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Job Overview

Contract Type

Fixed Term Contract


£11.80 per Hour Fixed Term Contract


Warehouse Operations




North East


County Durham

Job Overview

About The Role

Our Warehouse Operatives play a key part in ensuring that our customers receive the right appliances in perfect condition and that all of our vehicles are loaded correctly. As one of our Warehouse Operatives, you will report directly into the Nightshift Supervisors and need to be able to work well in a busy team.

We offer excellent internal development opportunities, and we provide full training on site.

  • Salary: £11.80 per hour / £22,905.68 per annum
  • Hours: 4 on 2 off shift pattern working 10pm-6am (37.33 hours per week)
  • Job Type: 12 month Fixed Term Contract
  • Location: Western Industrial Estate, Westerton, Bishop Auckland, DL14 8AH

Here's What You Can Expect To Be Doing

  • Working to deadlines unloading products from the trailers and loading onto 3.5t and 7.5t delivery vehicles using the correct process
  • Assigning the products to the correct delivery vehicles using pick sheets
  • Checking that trailers going back to Head Office are loaded correctly
  • Using the correct manual handling techniques and safe systems of work in line with H&S training
  • Comfortable with handling large appliances and completing heavy manual handling
  • Limit any potential damages by handling appliances in line with training
  • Reporting any accidents, product issues or damages
  • Other general warehouse responsibilities

A Few Things About You

While working it is important that we all work together to stay motivated throughout the shift, therefore you must be able to work independently and work well within a team.

  • Previous warehouse experience is preferred
  • Standard valid UK driving license

A Bit About Us

When it comes to appliances and electricals, we’ve got the lot. Washing machines? Yep. TVs? Check. Laptops? Absolutely. Everything except doorbells (just kidding, we’ve got those too).

We’re known for helping our customers brilliantly - and it’s no different for AOers. We care about more than what’s on your CV, because together we can do extraordinary things.

Our Benefits

  • 31 days holiday
  • At least 5% contribution pension scheme
  • Healthcare Cashback Scheme
  • Exclusive Staff Discount
  • Enhanced Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Packages
  • Expression of wish service
  • Make a difference days (x2 fully paid charity days a year)
  • Share-save Scheme

To see all our benefits and perks, visit our AO Benefits page.

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