Job Openings Warehouse Colleague (Nights)

About the job Warehouse Colleague (Nights)

We are TradeChoice Carpet & Flooring!

We provide appreciation, progression and work-life harmony as standard!

As one of the UK’s largest distributors we stock and distribute products from Europe’s leading flooring manufacturers and operating out of 14 branches UK-wide, and continuing to grow!

Our success is a result of our talented colleagues and their dedication, therefore our mission is to create the ideal space for our colleagues to envisage their long-term role or career.

You will become the next generation of TradeChoice Warehouse Supervisors!

See the role in action: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2xY5Ntgg5Pg

You will receive:

  • Night-shift bonus (pre-included within salary)
  • 25 days annual leave, option to buy +3 days, Christmas break + Bank Holidays
  • Long-service holidays
  • Long-service awards
  • 24/7 wellbeing support and counselling (EAP programme)
  • Internal GP medical helpline
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Life assurance
  • Bike2Work scheme
  • Company pension
  • Colleague discounts
  • Shopping vouchers
  • Employee of the month scheme
  • Free onsite parking
  • Workwear and PPE (operational roles)

As a TradeChoice Warehouse Operative Colleague, you will:

  • Operate a pallet truck, forklift, counterbalance, reach truck (or other MHE) to load stores, transport pallets, rearrange stock or place heavy/large objects, as appropriate.
  • Ensuring products are stored safely and labelled correctly.
  • Ensure orders are packaged and labelled correctly to prevent returned orders.
  • Assist in loading/unloading with appropriate apparatus and following safety protocol.
  • Inspect stock for defects or damage, reporting any concerns to the shift manager.
  • Occasionally assisting customers at the Trade Counter.
  • Maintain accurate records of inventory.
  • Conduct regular stock checks and report any discrepancies.
  • Report Health and Safety concerns immediately, following the reporting procedure.
  • Rely on appropriate equipment/tools for the job, following the correct system.
  • Be aware of, and participate in, the appropriate training to become multi-skilled.
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment in your area.
  • This role may include other duties as reasonably required.

Your working pattern:

  • Monday to Friday
  • 7pm to 4am
  • 60-minute break

You:

  • Industry knowledge and experience (desirable).
  • Knowledge of our competitors, and our group companies (desirable).
  • Basic knowledge and understand of general Health & Safety.
  • Previous experience working in a warehouse or distribution centre.
  • Familiarity with goods-in and goods-out, inventory and general logistics.
  • Happy to carry out manual handling duties as required.
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced and results-driven environment.
  • Flexible attitude toward varying working hours (rotational shifts, or peak sales).
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • First Aid Qualification (desirable).
  • Valid and current Fork Lift, Counterbalance and/or Reach Truck licence.

Progression opportunities:

  • Warehouse or Operations Supervisor
  • Class 2 HGV Driver (and/or potentially Class 1)
  • Multi-drop Delivery Driver (3.5t Van)
  • Internal Sales Assistant

Please ensure you are happy with the commute before applying.

If you have not received an update within 14 days of applying, this means you have not been progressed to the next stage.

More about us:

We have been Distributor of the Year since 2016 under the Contract Flooring Journal!

  • Every day we demonstrate commitment, respect, integrity, trust, teamwork and fun.
  • We truly care about diversity and inclusion, mental health and wellbeing.
  • We are dedicated to the development, retention and motivation of our people.

As one of the UK’s largest distributors we stock and distribute products from Europe’s leading flooring manufacturers and operating out of 14 branches UK-wide, and continuing to grow!