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Warehouse Operative

We are recruiting for flexible Warehouse operatives based across their Milton Keynes warehouse sites in MK17. Our client is royally appointed and offers employees an excellent work life balance, including focus on wellbeing and flexible working.

No experience is necessary to apply for this warehouse position as full training will be given, all we ask for is candidates with passion & drive with a great can-do attitude. There are ample opportunities to work in various departments on-site including, picking, packing, inbound and dispatch.

At a glance for our Warehouse Operative Role:

Work any 5 out of 7 days in a week – full time availability is mandatory to be successful for the role and Flexibility as weekends will be required to work.

  • This role will be based at a Magna Park National Distribution Centre.
  • AM Shift 06.00-1400 – Pay Rate is £11.32 per hour.
  • PM Shift 14.00-22.00 – Pay Rate is £13.41 per hour.
  • Night Shift 22.00-06.00 – Pay Rate is £14.27 per hour.
  • Overtime over 37.5 hours a week to be paid at £16.20.


You will also need to ensure that you can get to site & back for your allocated shift times. Public Transport links are brilliant in the local area along with E-scooters in various locations.

Candidates arriving from Milton Keynes Central – Central Railway Sation stop (Y1) Bus stop 5 (blue route) Bletchley & Lakes Estate this will transport you to South Saxon Roundabout, from here you will need to get onto Bus Stop 34 (red route) Ampthill, the previous bus would have dropped you off here. This route will take you directly to Fen Street, Magna Park (this is located outside of our client).

Full details will be provided to you in your induction booklet.

What you’ll be doing as a Warehouse Operative in Milton Keynes:

  • Picking and packing a variety of well-known retail items.
  • Use of LLOP Trucks, in which full training is provided.
  • Rework and sortation duties.
  • Use of hand scanners.
  • Support Inbound & Outbound operations.
  • Some heavy lifting is involved – some items are heavy / bulky.
  • Repetitive duties will be involved.
  • Unload vehicles – goods may be palletized or in cages.
  • Maintain high levels of great housekeeping standards.
  • Quality checking goods.
  • Ensuring accuracy.
  • Work as part of a team as well as lone working.

About the role as a Warehouse Operative:
You will be a key member of the team to deliver a top-class service to our stores and customers.

If you’re a passionate individual who enjoys working as part of a team, and can also handle goods with efficiency and accuracy, then you’ll be right at home. You should be motivated to drive your own self-development using all available resources to achieve success.

Our client will invest time and training in you, so we can develop your skills. We look for reliable colleagues, willing to learn and work long term. We expect colleagues to be punctual and have great communication skills.

Benefits of working for 24-7 as a Warehouse Operative in Milton Keynes:

Excellent work life balance, including focus on well-being and flexible working and our market leading equal parenthood leave policy.

Weekly Pay.

Holiday accrual.

Access to online payslip portal.

Simple cycle to work support scheme.

Free on-site car parking.

Excellent canteen facilities – offering free or discounted hot meals for colleagues.

Free bottled water stations around the site.

Wellbeing room onsite.

Recognition To All Staff include:

  • Our client recognises & rewards colleagues of the month.
  • Those who perform well, have a can-do attitude, great team player and excellent attitude.
  • When we celebrate success – we reward you with a full day off paid!
  • We also celebrate long service awards and continued success.
  • All colleagues must have good availability, flexibility, and reliability in order to succeed a long-term role at John Lewis.
  • You must be willing to learn & train on various departments.
  • Weekends are the busiest for volume in & out, so must be able to work weekends. (Any 5 from 7)
  • For those looking to build a career our prestigious client could be the opportunity to open that door.
  • Functional Skill Courses available to all colleagues, this is an excellent opportunity to develop & expand your skills by having access to these FULLY FUNDED courses.
  • There are over 40 course to review and be selected for.
  • You also have a great opportunity to become apart of the training team, supporting new colleagues’ journeys into John Lewis.
  • Performance and Behaviour and keeping the site clear are all very important to our client.
  • We will help to promote, develop, and deliver outstanding customer service as a crucial member of the warehouse team. Not only will you support all the channels, but you’ll also become a brand ambassador for the Partnership and get involved in all of the key duties.

Please click apply to be considered for our Warehouse Operative role within the logistics distribution and supply chain industry:

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