UPS Warehouse Operative with Forklift - Days Monday to Friday based Leighton Buzzard in Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom



£17,971.30 per annum - £8.64 per hour - 40 hours per week

Monday to Friday – 8:00 hrs to 17:00 hrs

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 with forklift, you must hold a recent counterbalance forklift licence, Reach truck would be a bonus. You’ll pick, check and pack pharmaceutical products, load/unload vehicles, and generally assist with the day sort. You’ll handle inbound and outbound consignments, completing paperwork as required and working to standard operating procedures. Hours will be typically 08:00 hours to 17:00 hours, on a Monday to Friday basis. Flexibility with regard to hours will be required as the shift times may alter dependant on volume.

We offer a wide range of benefits including 28 days’ holiday (including bank holidays) building to 33 days (including bank holidays) in the sixth full holiday year and a company pension scheme

For successful applicants, Polar Speed will process enhanced disclosure criminal record checks.

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:

·Must hold a recent counterbalance forklift licence. Reach truck would be a bonus

·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


Category: Administrative

Requisition Number: 047348

Location: Leighton Buzzard,United Kingdom