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Dispatch Operative

Bristol, Somerset
Job Type
2 Sep 2022

Hours of work: 40hrs per week Mon-Fri 0930 - 1800 or 1630 - 0030

Salary: £23,400.00

Forklift License is a benefit; however, for the right candidate training will be provided by our onsite trainer.

Job Summary

Unloading of vehicles to receipt and put away stock into the warehouse, undertaking quality controls on stock items delivered and use the computer based system to register the stock in to the warehouse.

Duties and Responsibilities

Take delivery of stock and supplies from various suppliers ensuring quantities are correct

Undertake quality checks on stock being delivered

Pick and Pack orders for dispatch

Move stock around either by hand, using lifting equipment or a fork lift truck

Load stock for dispatch

Input data regarding stock and inventory in to a computerised system

Carry out stock counts as and when required

Maintain high standards of behaviour and performance, at all times with colleagues and drivers coming to site.

Actively promote and demonstrate a positive "can do" attitude by providing effective commitment for holiday or absence cover in the dispatch (goods in/out teams).

Adhere to department work processes and controls that are in place

Maintain department security by enforcing a 'doors down policy when not in use

Carry out operator tasks, duties and responsibilities as required to achieve departmental requirements

Highlight and bring to Managers attention any exposure or risk for the department or business through effective communication

Adhere to and to enforce company H&S policy within the department

Contribute to the continual improvement of Warehouse/Dispatch processes

Undertake any other reasonable task as required by senior warehouse personnel or shift manager/coordinator, support other areas of the business if instructed by senior management


Our total rewards package includes:

Access to our Learning web page where you can opt into upskilling courses and training to develop you as an individual in addition to your on the job training

Mental Health First Aid accredited workplace

Workplace Well-being support and Resource

Talent & Succession programme

Disability confident employer

Eye Care Benefits

Bupa Cash Plan option

Fresh Fruits everyday

Free Vending machine for Refreshments

Free car parking

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  • Job Reference: 702630339-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Devonshire Appointments
    Devonshire Appointments
  • Location: Bristol, Somerset
  • Salary: £23,400
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent