Skilled despatch worker

Posted: 24 Oct 2017
Location: Albrighton, Wolverhampton
Company: Boningale Nurseries

Main Job Purpose: - Working within the despatch team to ensure customer orders are supplied to the required quality and quantity by agreed deadlines.

Main Duties & responsibilities:-

  • Selection of plant stock from nursery beds, growing tunnels and traded batches to meet specific customer requirements.
  • Packing stock in a cost effective manner.
  • Maintaining paperwork to ensure accurate inventory control.
  • Loading and unloading of Lorries as needed.
  • Assisting with cultural care of plant stock within Despatch/Goods Inwards.

Skills required:-

  • Strong plant knowledge.
  • Ability to work both independently with minimal supervision, and in a team environment.
  • Ability to learn quickly and manage workload in a cooperative and sometimes demanding environment.
  • A self-motivated individual who can work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • A positive attitude and open minded flexible approach.
  • Counterbalance Forklift License an advantage

Extra info:-

  • This is a physical role working outside in all weathers.
  • Normal working hours are 39 per week. Overtime is required to ensure delivery schedules are met.
  • Salary dependant on experience.
  • 23 days holiday plus bank holidays.