Warehouse Packer

About us: We are a trusted family business inspiring the Caterer through service, advice, innovation and price since 1868. www.stephensons.com

Working hours: 39.5 hours per week, typically; Monday to Friday 9 – 5:30, 1 in 6 Saturdays 9:30 – 15:00 and 30 min lunch.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure customer products are packaged appropriately and safely to ensure they arrive with the customer in a saleable state.
  • Ensure fragile items are packed with extra care.
  • Enter customer details into system and print out labels.
  • Ensure correct number of boxes are labelled.
  • Liaise with carrier to ensure that all boxes are loaded.
  • Assist delivery drivers.
  • Liaise with the Warehouse Supervisor to ensure that any build-up of packing is identified.
  • Operate shredding machine to recycle office paper into packaging material.
  • Ensure that the Packing Room is kept clean and tidy at all times.
  • Assist in other departments as required
  • Assist with annual stocktake (which may involve working a weekend)
  • Ensure the box storage is kept tidy and re-order as necessary.

 

Personal Qualities–You should be able to demonstrate you have the following

  • You should be a team player.
  • You should be well organised in your work.
  • You should be able to work to a high standard of accuracy.
  • Great attention to detail.

 

Job Requirements:

  • Able to work additional hours on request.
  • Ideally you will have experience of carrying out stock packing ahead of distribution.
  • Able to work in cold/ hot environment – the warehouse is open so in winter it becomes very cold in the packing area. Also very hot during summer periods.