Warehouse Operative

Burton Distribution Centre
Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire
02 May 2017
30 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Reporting to the Operations Team Leader you will assist the Operations Team in Warehousing and Packing, in a pharmaceutical clean environment, to ensure the company meets its objectives.

•Assist in the co-ordination of import storage and distribution activities.

•Reviewing SOPs /work instructions relating to production activities.

•Maintaining accurate and precise production and distribution records.

•Managing receipt, storage and issue of materials, in process and finished goods.

•The list of duties is not intended to be exhaustive, but gives a general indication of the tasks involved. It is the nature of the company that tasks and responsibilities are, in many circumstances, unpredictable and varied.  All employees are, therefore, expected to work in a flexible way when the occasion arises and acknowledge that tasks not specifically covered in their job description are not excluded.


•Acute awareness of continuous improvement


•Attention to detail

•Good problem solving and decision making skills

•Good level of commercial and business awareness

•Cost aware

•Good planning and organisation skills

•Good communication skills

•Confident and conviction

•Strong team player

•Impact and influence within a team


•Previous experience of pharmaceutical operations is preferable, but training will be given.

•Knowledge of warehouse technology and methods

•Good ability to read and interpret technical documents such as Operations manuals, Master Batch Records, Protocols, Standard Operating Procedures. Good writing ability and oral communication skills are required.

•Good mathematical skills required

•Good computer skills required. To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel. Frequent electronic communication required (e.g.: e-mail)

Please apply now, attaching your CV.