department: Warehouse
Location: Manchester (Trafford Park)
Closing date: 23rd April 2024

Our Business

We are proud of our heritage and position as one of Europe’s largest  specialist food companies, manufacturing and supplying authentic global foods
which serve the chefs and owners of restaurants and takeaways, as well as a diverse range of consumers. With a strong portfolio of leading brands
including Lucky Boat, Elephant Atta, Rajah, Green Dragon and Patak’s, our product range is as diverse as the people who chose to work here, and
includes noodles, flour, rice, spices, sauces and oils. We pride ourselves on our passion for food and people, where collaboration, diversity, and inclusion
are integral in everything that we do. This is underpinned with our employee resource groups where members and allies help create an inclusive
environment and special events are celebrated. Westmill is a place where no one feels like the new person for long and everyone has the chance to
make a real difference to the business by being their authentic selves.

What are we looking for?

There is now an exciting opportunity to join the Warehouse team on a 24/7 working pattern at Trafford. The role would ensure the effective and
efficient movement of stock (receipting/picking/put away/loading) within the warehouse environment, whilst maintaining all Health & Safety and food
hygiene standards. There would be an opportunity to gain or increase your Mechanical Handling Equipment skillset, with opportunities to be trained on
VNA (very narrow aisle), Forklift Trucks and Powered Pallet Trucks.

Role Responsibilities:

• Comply with Health & Safety policies and procedures ensuring that the working environment is safe at all times.
• Comply with all processes and equipment in accordance with the logistics operations, operating procedures and work instructions.
• Use all resources and maintain a hygienic/orderly warehouse complying with regulatory demands for a food-manufacturing and storage
• Ensure all products are handled and assembled with care, that all RF data terminal transactions and paperwork and pallet labelling is
completed on time and accurately.
• Provide cover for other team members on shift to ensure continuous productivity within the warehouse.
• Handover any Work in Progress, equipment and the area in a safe, hygienic and efficient manner at the end of your shift. Ensure RF data
transactions are completed and logged out as per the defined operational processes.
• Identify issues and refer to line manager.
• Understanding of stock taking

What’s in it for you?

• A competitive salary
• ABF Pension Scheme membership
• An annual Incentive Plan

Additionally, you will have access to a range of benefits aimed at enhancing your wellbeing both at home and at work; from a free and confidential 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme to access to affordable loans and financial education, a cycle to work scheme and a day dedicated to volunteering in your local community. You will also have access to our benefits platform Extra Spice from day one, offering a huge variety of retail
and leisure discounts.

Would you like to hear more? 

We would be delighted to discuss this opportunity with anyone who feels they would be a great fit for this role and our business.  We welcome applications from all backgrounds and communities, and we are more than happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments that you may require at any stage in the recruitment process.

To apply please click here!