Warehouse Operative

  • Job Reference: 1184088700A0
  • Date Posted: 27 June 2024
  • Employer: GXO Logistics
  • Website: www.gxo.com
  • Location: Skelmersdale, Lancashire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics

Job Description

 Are you looking for a new challenge? Do you want to kick-start your career in logistics and would like to join an organisation that can help you do that?


Here at GXO Skelmersdale we are looking for a full-time, permanent Warehouse Operative to join us at our equipment management operation. This warehouse supports the cardboard and plastic recycling process as well as tray wash operation for one of the leading grocery supermarkets, Asda. The site is a fast-paced, diverse environment with plenty of development opportunities available.


You will be working on a full-time, permanent basis, on a shift pattern of 4 on 4 off rotating' covering the hours of 06:00-18:00 and 18:00-06:00. This role requires you to work both day and night shift. Therefore, flexibility is essential!


Pay, benefits and more:


  • Hourly rate of £11.66 on days and £14.22 on nights
  • Holiday pay
  • Workplace pension
  • A 24/7 online GP service, life assurance and a fully comprehensive employee assistance programme
  • Access to our MyBenefits platform offering a variety of high street discounts, cashback cards, a saving scheme and much more!
  • Access to GXO University - home to a wealth of online training courses, meaning your development never ends!


What you will do on a typical day:


  • Load the empty trays onto the wash machine ready for cleaning
  • Unload clean trays from the wash machine and stack them away ready for collection
  • Empty cages of cardboard onto the baling machine ready for condensing
  • Ensure a hazard free zone by guaranteeing that all work areas are kept clean and tidy


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • No relatable experience required - all training will be provided
  • Can-do attitude with a willingness to learn something new
  • Willing to work in a fast-paced environment with repetitive work


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 Disability Confident Committed 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.