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Salary

£9.44-10.03 Permanent

Department

Warehouse (Logistics)

Location

Crewe

Job Overview

About The Role

A fantastic opportunity to join an award-winning company. With Favourable shift patterns to allow an excellent work life balance. All our warehouse operatives will work a 4 on 4 off shift pattern. We offer great internal development opportunities and Employee discount along with a growing list of other perks including simply health and a pension plan…..

Our VNA 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, Bulk and FLT drivers.

As our VNA 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

Our VNA Drivers will be expected to:

  • Work to deadlines to help products off the vehicles by allocating them to spaces in the racking
  • Operating our VNA trucks in a safe way, at heights
  • Judging space in the racking to choose the best location for unloaded appliances and scanning them into their location
  • Picking products ready for same day and next day deliveries
  • Completing truck safety and battery check a and reporting all issues
  • Using the correct manual handling techniques in line with H&S guidelines
  • Reporting any accidents product issues or damages
  • Other general warehouse responsibilities including covering FLT and scanners duties.

A Few Things About You

Behaviours

Our VNA 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

  • 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

Skills

  • 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

Technical

  • An FLT counter - balance license is essential
  • A VNA license is essential
  • Experience of using handheld scanning equipment is desirable but not essential;

A Bit About Us

At AO, we want to make sure our customers are happy. When they have a smile on their face, we know we’ve done a good job. It’s at the heart of everything we do, and it’s why our logo is always smiling.

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 passionate, relentless and full of beans, determined to make a difference and change the world for the better. From massive changes to tiny tweaks - making a difference is what keeps us driven.

It started at a pub in Bolton with a £1 bet and a belief that things could be done better!

Why Choose AO?

Our people are our superpower, and that’s no accident. We’re looking for everyday heroes who want to learn and help other people achieve. Those glass-half-full-types who have an appetite for a better tomorrow.

With AO, the sky’s the limit. We’ll support you to be the best version of yourself and always drive your career forward.

We keep things simple. We say things like "treat every customer like they’re your gran" and "make decisions your mum would be proud of" because we’re personal and act with integrity - every day in every action.

Our Benefits

We’ve designed our benefits to cover everything from big moments to little helps. As well all as the essentials, like pensions and holidays, we’ve got our own "AO Perks" to help you with the little things that matter.

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

• 25 days holiday (Excluding Bank Holidays)

• At least 5% contribution pension scheme*

• Dedicated wellness initiatives that support your wellbeing, ranging from our 24hr employee assistance programme to subsidised gym membership.

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