Warehouse Jobs Sunderland

Rokshaw Laboratories

Warehouse Operative

Job Description

To provide accurate picking, checking and processing of pharmaceutical goods, in addition to stock maintenance and achieving order turn-round targets.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

· Accurately picking, checking and processing orders for dispatch

· Providing handover of processed orders to courier drivers

· Ensuring processed orders are dispatched according to temperature disciplines i.e. Cold Chain lines

· Maintaining cleanliness and integrity of the Warehouse areas at all times

· To raise any incidents, suggestions, quality related matters or concerns to your line manager

· To perform routine and spot stock control takes

· To keeping accurate records at all times

· Palletising stock in the warehouse environment

· Handling & receipt of incoming goods

· Logging order and stock information in relevant folders and in house computer system

· Checking deliveries for damaged or missing items

· Support and assist newly appointed or less experienced colleagues by providing training and guidance as appropriate

· Ensuring that all received goods are stored in the correct locations safely i.e. Controlled Drugs, Flammable materials, Temperature sensitive etc.

· Demonstrate strict adherence to company Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and other relevant working aids i.e. Job aids

· Compliance with company Health and Safety policies

· Participation in, and successful completion of all relevant work based training

· Maintenance of personal training folder in an auditable state at all times

· Ensuring good relations and communications with all members of the team and responding politely and in a timely fashion to internal and external customers

· Completing any other designated tasks, as necessary

· Undertaking any other duties which may be requested by the departmental heads, for which training and/or an explanation has been provided and understood.

– A clean driving license is essential (FULL UK)

Essential Qualities:

  • Good organisational skills
  • Reliability and dependability
  • Literacy & numeracy
  • Ability to meet the physical demands of the job
  • Self-motivated
  • Upbeat and energised
  • Flexible and willing take on a variety of tasks
  • Team player

Desirable Qualities:

  • Forklift / Counterbalance licensure
  • Previous Warehouse Experience
  • Computer Literacy
  • Any appropriate Warehouse Qualifications

Working Hours:

  • 8 hours per day
  • 08:00 – 21:00 (within this time range)
  • Monday to Friday

COVID-19 precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Sanitisation, disinfection or cleaning procedures in place

Job Duties:

  • Load and unload lorries in a safe and efficient manner
  • Move and stack materials
  • Keep production lines supplied with empty containers and packaging materials as needed
  • General housekeeping duties in the warehouse or production area and duties as assigned
  • Perform general warehouse duties in order to maintain a smooth operation
  • Occasional local deliveries in company van

Work remotely

  • No

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £9.50 per hour


  • 8 hour shift


  • Warehouse experience: 3 years (preferred)

To apply for this job please visit www.glassdoor.co.uk.