Warehouse Operative

  • Job Reference: Warehouse Operative
  • Date Posted: 2 May 2018
  • Recruiter: Chef Direct
  • Location: Didcot, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £9.12 to £11.40 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: Group Pension Scheme, Healthcare Scheme, Colleague Discount
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Chef Direct's Didcot Distribution Centre is a 245,000 sq ft multi temperature food

service site with exciting and challenging positions available within the


We are recruiting for enthusiastic, conscientious people who have a sense of

pride in their work and will support Chef Direct in achieving its aim to ensure

complete customer satisfaction.

We are looking for flexible, reliable people with a 'can do' attitude and great team

working ethics. A basic understanding of Health and Safety is essential, along

with a good standard of literacy and numeracy skills.

Candidates must be over 18 years of age.


The following are desirable, however, full training is provided regardless of prior


- previous warehouse experience
- LLOP or PPT truck experience
- counterbalance truck license / experience
- FLT license / experience

Successful candidates will be required to work shift hours of 06:00 hrs to 14:00

hrs (the early day shift) and 14:00 hrs to 22:00 hrs (the late day shift) on an

alternating weekly basis.  i.e. Working one week of early shifts, followed by one

week of late shifts, working any 5 days between Sunday and Friday each week.


Limited night shift positions with fixed shift hours of 22:00 hrs to 06:00 hrs are

also available.


The basic hourly rate on the day shift rota is £9.12 per hour (with shift premium

rate of £10.48 per hour between 18:00 hrs to 22:00 hours).

The night shift rate of pay is £11.40 per hour.

In addition, our performance related bonus scheme offers the potential to earn an

extra £100 per week, we offer attractive overtime rates and freezer work