Technical Warehouse Operative

  • Job ref: 134/00749
  • Type: Full Time, Permanent, Temporary
  • Location: Kettering
  • Salary: £11.80 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Kettering
  • Date posted: 11 May 2022

Job details

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Temporary
  • Kettering
  • Job Ref: 134/00749
  • Salary: 11.80 per hour

Driver Hire Kettering are currently looking for a Technical Warehouse Operative &  FLT Driver
Working in a unique environment you will be required to safely & accurately handle specialist Lubricants. As part of this role you will be required to carry out a number of tasks within the distribution centre and at times using purpose built pumping equipment.
The role will require an enthusiastic individual with a positive approach and always working in a professional and safe manner.


Completing quality assurance checks on specialist bulk lubricants
Carry out oil sampling, testing & analysis to ensure the product meets the high-quality parameters set out
Responsible for the safe unloading of bulk lubricants from vehicles
Responsible for receiving bulk lubricants into the internal tank storage
Accurate preparation of customer orders
Carry out quality assurance checks on empty packaging, ensuring we remain compliant and eliminate the risk of product contamination
Safe & proper handling of bulk lubricants in a complex environment
To carry out order picking in a safe manner, understanding the risks & hazards
Assist with the accurate daily stock accounting checks
To work extended hours, long days and weekends when required
To understand the hazards & environmental risks when handling & storing specialist bulk liquids
To follow company processes & procedures when manually handling product
Carry out forklift truck activities around the warehouse & yard areas
Loading / unloading vehicles



  • IT literate
  • Counterbalance FLT licence
  • Reach FLT license (preferable)
  • Experience in handling complex materials, preferably Bulk Lubricants
  • Use of Warehouse Management Systems
  • A good understanding of Safety in the workplace



6am to 2pm and 10am to 6pm rotating weekly

£11.80ph PAYE


What we do for you:
Driver Hire Kettering is part of Driver Hire Nationwide, the UK’s largest specialist transport and logistics recruiter. We are proud to have been able to support local operators during the Covid pandemic and are now looking for additional drivers to join us and help be part of their recovery.
We provide regular, ongoing and varied work from multiple clients across Wellingborough and surrounding areas but it’s more than just an agency job with us. We treat you as a true professional and offer a warm and friendly place to work. We’re proud of the fact that in our latest satisfaction survey (January 2022), 96% of candidates are proud to work for Driver Hire. 97% of candidates rated the level of respect & service received from their local office as Excellent or Good. Two-thirds (67%) of candidates scored 10/10 when asked if they’d recommend working for Driver Hire (89% scored 8/10 or more)


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