Packaging/Label Operative – Warehouse

We are currently working with a leading fresh produce business based near Sittingbourne. Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking an experienced Packaging/Label Operative to join their team.

The Packaging/Label Operative Operative will be responsible for controlling, verifying, printing, issuing and recording labels for production, ensuring the information is accurate in accordance with customer specifications. Maintain appropriate quantities of current stock levels within the packaging issue area.

Responsibilities include:

Move packaging around site using appropriate equipment (i.e. reach truck) and ensure all pallet movements are scanned in and out of location.
Receive packaging deliveries and complete all associated paperwork.
Control the data entry, correct input parameters and verification of labels.
Control the printing, production and issue of labels in accordance with up to date specifications and technical standards.
Produce and maintain clear administrative records regarding the printing, traceability and issuing of labels.
Ensure that the printers and scanners are maintained and available at all times.
Continuously look for ways to improve the business processes of the packaging issue area, and report them to the Packaging Supervisor or Manager.
Issue correct packaging per job requirements.
Record all packaging movements in and out of the issue area.
Ensure all packaging is covered and has traceability labels.
Maintain high levels of Health, Safety, Hygiene, housekeeping and contamination practices and standards in your work area.
Adhere to all relevant customer, industry and legislative standards i.e. British Retail Consortium (BRC), Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP).
Communicate effectively with production and report any non-conformances to a Manager.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

Experience working in a warehouse environment
Experience using a reach truck and associated licences
Excellent communication skills
Knowledge of health & safety

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing business that can offer ongoing training and career progression. Hours for this role will be based on a 4 on 4 off shift pattern working 6am – 6pm.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Experienced Warehouse Operative & Forklift Driver

Experienced Warehouse Operative with a Forklift Licence required in Tonbridge.

Our client is looking for a warehouse operative with an active forklift licence.

This person will have longevity in their career and can demonstrate commitment.

This role will require you to have experience with a scanning/barcode WMS as they are implementing a new ERP system.

If this person has additional skills to offer – H&S, quality, assembly, installation, ERP management, process improvement etc, that would be beneficial, but not essential.

The opportunity comes with progression for the right individual who shows a willingness, interest and capability.

Full Time – Monday-Friday, 8.30am- 5.00pm

Requirements
* High school qualification – GCSE’s
* Active forklift truck licence – Preferably Reach Truck, but will consider Counterbalance
* WMS/ERP knowledge (scanning/barcode)
* Excellent PC skills
* Quantitative skills
* Manual dexterity
* Able to work in a busy environment and also create suitable work for themselves during quiet times
* Longevity in career
* Reading/comprehension
* Have own transport & clean licence
* Well presented
* Good work ethic
* Attention to detail
* Well organised
* Friendly
* Reliable

Please send your CV for review.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. KHR – Recruitment Specialists is a trading name of KH Recruitment Ltd Keep in touch with us online for job alerts, industry updates and market…