Materials Handler/Warehouse Worker

  • Location

    Cardiff, Wales

  • Sector:

    Healthcare

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £9.84 per hour

  • Contact:

    Andy Nugent

  • Contact email:

    Andy.Nugent@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    0000MAH_1569235807

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-10-23

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Materials Handler/Warehouse Worker - 6 Months - Cardiff

My client is looking for a Materials Handler/Warehouse Worker, and application, for an initial 6-month position based in Cardiff. The client is a large organisation and a leader in the healthcare industry.

Materials Handler / Warehouse Worker Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform physical movement of materials from one area to another using handcarts or fork lifts
  • Physically and systemically receive/issue individual material requisitions from internal and external departments
  • Quantifies and verifies cycle count
  • Process material against purchase orders and work orders using electronic material management system
  • Work with appropriate logistics and production personnel to resolve/prevent shortages
  • Perform cycle audits and physical inventory per schedule.
  • Help reconcile inventory discrepancies and report discrepancies to Supervisor
  • Comply with EHS & Quality System regulations and policies
  • Read and follow work instructions and bills of materials
  • Perform other duties and/or special projects as assigned
  • Identify and report any quality or compliance concerns and take immediate corrective action as required

Candidate Criteria:

  • Demonstrate the ability to read, write and speak in local language
  • Proficient in basic mathematics
  • Ability to communicate well and work with others
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to consistently lift

Vacancy Details:

  • 5 hours per week
  • It's a shift pattern alternating between the following:

Week 1: Monday to Thursday: 5.50am-2pm and Friday 5.50am-1pm

Week 2: Monday to Thursday: 1:50pm-10pm and Friday 12:50pm-8pm

  • The client operates a 3-break system: x2 15 minutes x1 30 minutes throughout the day (break every 2 hours)
  • £9.84 per hour including shift allowance
  • Overtime may be offered during periods of high production demand - frequently run overtime on weekends
  • Overtime during the week = £14.76 per hour
  • Weekend overtime = £17.22 per hour
  • Temp Staff are eligible to apply for permanent vacancies before advertised externally