Job Description

Warehouse Operative

About Us

Our client is the largest general goods and toy retailer based in the United Kingdom and Ireland. With over 800 stores, it offers a market leading fulfilment network allowing customers to get what they want with great brands, availability and choice. 

Together with parent company Sainsbury’s, the company puts the customer at the heart in everything it does.  Under the banner ‘’Together We Are Sainsbury’s’’, the business is proud to promote an environment of being inclusive.


Job Location:                       Heywood, Oldham  (OL10) On site parking - nearest bus stop in Heywood town centre - app 20 min walk from bus stop to site              

Shifts and Pay Rate:             

05:45 - 13:45     

10:00 - 18:00    

14:00 - 22:00 

18:00 - 02:00 

£8.91 pre 12 weeks - increase to £9.50 per hour after 12 weeks   

About the role 

  • Picking and packing using voice pick head set
  • Alot of walking and standing 
  • Completing delivery put away onto shelves
  • Loading items onto cages
  • Taking cages to despatch area.
  • Working as part of a team practicing clean as you go.
  • Working to deadlines and targets
  • Will involve weekend working 

What we need from you

  • Own transport or lives local to area would be advantage due to the shift start and finish times as no direct bus route to site

  • Students considered depending on flexibility for shifts
  • Must be Over 18
  • Must be self-motivated and a willingness to learn.
  • Working on own initiative and as part of a team.
  • Excellent English both written and Oral.
  • Must be computer literate
  • Punctual and flexible as start and finish times may vary
  • Ideally previous warehouse experience
  • Must have a keen eye for detail
  • Hi Vis vest required


  • Benefits
  • Induction on first day, full on the job training.
  • Subsidised Canteen,
  • Access to Onsite shop.
  • Lockers (£3 refundable).

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