Warehouse Operative

Wrexham, England, United Kingdom
Cold Storage
Wrexham, England, United Kingdom
Cold Storage

We have vacancies for two different shifts:

3 vacancies for a fixed shift Monday to Friday (14.00-22.00)

2 vacancies for a Sunday to Thursday night shift (22.00-06.00)

Apply your storage and reach truck driving skills to the safe and accurate operation of a cold storage warehouse.

Thermotraffic is a leading international supplier of specialized, temperature-controlled services. Our state-of-the-art cold store warehousing complex at Wrexham is central to our UK operations. As a growing company we are currently recruiting Cold Store Operatives with reach truck driving expertise for the Wrexham site.

Are you a flexible warehouse professional who can meet the highest standards of safety and accuracy? Would you like to work in a friendly atmosphere where everyone is encouraged to develop their skills? If so, read on to find out more about this opportunity with Thermotraffic.

The highest levels of operations and safety

Your main task as a Cold Store Operative is to move products in and out of the cold store in a safe, timely and accurate manner. In doing so you work with a range of mechanical handling equipment including fork-lift and reach trucks, pallet inverters, loading bay ramps, scales, pallet wrap machines, and mobile racking.

Your daily tasks include:

  • The safe and accurate handling of stock and equipment with an absence of errors/omissions on handling and no damage to product or equipment;
  • Accurate stock placement and assembly so that product and customer orders are dispatched accurately;
  • De-stuffing of containers and topping up of pallets so that products are placed and stored correctly;
  • Maintaining a safe, clean and tidy working environment so that the site meets the standards of any internal/external housekeeping inspection at any time.

At all times you ensure that standards and procedures are maintained at the levels required by the company and its customers. In addition, you always maintain good communication with colleagues and customers.

A large and international structure

Thermotraffic is a 100% subsidiary of the Nichirei Corporation. We offer a seamless, end-to-end multi-temperature warehousing and logistics chain. You will therefore be working within a substantial and proven organization that offers all the resources necessary to do your job to the best of your ability.

The Thermotraffic offer

Thermotraffic takes pride in creating a friendly and informal working atmosphere where everyone looks out for each other. Other benefits include:

  • Market based salary
  • 20 days of annual holiday with one day added for each year of service up to a maximum of 25 days after five years
  • Pension and insurances
  • Training opportunities

To apply for this position as a Cold Store Operative you must be accurate, numerate and able to work within a cold store environment. You will need to get up to speed quickly with operational requirements so that you can follow procedures that meet the requirements of Thermotraffic and its customers.

If that sounds like you, please contact us. The other baseline requirements are:

  • Previous experience of warehousing, distribution/logistics is an advantage;
  • Experience of working in the cold storage industry is preferred but not essential;
  • Reach truck driving experience and a Counterbalance Forklift license;
  • Good oral and written communication skills;
  • Able to communicate effectively and work as part of a team.

Get in touch!

If you think this is the role for you, contact us today via the application button on this page. If you have any questions, please call us at +31 (6) 82399779 or send an e-mail to careers@thermotraffic.com

If you say food logistics, you say Thermotraffic

Thermotraffic provides a seamless, global one stop service for temperature-controlled food logistics. Always and everywhere, our aim is to be an irreplaceable partner for our customers by providing a combination of flexible and innovative solutions. Our people are the foundation of our success so we focus on personal and professional development within an enjoyable, safe and rewarding workplace. The result is a collaborative and can-do spirit that drives us to go the extra mile in order to meet and exceed the expectations of our customers. At all our sites across Europe, you’ll be encouraged to acquire new skills and broaden your perspective so that you’re equipped to challenge the status quo and make a valuable contribution to Thermotraffic and the wider industry.

Thermotraffic is a wholly owned subsidiary of Nichirei Corporation.

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