Bursledon, Southampton, Hampshire
£22,880 per annum (£11 per hour) Plus Pension, BUPA Medical Cash Plan, Life Assurance, 20 Days’ Holiday (rising with service)
This is an amazing opportunity to help save the planet by making a positive impact in a ground-breaking business that truly puts safety at the heart of everything it does and has big plans for the future.
Olleco is on a mission to help protect the planet. Working together with thousands of food service businesses, we ensure that greenhouse gas emissions are reduced by hundreds and thousands of tonnes. We are now looking for a Warehouse Operative to join our team and help us to continue to do things the right way.
With over 1,000 colleagues in multiple sites nationwide, we supply premium cooking oils and collect organic waste, which is then converted into bio-methane, electricity, heat and organic fertiliser.
Within a diverse and inclusive environment, you will have the chance to contribute to our H&S culture and help us maintain our reputation for operational excellence.
As a Warehouse Operative, you will be a fundamental part of our team, enabling us to continue with our mission to help protect the planet.
Why join us?
- You’ll have the opportunity to make a difference, helping us to become more successful and deliver more benefits to the environment
- We’re growing and so you will be able to develop your own career
- We provide opportunities for you to develop your career and pride ourselves on promoting from within
What we expect of each other:
- That each of us acts like owners of this growing business
- We collaborate to enable the business to be the best it can be – especially when it comes to safety and wellbeing!
A little bit more about the role:
- Prepare trucks for next day deliveries by unloading waste oil and loading fresh oil
- Receiving and unloading bulk deliveries of fresh stock
- Palletising waste oil for bulk shipment to processing plants
- Working indoors and outdoors
- Significant manual handling of stock with some FLT work
- General housekeeping
What are we looking for? As you can imagine, you’ll need a broad range of personal skills to succeed, but we don’t expect you to have everything from the start! We will coach, train and support you, it’s more important that you have the right interpersonal skills and the intelligence to grasp our business and take us forward.
We will be looking for:
- Experience gained in a logistics or warehouse role
- Previous manual handling experience
- A full, valid driving licence
A forklift truck licence would be desirable, but not essential.
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Other organisations may call this role Yardperson, Warehouse Picker, Logistics Operative, General Operative, Warehouse Loader, Storesperson, Order Picker, Warehouse Assistant, or Collections & Delivery Driver.