UPS Warehouse Operative - 18:00 hrs to 02:30 hrs Monday to Friday based Leighton Buzzard in Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom


Polar Speed, a UPS company, is a logistics company and innovative provider of temperature sensitive transportation and pharmaceutical supply chain solutions in the UK.

Position summary:

WAREHOUSE OPERATIVE – LATES - 18:00 hrs to 02:30 hrs - Monday to Friday


£9.07 per hour, hours 40 per week with requirement for flexibility

Polar Speed has a reputation for quality, compliance, operational and customer facing technology and monitoring solutions in the growing temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical logistics market in the UK. The company specialises in active temperature-controlled deliveries to hospitals, pharmacies, wholesalers and medical care surgeries as well as to end patients which it serves through its homecare business. Its customers include some of the best known pharmaceutical brands in the world.

As a warehouse operative, you’ll pick, check and pack pharmaceutical products, load/unload vehicles, and generally assist with the night sort. You’ll handle inbound and outbound consignments, completing paperwork as required and working to standard operating procedures. Hours will be typically 18:00 hrs to 02:30 hrs, on a Monday to Friday basis. Flexibility with regard to hours will be required as the shift times may alter dependant on volume.

Key responsibilities:

  • Pick, check and pack pharmaceutical products

  • Load and unload vehicles

  • Receive in-bound consignments and allocate in warehouse

  • Ensure pharmaceutical products are stored within the correct temperature range

  • Housekeeping duties to ensure the warehouse and yard area are kept clean and tidy

  • Follow standard operating procedures in the pick and pack operation.

Key Skills/Experience/Requirements:

  • Good reading skills and numerate

  • Computer literate

  • Good team player

  • Good organisation skills with the ability to prioritise

  • An eye for detail

  • Flexible and enthusiastic

For successful applicants, Polar Speed will require a basic criminal record check.


Category: Administrative

Requisition Number: 047347

Location: Leighton Buzzard,United Kingdom