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Warehouse Operative

Date: 26-May-2021

Location: Warrington, GB

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.


Are you currently considering your career pathway? Do you want to join an employer that prides themselves on internal development? It’s true, here at XPO, more than half of our management vacancies are filled by internal colleagues! We’re hungry to progress and be the best in the industry so we’re looking for fresh talent to join our team! Sound like a good idea to you? Read on, we want to hear from you!


We’re on the hunt for permanent Warehouse Operatives to join our team in Warrington, supporting our customer, Iceland Foods. If you’re up for a challenge and want to kickstart that career pathway in logistics, this is the right place to be!


This role is working 37.5 hours per week on a rotating 06:00 – 14:00/14:00 – 22:00 shift covering an ‘any 5 from 7’ shift pattern for the first 13 weeks of employment. Thereafter, we’re able to offer fixed shifts covering either Sunday to Thursday or Monday to Friday on either the afternoon or nightshift.


Pay, benefits and more:


We’re looking to offer the competitive hourly rate of £11.72, plus overtime, a shift premium for nights and performance related bonuses. As well as this, you’ll receive holiday pay, access to a variety of high street discounts – including an Iceland discount card, cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks including access to our own online university hub – home to a wealth of courses meaning you’re always able to develop new skills! 


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Work in any of our three chambers – ambient, chilled, and frozen
  • Pick goods using a voice system and load them onto pallets and cages
  • Assist in the loading and unloading of vehicles


What you need to succeed at XPO:


  • Willingness to work in a multi-temperature environment (this could be anything from room temperature to freezing cold)
  • Flexibility to work irregular hours and weekends
  • Good levels of written and verbal English


Be part of something big.


XPO 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 XPO 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.

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