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General Operative - Coldstore - Days

Perishable Shipping Solutions

Perishable Shipping Solutions

United Kingdom
Posted on Sunday, November 19, 2023
General Operative

We are currently seeking a Warehouse General Operative to replenish our products, pick products and cover general duties from our warehouse, preparing for these items to be distributed to our customers.


4 on 4 off 06:00-18:00

£11.79 per hour plus £25.00 per week shift allowance.

The role

In this role you will:

  • Get a lot of exercise being on your feet all day and walking around our warehouse; the job is quite physical, and you can be lifting stock such as frozen cases of fish, vegetables, and cakes.

  • Report damages and claims to inventory control

  • You will do this in a freezer environment – approximately minus 18-20 Celsius – but we provide full PPE.

  • Follow all regulatory and company safety standards, policies, and procedures.

  • You will complete any ad hoc tasks as and when needed. For example: Pick products using a voice-controlled headset.

  • You will be using material handling equipment to run pallets and replenish pick bins on the mezzanine floors.

  • We are working in a safety conscious environment, and you will need to follow safety procedures at all times

Who we're looking for:

  • Accuracy is important so someone who likes to get things right first time

  • Things are heavy so you will need to lift up to 18kg (that’s about 10 bags of sugar)

  • You to be able to communicate clearly with other team members in English

  • Due to limited public transport, you must either have a car or be able to cycle or walk to NG22 8TX

What's in it for me?

  • We offer overtime after 39 hours paid at time and a half

  • Weekly pay

  • Opportunity to earn an additional day of annual leave each year, up to the maximum of one extra week

  • Free onsite car park

  • Support your emotional well-being with access to a 24/7 employee assistance phone line offering confidential free counselling and advice

  • Preferential rates for loans and savings offered through exclusive access to a credit union

  • Refer new employees and get generous financial reward through our referral scheme

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Why Lineage?

We are a global company with more than 22,000 employees spanning 20 countries and more than 400 locations across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and South America.

At Lineage Logistics, we have a shared purpose; we are transforming the food supply chain to eliminate waste and help feed the world. This means working at Lineage is not just a job – it’s an opportunity to innovate and put your mark on how food moves from the farm to dinner tables around the world. As a member of our team, you will be a critical link in the food supply chain.

Our shared purpose drives everything we do in all parts of our organisation, from the warehouse floor to the office. Our team members are passionate about the impact they make every single day.

We are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourage applications from persons regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.


As a Lineage team member, we aim to provide everything you and your family need to thrive. That’s why we offer competitive rates of pay, paid time off, skills training, and development opportunities to grow a long and fulfilling career with us – plus generous financial rewards when you successfully refer new employees. This is enhanced by recognition schemes (so that your hard work won’t go unnoticed), plus the chance to make your salary go even further with our cycle-to-work scheme and preferential rates for loans and savings courtesy of a leading credit union.

Your everyday wellbeing is also important to us, so we will provide you with all the protective equipment you need to be safe and comfortable at work, and you will have access to a free 24/7 employee assistance phone line, which offers confidential counselling and advice. With all of this offered against the backdrop of a fun and social environment in which you will be supported by a team who enjoy helping each other in achieving their goals, we are confident you will excel with us.