Warehouse Assistant

Crawley | £20,799 to £21,368 per annum

Employer: ILG
Sector/Specialism: Warehouse & Distribution

Are you an enthusiastic individual looking to develop a career in warehousing and logistics? Could you thrive as a Warehouse Assistant for a major fulfilment & delivery company?

If so, read on.

About Us:

We’re ILG (International Logistics Group). We’re an independent fulfilment, warehousing and logistics provider with over 25 years’ experience and market-leading status.

Due to our growth, diversification and expansion of the scope of our operations, we are seeking Warehouse Assistants to join the team at one of our warehouses based in Gatwick.

Your Rewards:

The Benefits:

• Salary of £20,799 to £21,368 per annum
• Bonus scheme (£300)
• Pension, Life Assurance, Healthshield - Care Package and Discount Perks
• 22 days’ holiday increasing to 25 days after two complete holiday years, with the option to buy/sell holiday
• Birthday leave
• Dedicated rest areas with free tea and coffee
• Parking on site
• Dedicated platform for learning and development
• Staff member of the month rewards

Every day our people work hard to make our customers more successful and in return, we work hard to make our employees more successful. We invest in their training and development, recognise and reward their achievements and create opportunities to progress within our business.

We understand the importance of making time to unwind and have fun, so we fund a number of social events, including our amazing annual party. Each year we celebrate in style, present our annual employee awards and celebrate the people that make our business so special.

So, if you want to develop an exciting career, learn from a friendly team and realise your full potential in a fast-moving industry, this is the role for you.

Your Role:

As a Warehouse Assistant, you will be tasked with supporting our warehouse operations including logistics, quality control and some maintenance activities.

Specifically, you will:

• Pick, pack and ship products to clients
• Undertake quality checking of goods, gift wrapping and packaging
• Use the order management system and accurately pick order items
• Process shipping information and display it for the courier
• Ensure your work area is in-line with health and safety requirements

Your role will operate on a shift pattern working five days out of seven, comprising of early and late shifts. This will include evening and weekend work.

About You:

To be considered as a Warehouse Assistant, you will need:

• To enjoy working as part of a target-driven ambitious team
• A strong attention to detail
• A hard working attitude and the drive to see a job through to completion
• A good level of IT literacy and the confidence to use IT systems
• Current counterbalance and "reach" forklift licence is desirable

Retail and/or order fulfilment experience would be beneficial to your application.

Other organisations may call this role Warehouse Operative, Logistics Operative, Shipping Operative, Warehouse Picker, Picker, Order Picker & Packer, Warehouse Assistant, Warehousing Assistant, Goods-in Assistant, Packer, or Logistics Assistant.