Warehouse Returns, Spares and Service Operative

Location: Northampton

Salary: £7.63 p/h

Jobtype: Permanent, full-time (Principle hours of work - 8am-5pm)

The Role

Based at our 115,000 sq. ft. Northampton Distribution Centre, this position involve working in all areas of our Warehousing and Distribution Operation from Goods received to Goods out including but not limited to;

  • Operation of labour saving devices - FLT, Bendi Truck and man rider pallet carrying machines.

  • Unloading containers/lorries for goods receiving via mechanical handling equipment and by hand as part of a team.

  • Collation and put away of goods/parts received using computerised RF Scanner.

  • Loading of outbound vehicles.

  • Receipt of returned goods and collation and preparation for return to stock.

  • Servicing & repairs of returned goods for customers and to stock.

  • Servicing & repairs of display products.

  • Collation packing and allocation of goods and parts.

The ideal candidate must be physically fit & healthy as heavy lifting is required, and ideally be in possession of a counterbalance forklift licence. Being in possession of a Pivot Steer, (Bendi/Flexi), Truck Licence would be advantageous too.

Whilst experience and ability to assemble products would be an advantage, full training will be given to the right candidate.

The weekly wages for the role is as follows; £343.35 for 45hrs per week plus paid overtime if required.

Other benefits: A fully paid 30 minutes lunch break is included in the hours above. A staff discount scheme is currently in operation.

20 Paid holidays per year. (During the first year taken on an accrual basis).

About Fitness Superstore

Now in its 21st year, Fitness Superstore is a successful retail & distribution business, selling through nationwide stores, telephone, catalogue and website; annual turnover is in excess of £28m.

It is a destination store business where customers travel to see and try a huge range of fitness equipment under one roof in large impressive showrooms (the largest in the UK).

As an industry leading specialist they pride themselves on giving excellent advice, meeting every customer's needs and exceeding their expectations.

Required skills

  • Mechanical Electrical
  • Heavy Lifting

Application questions

Do you have forklift experience?
Do you have experience driving a bendi/flexi/pivot steer?

Reference: 33591190

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