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Warehouse Technician/FLT Operator

About this opportunity

Main Responsibilities
•    Support the Warehouse, Stores, and Shipping Supervisor on data input to the MRP system and other files from stock takes
•    Check with drivers on arrival load reference details whilst liaising with the Warehouse, Stores, and Shipping Supervisor to ensure load details of the product to be loaded for delivery or return match the dispatch and collection schedules
•    Monitor and issue relevant documents to the vehicle drivers.
•    Process and provide all drivers with the relevant documentation for their deliveries and returns
•    Communicate with drivers in transit, or with Customer Service Coordinators about the status of freight
•    Receive incoming and ship outgoing materials, products, or supplies
•    Dispatch other raw materials and packaging to the shop floor, collect empty container’s waste, drums, and barrels to store in appropriate locations for disposal
•    Inspect all the goods prior to receipt or dispatch to report abnormalities to the Warehouse, Stores, and Shipping Supervisor
•    Count items received or shipped to check against packing lists, and maintain a record of shortages or damages
•    Process manual dispatches and update the entries in the Management Software Inventory Module (SAP)
•    Store delivered items, and check shelves and locations for outdated or damaged material on a regular basis to ensure appropriate inventory levels
•    Generate pallet labels for purchased products as required, when not covered by IT systems
•    Liaise with the Plant Buyer on new/outstanding purchase order delivery information
•    Issue vehicle-based information to monitor supplier performance, and collect data to keep records, forms, and freight documents for all inbound and outbound traffic
•    Prepare goods receipts, dispatch reports, and deliver requested supplies to internal departments
•    Ensure following safe driving, workplace safety rules and perform any function that requires the use of a Forklift within the Plant
•    Load, unload, pile, and transfer all kinds of products, materials, spare parts, and machinery to specific areas of the plant
•    Supply the production and subsidiary departments with all kinds of materials.
•    Perform Forklift precautionary maintenance that covers cleaning, controlling, filling, and changing oils, water, battery, tires, filters, and greasing

Required Education and Qualifications
•    A technical qualification (E.g., NVQ, BTEC, HNC, Diploma) in a Mechanical or Logistics discipline or similar subject 
•    Forklift Driver’s License and / or previous experience operating FLTs

Required Knowledge and Experience
•    Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in a similar role

Required Skills and Competencies
•    Awareness of commercial business/customer needs whilst putting quality first
•    Self-starter, and an effective team player
•    Safety and continuous improvement mindset
•    Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in English at all levels
•    Strong leadership and interpersonal skills
•    Familiarity with the use of computers
Beneficial Education, Experience, and Skills (not required)
•    Previous experience working in the beverage industry
•    Experience using MRP systems, particularly SAP

Warehouse Technician/FLT Operator

Requisition ID:  2956
Location: 

Peterborough, GB, PE2 7LB

Functional Area:  Sourcing and Supply Chain
Experience Level:  Experienced professional
Type of Contract:  Permanent

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