Packing Operative

Location: Grange Moor,West Yorkshire
Position Type: Temporary
Rate information/Working hours: £7.83 - Per Hour
£8.83 - Per Hour

Packing Operative.

Our long-standing and successful client is well-established and is one of the UK’s leading fashion retailers specialising in women’s clothing.

This is a great opportunity to join a forward-thinking company. The warehouse facility operates a good team environment but the ability to work under your own initiative will be required. Experience of working in a similar packing position is desirable although full training will be provided. This is an ongoing position.

LocationHuddersfield, easily accessible from the centre and surrounding areas.

Shifts: Monday – Friday: 6am – 2pm & 2pm – 10pm weekly rotating.

We also have a night shift available 10pm – 6am this shift runs Sunday – Thursday.

Pay: In line with the NMW (£7.38 per hour) & NLW(£7.83 per hour)

 Night rate: £8.38 – £8.83

The Role:

As a packing operative your primary role will be to work in the processing department. This involves general packing of a number of different products, mainly women’s clothing. Also involves unpacking, quality checking and hanging of the products. Other duties may include labelling and general warehouse duties.

Other Duties that may be required:

  • General Warehouse Duties
  • Picking and Packing
  • Packing/Order Packing
  • Quality Checking
  • General Operative Duties
  • Goods In
  • Dispatch
  • Labelling
  • Quality checking
  • Dexterous work
  • Ability to work quickly & efficiently

Person Specification

  • Hardworking and self-driven with a hands-on approach.
  • Able to work under pressure and to deadlines.
  • Enjoys being on the move and on your feet.
  • A team player with ability to use own initiative and follow instructions.
  • Be flexible and willing to undertake a variety of tasks at short notice and, where necessary, complete relevant training and development in order to carry out the tasks effectively.
  • Experience in a similar role
  • Must be an enthusiastic team player
  • Reliable and flexible to the needs of the business
  • Physically fit & able
  • Working within a warehouse environment

Training is provided but experience from a similar background is preferred. This could be a long term opportunity for the right candidate.

To apply for this role, in the first instance, please call HEADS on 01422 387319 and ask for Scott. Alternatively please email your CV to

If you call outside of office hours, please leave a message clearly stating your name, telephone number and which role you are applying for and we will get back in touch with you


Contact: HEADS E Industrial (
Posted on website: 16/05/2018

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