A Bit About Us
We may have started small, but we’ve always had very big ideas. We launched in 2000 and we just haven’t stopped; a years’ worth of achievements always seems more like three at AO.
Our customers and now our biggest advocates, and we’ve made millions of them happy. We’ve even launched in new territories throughout Europe. Sometimes we have to pinch ourselves.
But, we’re determined to be the best electrical retailer in Europe, and for that, you need to be driven. We need to be bold enough to try new things, and smart enough to see them through. We need to care about people, and we always like to have a little fun as we do it.
More About the Role
Our Bulk Driver report directly into our Warehouse team leaders, supervisors and managers. You will work within a busy team with other warehouse operatives such as Scanners, VNA and FLT drivers.
As our Bulk drivers it is always your job to show care and attention, allowing us to meet our purpose of having the happiest customers by relentlessly striving for a better way.
Here's What You Can Expect to be Doing
You will work in a fast-paced goods in goods out operation dealing in high quantities of products on the larger MHE, you will be responsible for the quality of our products and ensuring they meet our customers' expectations
Ensuring that the quality of the products meet our customers’ expectations
A Few Things About You
Our Bulk drivers need to have the ability to work together with other Warehouse Operatives, stay motivated and positive even at our busiest time. You will need to be smart enough to work independently and be widely trusted with any task given.
- Experience of operating a counter-balance truck in a busy warehouse
- Experience of working under pressure and to deadlines
- Excellent attention to detail
- Good understanding of handling stock is desirable
- Capability of working at heights
- Experience of working in a warehouse or logistics environment
- The ability to work well with people at all levels
- Have a "can do" attitude
- Able to remain calm and focused under pressure
- Reliable and self - motivated
An FLT counter-balance license is essential
A VNA license is desirable
Experience of using handheld scanning equiptment is desirable but not essential
Why Choose AO?
It’s not about the job you need now, it’s about who you want to be and where you want go. The thing about AO is that you don’t have to leave to move on. We have the kind of environment where people learn and thrive and be the best they can be. That’s our values talking.
We empower each and every person to push the boundaries of what’s possible. We’re growing rapidly and so should you. Our environment and our culture are vibrant and engaging, you almost have to feel it to believe it.
"Our people are our biggest asset, they’re our culture: that unique, indescribable thing that makes us really different."
Great People Deserve Great Things
As an AO employee you can take full advantage of our benefits package. As well as fundamental benefits, like pensions and holidays, we have designed our "AO Perks" to help you out financially, make your work life a little easier or make your home life a lot more fun.