Material handler

Material handler

  • Location

    Port Talbot, Neath Port Talbot

  • Sector:

    Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £8.5 - £8.85 per hour + shift allowance + overtime

  • Contact:

    Vicki Dillon

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Role - Material Handler

Rate of Pay - £8.50 - £8.85 per hour plus shift allowance and overtime

Contract - 12 weeks Temp to Perm

Location - Baglan Port Talbot

Centric Recruitment have an immediate requirement for Material Handlers for our well-established client based in Baglan.

The company is a premium supplier of quality nutritional supplements and offers an excellent opportunity to become a part of a well-established workforce providing long term employment prospects.

Reporting to the Supply Chain Team Leader, the successful candidate will play a key role within the team to ensure KPI's and material WIP targets are met efficiently, accurately, on time and to the highest quality and food safety standards: -

Duties include: -

* Preparation of kits to ensure all lines are ready for the next shift enabling a smooth start up.

* Liaise with Line Leaders and Warehouse operations to ensure production targets can be met and highlight any discrepancies.

* Complete accurate cycle counts and highlight any inaccuracies within the Sage system.

* Manage the accurate return of surplus packaging to the warehouse.

* Undertake all quality checks required ensuring all traceability, temperature control is carried out.

* Ensure all documentation is completed to a high standard.

The successful candidate will: -

* Have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

* Responsible for correct working procedures and personal adherence to various regulatory guidelines.

* Be proactive, able to work to tight deadlines and under pressure with problem solving skills.

* Be a good team player but able to work on own initiative.

* Have good numerical skills with excellent attention to detail.

* Required to comply with Health and Safety regulations.

Previous experience, knowledge of operating procedures, Counter Balance \ Reach Truck Fork Lift Truck licence and basic IT skills an advantage.

Candidates should be educated to GCSE level or have at least two years' experience in a material handling or similar environment.