Days Warehouse Operative – Andover – Full Time, Permanent – ASAP Start Dates
Location: SP10 5QZ
This isn’t just an ordinary warehouse – we use innovative and state of the art technology and joining us as a Warehouse Operative means you’ll be working for the world’s largest and fastest growing online grocery retailer in an extremely safe and clean, fast-paced, warehouse environment.
Want to be a critical part of Ocado, where you are making a real difference to the lives of our customers every day? Great, here’s what you need to know.
Salary: £10.65 up to £13.95 per hour with our premiums and overtime rate
Starting rate – £10.65 per hour
Freezer premium for all hours worked – plus £0.80 per hour
Overtime paid at basic x 1.25
About the role
You will work as part of our amazing team as a Warehouse Operative, in a busy and fast paced business that can offer you great benefits and plenty of opportunities to progress your career. This isn’t like any other warehouse job, you’ll be working for one of the fastest growing online businesses in the UK.
We have roles available in the following areas:
Pick and Pack: 05:00 – 15:00 – Picking and packing customer orders into totes.
Despatch: 07:00 – 17:00 – Frame loading up to 18kg totes from spur lanes into frames, loading customer orders into the delivery vans and de-kitting the returned assets.
Inbound: 06:00 – 17:00 – Receiving goods from suppliers and decanting the 7:products into totes.
Freezer: 05:00 – 15:00 – Picking and packing customer orders into totes in conditions that have temperatures below -25℃.
There is no need to have any previous experience as you will receive full training, but you will need to have a good level of fitness, be able to work in multiple temperatures, from chilled to ambient (minimum 2oC) and -25℃ for Freezer roles, have a good eye for detail and be able to work independently but also be a good team player.
We have a number of shift options available to meet your personal circumstances, whether you need to spend more time with your family, enjoy your hobbies, or you wish to increase your earning potential.
What’s in it for you?
Our people are at the heart of our business and without them we wouldn’t be able to deliver our award-winning service to millions of customers across the country each day. So it’s important to us that along with safe working environments, we support and develop our employees with great benefits and opportunities for career progression.
Set yourself up for your shift with a full breakfast, or dinner, from £1, at our onsite subsidised restaurant. We also have a staff shop where you can buy everyday groceries for a fraction of the normal price, a big saving on your weekly shop! We also have a quiet room if you need somewhere to be alone with your thoughts..
We have a whole host of benefits available to you with some of most popular being;
- Holiday purchase scheme so you can spend more time with family and friends
- Life assurance – we fund you for 3 x your salary so your loved ones will be financially protected if you were to pass away.
- Dental insurance – claim reimbursement on your family’s dental expenses.
- Digital GP – you and your immediate family have access to unlimited video consultations with a GP
- A range of discounts at hundreds of retailers including 15% off online shopping at Ocado Retail
- Free shares – twice a year you will be awarded the value of 0.5% of your annual pay in Ocado shares.
A career at Ocado Group can lead to many things with fantastic opportunities available in both Ocado Logistics, Engineering and beyond.
Many of our managers started their career in one of our Customer Fulfilment Centres, in fact, 90% of our advertised roles are filled by internal colleagues! There are genuine opportunities for you to progress your career and shape the future of Ocado Group.
Getting to work
Situated on the Walworth Business Park in Andover and just off of the A303. We have an onsite multi story car park. We also have 3 bike sheds where you can lock your bike up on our secure grounds. We are within easy reach of the A34 and M3. The train station is 2 miles away.
Don’t have a car? You can also choose a brand new bike and accessories (up to £1k) while saving on tax and NI, with our cycle to work scheme (repayable over a 12 month period), so not only can you save on car costs but increase your fitness levels too!
Our site at Andover
From our facility we will send out up to 59,000 orders per week to Andover and the surrounding areas. Whether it’s receiving products from suppliers, picking customers shopping, loading or driving our vans that interest you, we have a role for you. We are very excited about our journey in Andover and would like for you to join our team!
Everyone at Ocado Group takes personal responsibility to help create an inclusive workplace, where staff respect one another, feel valued for their differences and can be themselves. We are committed to providing reasonable adjustments, wherever needed so everyone feels welcome and can flourish.