warehouse operative with counterbalance fl license in swindon

22 August 2018
bd medical swindon, randstad inhouse services
job type
£ 11.36 - £ 13.86 per hour, parking, pension
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swindon, south west
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 11.36 - £ 13.86 per hour, parking, pension
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 Warehouse Operative/Material Handler based in the Swindon area, working within an ongoing temporay role offering a very competitive salary.

Day shifts are available working to the following:

Day Shift: 08:00 - 20:00 3 on 3 off continental shifts


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.



* 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
* Must be qualified in Forklift driving and hold current licence - Counterbalance minimum
* 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.

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