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Warehouse Operative

Logistics done differently.


Would you like to join one of the most exciting and forward-thinking logistic companies? A business that will train and develop you, giving you all the tools needed to be successful in the industry. Whether you have experience in warehouse, production, or maybe you are looking for your first role in logistics, then this could be for you!


We have a fantastic opportunity to join our operations team at Sywell - Northampton, on a permanent, full-time basis. You’ll be working 12 hours shifts, 4-on-4-off, made up of 2 days and 2 nights between the hours of 7am-7pm and 7pm-7am. We are also able to offer fixed night shifts. This is not your average warehouse role. You’ll be working with power tools and other MHE, individually and as part of a close team, in a fast paced environment.


Pay, benefits and more:


  •  Basic rate of pay £11.71 per hour
  •  Overtime paid at £16.07 per hour, Monday to Friday and Saturday day
  •  Overtime paid at £21.42 per hour, for Saturday night, Sunday day and Sunday night
  •  A weekly bonus of up to £30, based on attendance, productivity and attitude


We are flexible to offer shifts that accommodate car sharing with other staff. We have free on-site parking, as well as our own canteen providing free tea and coffee. In addition, we offer holiday pay, access to our online training facility for career development, as well as a variety of high street discounts, a workplace pension, and many other perks. We also run quarterly prizes for best performances and other achievements.


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Ensure pallets are prepared in accordance to customer specifications.
  • Inspect pallets using semi-automated equipment, or manually.
  • Use reciprocating saw and air powered nail gun to repair pallets. (Full training provided)
  • Operate counterbalance FLT to load and unload vehicles. (Training provided after probation period).


What you need to succeed at GXO


  • Physically fit (for this role).
  • Strong work ethic and a can-do quality.
  • A desire to learn and develop new skills.


Be part of something big.


GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here. 

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