Reference : 580110

Warehouse Operative

  • Supply Chain
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 07/28/2020

Who are we ?

Are you a dynamic and motivated team player who works well as part of a tight knit team? Can you manage your time effectively to maintain an excellent customer reputation? If so, then why not join our Supply Chain Solutions Hub in Grangemouth as a Warehouse Operative.

Here at Saint-Gobain, our Supply Chain Hubs are the operational backbone of our business, ensuring both our branches and customers have what they need, when they need it. For our Grangemouth Hub, that means servicing the UK’s largest House Builders in Scotland. It’s no small feat, but one that’s essential to our success and the exceptional customer service we provide across our many brands

What will I do in this role?

As a Warehouse Operative, you’ll be operating mechanical handling equipment to safely load and unload goods ready for distribution via our delivery fleet. We’ll look to you and the wider team in upholding Saint-Gobain’s excellent reputation, whilst ensuring you’re operating efficiently and most importantly safely at all times.

Your key day to day duties as Warehouse Operative will include:

  • Picking and loading vehicles accurately and efficiently.
  • Maintaining and observing Health & Safety and housekeeping standards at all times.
  • Ensuring all routine checks are completed accurately within the designated timeframe.
  • Contributing to the wider business’ overall customer service and satisfaction.
  • Committing to learning and developing within the role.

What kind of person are you looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we’re Agile, we’re Open & Engaging, we care about and know our customers, and we all try to act as entrepreneurs. As part of the Saint-Gobain group, we’re also committed to empowering and developing our own people wherever possible. So alongside the following key requirements, we’d welcome applications from dynamic and motivated individuals who work well as part of a small team:

  • A flexible and motivated individual, with a great, hardworking attitude.
  • Safety conscious, with a good practical understanding of operational Health & Safety.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and willingness to learn.
  • MHE/clean driving license - desirable
  • Relevant product knowledge – desirable, however can be trained.

The world of work is changing, and at Saint-Gobain we are open to new ways of working in order to attract talented people to our business. We understand that everyone has different needs and commitments. Therefore, we are very open to discuss any flexible requirement or need that you may have for this role. We can’t guarantee to meet all requests for flexibility when we are recruiting. But, we promise to listen.

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