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    Warehouse Operative - ULD (Unit Load Device) Build Specialist

    Hounslow, London, United Kingdom
    Career Level
    Employment Type, Work Type
    Full time
    Publishing Date, ID-Nr.
    , 337424

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    Join Our Warehouse Team in Heathrow!

    Are you a dedicated team player with a passion for excellence? We have an exciting opportunity for a Warehouse Operative on our night shift to join our dynamic team at our Heathrow location. If you have previous experience in a warehouse environment and hold a Reach Truck license, we want to hear from you!

    Location: Heathrow, UK

    Hours: 18:00 to 6:00 4 on/4 off

    Salary: £26,326 per annum, with additional allowances:

    • £3,500 shift allowance
    • £2,000 ULD allowance for trained ULD builders

    What Will You Be Doing?

    As a Warehouse Operative , you will play a crucial role in ensuring smooth operations and exceptional customer service. Your responsibilities will include:

    • Complete all ULD builds to Airlines specifications as instructed by LHR Gateway. Ensure Aircraft safety is maintained at all times by completing builds to satisfactory standard. Responsibility for final QC (quality check) and subsequent sign off of ULD build sheet. Ensure all related documentation is completed accurately and any issues reported to LHR Gateway. Ensuring Warehouse access is restricted to authorised personnel only.
    • Freight Handling: Receiving inbound freight using the GXD system & WMS and booking in and processing outbound freight using the same systems.
    • Forklift Operations: Safely loading and unloading vehicles using a forklift.
    • Freight Sorting: Sorting and splitting freight according to customer SOP's
    • Manual Handling: Frequently performing manual handling tasks.
    • Material Handling Equipment: Using all MHE (Material Handling Equipment) as trained.


    About You

    To excel in this role, you should possess the following qualifications and attributes:

    • ULD (Unit Load Device) Build experience.
    • Warehouse Experience: Previous experience working within a warehouse environment is essential.
    • Reach Truck License: Holding a Reach Truck license is advantageous for this position.
    • Desirable License: Possession of a Counterbalance license would be advantageous.
    • Computer Literacy: Proficiency in basic computer skills.
    • Time Management: Excellent timekeeping and attendance are essential qualities.

    What We Offer

    We believe in investing in our employees' growth and development. When you join our team as a Warehouse Operative, you can expect:

    • Comprehensive Training: Full training and continuous professional development to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
    • Pension Scheme: Enjoy the benefits of a pension scheme with up to 6% matched employer contributions.
    • Holiday Entitlement: 19.5 days of holiday (increasing by 1 day per year up to a maximum of 23 days) plus a day off for your birthday.
    • Career Advancement: Explore various career paths and take advantage of development opportunities within our organisation.

    Next Steps

    If you believe that you are the perfect fit for this role, we encourage you to apply today! Follow the provided links and attach your CV to submit your application ASAP.

    Candidates will be required to undergo necessary right-to-work checks for the UK, 5 year referencing and a criminal records check.

    At DB Schenker, we embrace diversity and are dedicated to enhancing it further. We welcome all applicants, regardless of gender, age, disability, nationality, religion, or sexual orientation.


    Professional Development
    We’re strong believers in continual training and development for our people. After all, your success is our success.

    Work-life Balance
    Our vacation and leave policies reflect our belief in proper work-life balance.

    Working Internationally
    See the world with DB Schenker! If you’re searching for an international challenge, we offer plenty of opportunities.

    Our offer

    At DB Schenker, you are part of a global logistics network that connects the world. A network that allows you to shape your career by encouraging you to contribute and truly make a difference. With more than 72,000 colleagues worldwide, we welcome diversity and thrive on individual backgrounds, perspectives and skills. Together as one team, we are Here to move.


    To be considered for this position you must have valid rights to work and live in the UK.

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