Superior Recruitment Group are looking for an experienced Logistics Operative for our client based in Dalkeith, Midlothian. This is a full time permanent role.
The primary role of a Logistics Operative is to assist the Logistics Manager in the efficient running of the Logistics department and provide a positive contribution towards the department meeting required productivity levels and quality standards.
Key Activities and Responsibilities
Communication of relevant information to following shift at shift hand-over
Print off material issue lists; pick required quantities of material from relevant rack locations and allocate to appropriate machine; highlight and date issue list to acknowledge removal from stock.
Allocate small / part used / set up reels of raw material first to ensure efficient stock rotation
Replenish consumables to machines when required; check for any signs of damage or contamination and remove and report any which are unsuitable
Monitor goods produced; remove pallets of finished goods and work in progress where/when required
Monitor all internal waste stations and bailers on a regular basis and empty when necessary
Safe operation of fork lift trucks; conducting daily vehicle safety checks and completing records accordingly
Accurately conduct pick and mix call off orders
Process customer pallets in accordance with packing specifications
Safely loading and unloading vehicles ensuring all products are correct
Storing goods safely and efficiently
Assisting in all areas of the Logistics department and other departments when required
Health, Safety, Hygiene and the Environment
Ensure all work activities are carried out in accordance with the Company’s:
Health and safety management system and statutory legislation
ISO 14001 certification and statutory environmental legislation
British Retail Consortium / Royal Society for Public Health accreditation
American Institute of Bakers accreditation
Maintain high standards of hygiene and housekeeping throughout shift and complete cleaning and inspection schedules / documentation in areas of designated responsibility.
Good organisational and time management skills
High standards of personal conduct
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Good team player; the ability to work as part of a team or alone, on own initiative
Ability to think and plan ahead
Accuracy and attention to detail
Good safety awareness
Self-motivated with a positive attitude to work
To apply, please submit your up to date CV and our specialist team will be in touch as soon as possible.