Warehouse Operative

£18,564 - £24,480 yearly
  • Sikla
  • Milton Keynes, UK
  • 10 Sep, 2020
Full time Construction Transport & Logistics

Job Description

Reports To:                Logistics & Fabrications Supervisor (LFS)                             



  • Checking accuracy of deliveries to customers (domestic, export, industrial projects),
  • Helping to minimise errors in picking, packing and loading
  • Assisting with the daily logistics
  • Following instructions by the LFS
  • Reporting mistakes, inaccuracies and discrepancies immediately
  • Ensuring all stock is located in the correct place
  • Supporting tight timescales and given deadlines
  • Maintaining high level of health & safety standards
  • Supporting the LFS with communicating incoming and outgoing deliveries, delays, logistic issues etc.
  • Covering for colleagues during holiday and other absences
  • Prefabricating and cutting Sikla material according to drawings
  • Cleaning tools and tidying up the warehouse settings
  • Helping with “handyman duties” in the office
  • Ensuring that the Route Card procedure is always followed
  • Checking deliveries accurately: Quality Checks for Goods in and Goods out
  • Using the ERP System for small standard processes in the warehouse
  • Offloading and unpacking goods
  • Positive work attitude


Skills & Abilities

  • Good metric and numerical skills
  • Understanding standard process like Goods In and Goods Out
  • Working productively, efficiently, effectively with initiative and drive under tight timescales
  • Able to work physically and hard
  • Able to follow instructions
  • Enjoying the work in teams
  • Previous experience of working within a warehouse and steel fabrication environment 
  • Good understanding of Health and Safety requirements
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently under pressure and to tight timescales
  • Bright and positive with a keen eye for detail
  • Flexible, adaptable and willing to learn


  • Reading, Writing and Speaking in English
  • Good metric and numerical understanding

Other Requirements

  • Forklift Driver (Counterbalance and Reach)
  • Clean Class 2/C Driver Licences=
  • Extremely good team worker and communicator demonstrating loyalty and commitment to both the organisation and its members
  • Opportunity to grow with the company