night shift material handler in swindon

04 December 2018
bd medical swindon, randstad inhouse services
job type
£ 9.96 - £ 15.18 per hour, Additional Benefits
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swindon, south west
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 9.96 - £ 15.18 per hour, Additional Benefits
reference number
bd medical swindon, randstad inhouse services
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job description

A fantastic opportunity to work for a progressive medical technology company. BD Medical is among the world's leading suppliers of medical devices and a leading innovator in injection- and infusion-based drug delivery since 1906. BD Medical offers a warm and friendly working environment and embraces it's employees and their diversities.

The role is for a Material Handler based in Swindon, working within an ongoing temporary role offering a very competitive salary.


* A variety of shift patterns are available so we should be able to find one to suit you, although flexibility is essential.
* Holiday pay
* Full training is provided
* Many of our candidates return year after year
* Access to the Randstad benefits app
* Local bus stops and train stations
* Free parking on site and street parking is available in the surrounding area


* Night Shift: 20:00PM - 08:00AM

3 on 3 off continental shifts


The role will involve an initial training period of 4-6 weeks to be worked on a day shift of 08:00AM - 20:00PM

3 on 3 off continental shifts

Role Summary:

Under the direction of the Materials Value Stream Leader and Materials Lead Operators, working as a member of the warehouse team; responsible for conducting all activities within Warehouse and Material Handling to ensure that all materials are prepared via the MES Replenishment system and delivered in a timely manner to the Production lines.

Main Responsibilities:


* Using the Forklift / Pedestrian trucks for loading / unloading of transport vehicles and movement of products within the warehouse.
* Conducting regular Cycle Counts via the MES system.
* Completion of Racking Inspections and reporting any damage as a matter of priority.
* Movement of products within the warehouse to ensure correct and appropriate location storage.
* Receive goods delivery and ensure they are fully documented, booked in the system and report any quality issues immediately.
* Conduct inspection & cleaning of outer packaging of product if it is not suitable for production to use before it is moved into an area for production use.
* Prepare Finished Goods for shipment as per documentation.
* Drive trucks in a safe manner at all times with no exception.
* Ensure all MES transactions are completed correctly and in real time as per relevant Work Instructions.

Materials Handling

* Loading and Unloading of the Shuttle that transfers materials to and from the offsite warehouse
* Wrapping of al Finished Goods and Raw Materials using the Pallet Wrapper, ready to be sent to the offsite Warehouse
* Conduct regular Cycle Counts via the MES System
* Management of recycling to include bailing, compacting and tipping of scrap
* Management of the Waste Management area to be kept tidy at all times
* Supply of Materials to VS1, VS2 & Motan via the replenishment system in a timely manner
* To feedback any issues with reference to Replenishment to the Materials Value Stream Leader or the Warehouse Lead Operator
* Signing of small parcel deliveries within the Dorcan warehouse
* Ensure all MES transactions are completed correctly and in real time as per relevant Work Instructions


* Good knowledge of all related warehouse activities - Minimum 2 years' experience required
* PC knowledge - to include Microsoft Office


* VNA, PPT ride on truck
* Knowledge of SAP
* Knowledge of MES or other Scanning systems

If you have the experience and skill set to match the requirements listed above, enjoy working in a collaborative and engaging culture and are driven by the challenge of assisting in developing innovative solutions for global issues, then we are very interested in speaking with you; so don't delay, please apply using the links provided or call Faye on 07730 926903

Please be advised that due to the expected high volume of applicants we may be unable to reply to everyone individually.




English, Maths

educational requirements

High School