Transport and Warehouse Operative


Location and Hours of Work:

(Oswestry) - 37.5 hours per week

Salary: Full time equivalent salary of £18,000 per annum

The Organisation:

The Wrekin Housing Group’s partnership between The Wrekin Housing Group and Choices Housing Association enables a focus on meeting and exceeding the needs and expectations of our wide range of customers.

We are at the forefront of making a difference to people’s lives. As a socially minded business, we provide 13,000 homes for affordable and social rent across Telford & Wrekin, Shropshire, and Staffordshire. We have ambitious plans to grow up to 16,000 homes by 2025 and we are also an innovative and well recognised provider of care.

Alongside our growth plans we are embarking on a fundamental transformation programme to modernise how we interact with our customers, engage communities and support partners. Everyone matters at Wrekin so we are investing in our people and the systems they use, all to improve quality and choice across the organisation.

Our vision and aims are clear and we are determined to deliver. To help lead this journey we are looking for an outstanding individual who will drive the strategy and delivery of our development programme.

We want individuals who inspire positive change, communicate clearly and enable our people to support each other and grow together so we deliver for our customers, right across our socially minded business.

(For further details please visit our website )

The Role:

The ideal candidate will be required to drive or act as an assistant driver and/or assist in maintaining a safe and efficient warehouse facility, including contributing to removals, delivering and processing household items and special collections on behalf of our contractors.

 (For further details please read the Full Job Description)

What you will need:

The successful applicant must hold GCSE’s grade A-C (or equivalent) in Maths and English and must have experience working in a warehouse/ retail environment.

This combined with the ability to use one’s own initiative, a sound understanding of IT systems and a full UK driving license is essential.

Given the environment you will be working in, you must be able to demonstrate effective communication, strong team working, organisational, interpersonal skills and maintaining high levels of confidentiality at all times.

You will be expected to promote a positive, friendly and understanding attitude towards our customers and other colleagues in order to achieve consistency with the high levels of performance, efficiency and quality that is expected of our Employees.

(For further details please read the Full Person Specification)


In return we offer you an interesting, challenging and rewarding opportunity to join a supportive Organisation.

Ref : WHG1505. Closing Date : 12/05/2021 - Interview Date : 19/05/2021

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