Warehouse Operative – Derby

Job purpose

Work alongside a team of fellow warehouse personnel to provide a professional incoming goods, storage and despatch service to customers, encompassing both speed and accuracy.

Source and nature of management provided

Warehouse Team Leader

Warehouse Operations Manager

Logistics Contract Manager

Staff management responsibility


Special Conditions

08:00 – 17:30 Mon – Fri

Must be flexible with overtime as and when required to support operational requirements.

Main duties and responsibilities

1 Execute the plan for incoming goods, storage and despatch of items in a timely and efficient manner.

2 Responsibility for all aspects of health and safety for self and team members.

3 To ensure effective, safe, accurate and timely stock management.

4 Provide support for account managers with query resolution and inventory checks.

5 Conduct accurate and periodic cycle counts and stock takes.

6 Be responsible for ensuring that the quality of the product and service within the Warehouse is maintained at the highest possible standards for the customer.

7 Ensuring quality procedures and individual quality targets are strictly adhered to.

8 Any other reasonable duties which may be required by management from time to time.

9 To ensure the safe loading/handling/unloading of all material.

10 Support, comply and ensure complicity by self and team with Health, Safety and Environmental regulations, the company handbook, Quality standards and all other company policies and procedures.

You will from time to time be required to undertake other duties of a similar nature as reasonably required by your line manager. You are required to follow all ATL policies and procedures at all times and take account of ATL guidance.

Criteria: Qualifications and Training


  • Current Fork Lift Truck Licence (Counterbalance)


  • Qualified to GCSE Level in English and Maths (or equivalent)
  • Current Fork Lift Truck Licence (Reach)
Criteria: Knowledge and Experience


  • Experience within a warehouse environment
Criteria: Skills and Aptitudes


  • Ability to question, positively challenge and improve upon existing processes.
  • High level of honesty and integrity.
  • Flexibility and the ability to adapt to changing circumstances.
  • Resilience with an ability to keep calm under pressure and continue to follow the correct processes even under difficult circumstances.
  • Numerate with strong analytical and problem solving ability.
  • Willingness to build strong interpersonal relationships with team members and other departments.
  • Credible and confident communicator (written and verbal) at all levels of a business.


  • Proficient in the use of MS Excel, Word, Outlook and Power Point.
  • Confident with the ability to deal with logistics professionals at all levels.

If you have not received a response within 14 days, please consider your application has been unsuccessful.

Job Type:

Full-time, Permanent




Warehouse: 2 years (required)


GCSE or equivalent (preferred)


Derby (preferred)


Counterbalance FLT (Required)


Fluent English (required)


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