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Warehouse Operative
Chelmsford
£7.20 - £13.27 / Hour (Holiday, Pension & Free Parking)
Warehouse Operative - Chelmsford
Warehouse Operative Vacancy

About Brook Street
Thank you for taking the time to read this, Brook Street has been getting people the right job since 1946 and we can`t wait to help you too! We are based in Chelmsford High Street, we have a wonderful location near River Chelmer where the canoeists go, which is a five minutes stroll from Marks & Spencer`s. Our door is open Monday to Friday if you would like to pop in and introduce yourself to our friendly team.

About The Employer
This company is impressive; they are a leading food retailer and they grown substantially over recent years due to their mega success. They are financially stable, with a great reputation and people want to work for them. You will be based in their very large, modern, busy distribution warehouse within their chilled food department which has over 180 employees!

About The Warehouse Operative Vacancy
This is an amazing temporary to permanent job opportunity to join an existing team. You will start as a temporary worker through Brook Street and you will go permanent after twelve weeks, once you pass your probation. They want you to go permanent so you will receive excellent training to support you to achieve this milestone. As a team you work together to ensure all products are picked, loaded onto a pallet, which is on a pump truck, and then wrapped ready for dispatch.

Night Shift
We have opportunities available to join the night shift team. They manage fresh chilled products, such as fruit and vegetables, where they have less than a 10 day shelf life. Working quickly and effectively is imperative to keep the quality of the products high. You will work from 6 pm, arriving at 5.45 pm so you are ready to start. You will work a seven hour shift, usually finishing at 2 am or until job is done. This means you will work 35 to 40 hours per week on average. The rota is five days on and three days off and they are open every day of the year. For NIGHTS, the pay rate is 8.19 per hour for the first 12 weeks via Book Street then 11.71 per hour from 13 weeks when you go permanent. The following year this increases to 13.27 per hour! On top of the market leading pay rates you will also receive holiday, long service awards, career progression, maternity, paternity and adoption leave after two years of service.

Day Shift
We have opportunities available to join the day shift team. They manage fresh chilled products, with a longer shelf life such as cheese, yoghurt and milk. You will work from 6 am, arriving at 5.45 am so you are ready to start. You will work a seven hour shift, usually finishing at 2 pm or until job is done. This means you will work 35 to 40 hours per week on average. The rota is five days on and three days off and they are open every day of the year. . For DAYS, the pay rate is 7.20 per hour for the first 12 weeks via Book Street then 9.92 per hour from 13 weeks when you go permanent. The following year this increases to 11.24 per hour! On top of the market leading pay rates you will also receive holiday, long service awards, career progression, maternity, paternity and adoption leave after two years of service.

About The Ideal Candidate
You will need experience working in a fast paced physical environment to be considered for this opportunity, ideally in a distribution warehouse however there is flexibility. You will need to be happy to provide reference details, pass a criminal check and be happy with ad hoc drug and alcohol testing. Due to the location being just outside of Chelmsford town centre, you will need your own car or motor bike; however some flexibility can be considered if you live in Chelmsford and have a push bike.

Apply Now
If you have any questions please call Lisa or Kathy on (Apply online only). If it sounds great and you have a CV, please send this to us at and we will be in touch.