Warehouse Operative

  • Job Reference: 1183077400A0
  • Date Posted: 25 June 2024
  • Employer: GXO Logistics
  • Website: www.gxo.com
  • Location: Sherburn in Elmet, Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics

Job Description

Are you a warehouse operative looking for an exciting opportunity to showcase your skills and help drive our operation forward? We are currently recruiting for a full-time, permanent, Warehouse Operative to join us at our team in Sherburn in Elmet, supporting our customer, Sainsbury's. This is our recent new business win, so it is an exciting time to join!


From receiving and storing products to picking, packing, and dispatching orders, you could be involved in all aspects of our warehouse operations.


You will be working in the ambient and freezer chamber, on an any 5 days out of 7' pattern, on a rotating shift pattern, covering the hours of 06:00-14:00 and 14:00-22:00.


Pay, benefits and more:

As a Warehouse Operative you'll get:


  • An hourly rate of £13.44, that is an annual salary of £27,955.00
  • A fixed overtime rate of £18.59 per hour
  • Freezer allowance of £80 paid every 4 weeks
  • Holiday pay and workplace pension
  • A 24/7 online GP service, life assurance and fully comprehensive employee assistance programme
  • Access to our MyBenefits platform, offering a variety of high street discounts, a cycle to work scheme, cashback cards, a saving scheme and much more!
  • Admission to GXO University, our online learning platform enabling you to achieve your career aspirations!


What you'll do on a typical day:


  • Picking and packing orders from a wide range of products using voice picking system
  • Get involved in other warehouse-related duties that may arise during your shift
  • Comply with all health and safety regulations within the warehouse
  • Operate MHE equipment where required - full training provided!


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • Willingness to work in a freezer environment
  • Previous experience in a similar position would be advantageous
  • Flexibility and a can do', right first time and passionate approach
  • Ability to perform manual handling tasks including lifting, pulling, and pushing


We engineer faster, smarter, leaner supply chains.



GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team - energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work. GXO is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate, support and thrive on diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  We believe that diversity and inclusion in our business is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. We are an Armed Forces friendly organisation and Disability Confident Leader as part of the Disability Confident Scheme (GIS) and actively welcome applications from people with disabilities.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here.