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*** LONGLEAT - Permanent - Warehouse Assistant
Summary
Title:*** LONGLEAT - Permanent - Warehouse Assistant
ID:LEL1557 / 3379
Department:Retail
Description
Warehouse Assistant

For over 50 years, Longleat has been one of the UK’s most loved attractions. Despite our established reputation, we constantly strive to educate, excite and inspire our guests – from hosting the UK’s largest ever hot air balloon gathering, to celebrating our Festival of Light; the first and biggest event of its kind in the UK, with a total of 3,000 spectacular Chinese lanterns transforming the Estate.

What will this role of Warehouse Assistant entail?

Reporting to the Warehouse Manager, as a Warehouse Assistant you’ll work as part of the F&B team and be responsible for picking and delivering stock from stores. You’ll also maintain accurate electronic records of all stock movements ensuring stock levels are correctly managed. Duties will also include, although not be limited to:
  • Loading and unloading lorries / vans
  • Checking and inspecting goods received ensuring they are of accurate quantity, type and acceptable quality
  • Accurately labelling goods that have arrived at the warehouse
  • Co-ordinating dispatch and deliveries with transport companies
  • Carrying out regular stock checks to ensure that adequate supplies are maintained
What will I need to be considered for this Warehouse Assistant vacancy?
  • Due to the nature of the role, be physically fit and able to lift boxes
  • Good IT and administrative skills
  • Excellent numeracy and organisational skills
  • Superb attention to detail
  • Good team player with the ability to remain calm and efficient under pressure
  • Be honest, reliable and committed, and enjoy responsibility and exceeding expectations
  • Full UK driving licence
Although not essential, proven experience of stock control would be highly advantageous as would a valid forklift truck licence.

What will I receive in return?

As a Warehouse Assistant, you will receive a pay rate that meets National Minimum Wage / National Living Wage, in addition to a range of attractive benefits that include; 29 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays (pro rata), complimentary tickets to Longleat and Cheddar Gorge and Caves, discounts on food and beverages and retail merchandise, along with life assurance cover and more perks!

Contract: Permanent, working hours to vary on a 7-day rota basis with a guaranteed minimum average of 24 hours per week. Earliest rota’d start time from 8am, and latest finish time up to 8pm.

Please note, due to the nature of the business evenings and weekend work will be required, including bank holidays.

Location: Warminster, Wiltshire.

All applications for this Warehouse Assistant vacancy are to be submitted online, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions please.
This opening is closed and is no longer accepting applications