Goods-in Warehouse Operative

Posted 4 April by CELESTRA LIMITED Featured


£16,640 per annum probation period

Location (including Post Code)

23 First Avenue, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK1 1DX

Hours of work

40 hours to fit needs of the business

About Celestra

Celestra is a successful and dynamic company delivering IT services nationally to the best brand names in the hospitality and retail industries. We deliver an exceptional customer experience and speed of delivery which is second to none.

The hours of work are Monday to Friday 08:30-17:30.

Job Purpose

Reporting to the Supervisor/Assistant Operations Manager, as a Warehouse Operative you will be responsible for the efficient, safe and accurate handling and processing of stock, and the delivery of high quality service to all customers.

Based in Bletchley, Milton Keynes. In return, Celestra offer a competitive salary and benefits to include 28 days’ holiday increasing to 33 after completion of 3 years’ service (inclusive of bank holidays). Benefits including gym membership, shopping vouchers, Employee assistance programme, contributory pension, free fruit and hot beverages, flu vaccinations and bonus scheme.


  • Undertake receipt and checking of incoming stock in line with company goods in

process, ensuring product is correctly located within the warehouse;

  • Pick customer orders (including product identification and pallet build) as per

company processes, undertaking all necessary controls and making available for dispatch;

  • Dispatch outgoing orders in line with company processes
  • Assist with regular and spot stock takes as required;
  • Ensure all stock is stored, handled and transported securely and in line with

company procedures and health and safety guidelines;

  • Provide a professional, courteous and efficient service to all stakeholders
  • Work with team colleagues to ensure the workplace environment is maintained

to a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness, and complies with company and

legislative standards at all times;

  • Take reasonable care of both your own health and safety and that of others who

may be affected by your acts or omissions, ensuring all company safety and

quality systems are followed, and all relevant legislation complied with, raising

concerns and reporting any incidents or suggestions to your line manager;

  • Ensure all packaging is disposed of safely and in line with company

processes, recycling wherever possible;

  • Create a good impression of Celestra at all times and adhere to company rules and

standards, including when working or travelling off-site;

  • Support and assist newly appointed or less experienced colleagues by providing

training and guidance as appropriate;

  • Deputise and provide cover for absent colleagues as required, and regularly

refresh on processes to ensure this can be achieved effectively;

  • Any other duties that may be required from time to time for the smooth running of

the business.

Essential experience, qualifications & skills

Ideally 3 or 4 essential qualities


  • Possess a good standard of numeracy and literacy, and IT competent (MS Office)
  • Good understanding of, and commitment to, safe working practices;
  • 2 year’s previous warehouse experience;
  • Good communication skills and customer focussed


  • Qualified and competent to operate a counterbalance and Reach forklift truck

Application questions

Are you eligible to work in the UK?
Have you got good literacy and numeracy skills?
Have you got minimum 2 years warehouse experience?

Reference: 34820167

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