Warehouse Shipping Operative

Department: Warehouse & Shipping
Reports To: UK Warehouse Manager

Who Are We

Purolite is the world leader in resin-based separation, purification and extraction technologies, with R&D and manufacturing facilities in several key locations around the world, including the UK, USA, China and Romania. We provide innovative solutions to global pharmaceutical, power, hydrometallurgy, electronics, ground water and Life Sciences industries.

Purolite Life Sciences is a rapidly growing division of Purolite, employing state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities to support cutting-edge applications in the production of vital medicines, nutraceuticals, foods, beverages and cosmetics. As a global business we pride ourselves on ensuring staff are given the autonomy to thrive in their respective areas and an entrepreneurial, free-thinking culture is encouraged in all functions of the Life Sciences division. 

Why Choose Purolite

  • A world-leading international organization, benefitting from a diverse, multinational team
  • A fast-paced, dynamic and rapidly growing environment
  • Manufacture of high-quality technical products, developed hand-in-hand with leading minds in the industry
  • Entrepreneurial workplace culture with a flat management structure, encouraging new approaches and ideas

Job Purpose

The purpose of this job is to ensure the safe loading and offloading of vehicles, preparation of orders for loading and storage of products.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Receipt and despatch of goods.
  • Offload goods from incoming vehicles,
  •  Perform quantity-quality checks,
  • Receipt final stock into the warehouse,
  • Select and pack orders to be despatched to customers in line with the customer requirements,
  • Load goods onto vehicles for despatch of orders.
  • To keep accurate stock levels and complete regular stock checks,
  • Responsible for general warehousing duties: ensure that the area is clean, hygienic and orderly,
  • Liaising with production departments to maintain raw material & packaging stock levels
  • Work within all site in line with the Health & Safety regulations,
  • Carry out any other reasonable duties as required.
  • Transfer goods on our stock management system (NHBA)

Specific Requirements

  • Must hold a forklift truck licence – preferably for counterbalance and narrow aisle truck.
  • The work will require an amount of manual handling.

The Successful Candidate will be able to demonstrate

  • The ability to work as part of a team,
  • Knowledge of health and safety in the workplace,
  • Numeracy and literacy skills,
  • Intermediate computer skills,
  • Experience of working in a fast-paced warehouse environment would be an advantage,
  • Self-motivated, able to take initiative and work independently, and CAN DO attitude.

Additional Information

Employee’s benefits:

There is a life assurance which is 4 x the salary, enrolment in pension scheme, employee benefits package.

Should you have any interest with the position please send your details (resume, C.V.) to ukadministration@purolite.com