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Warehouse Operative

Job description

**Immediate starts** Temp to Perm opportunity **

Thorn Baker Industrial Recruitment are currently recruiting a number of Production Operatives to work in a clean, modern and fast paced manufacturing environment on the Caerphilly area of South Wales.

Want a job where the company invest in your training? Looking for a role that is temporary ongoing but could become permanent for the right candidate? If the answer is yes to all these questions then Thorn Baker Industrial Recruitment could have the job you have been looking for...

We need the ideal candidate to have a keen eye for detail, be computer literate and be comfortable absorbing training to help run and maintain machinery. You will be required to work a shift of Working Hours Between - 7:30am - 3:30pm, 8am- 4:00pm & 9:00am - 5:00pm

. The great news is that via the guidance of the fantastic on-site trainers the role can be learnt meaning if you are a reliable and driven individual looking for a stable role with avenues to progress its the perfect opportunity.

About the Client

Following the company growth, the global retail network now has of over 7,200 stores, 39,000 employees, in 40+ countries. Offering high-quality, affordable medical products and services. The client has well-known local retail brands across Europe, North & Latin America and Asia. Meaning you could be working for a well-known household name with fantastic features and benefits. They have also been awarded Linkedin Top Employer.

Pay and Benefits:

  • £11.99 per hour 
  • Working Hours - 7:30am - 3:30pm, 8am- 4:00pm & 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Hours: Monday to Friday 
  • Company Pension up to 5% matching 
  • Life insurance - 3.5 times your salary
  • Work within a small team (8-9 people)
  • Share Save Scheme 
  • 33 days holiday allowance (inc bank holidays)


  • Sort new orders into frame types and stock / RX
  • Using glazing start 250 programs, accurately register new glazing orders, P&A’s to glazing tray numbers.
  • Contract review and assess all orders and returns for processing
  • Ensure all Tess scanners are calibrated daily and maintained to good working order
  • Using Tess scanners, scan new orders, return order frames and paperwork for order entry
  • Monitoring of the dept. reports, monitoring P&A frame reciept, advising management of lab delays and issues adding call log information
  • Order package frames from suppliers, logging details and monitoring receipt
  • To process all manual credits using AS400 and Salesforce tool
  • To confirm the fax or manual order via AS400
  • To retrieve paperwork and interrogate ordering process
  • To enter new orders on the ordering system
  • To generally assist with administrative duties as directed by the CRM Management team
  • To respond and action all expeditor cases raised by CRM teams on Salesforce
  • To liase with members of the customer service team to prioritise jobs through the factory and to report on potential delays
  • To work Saturdays as needed by the business to service business needs

Must have Qualifications/Experience:

  • Customer focused
  • Excellent PC and administration skill
  • Good communication skills – confident
  • Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplined team
  • Previous Experience of having worked in a Customer services environment.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced Enviroment
  • Attention to detail


  • Previous knowledge of working alongside or in a manufacturing environment
  • Understanding of optical principles
  • Optical glazing experience preferred

Next steps:

Apply with your CV or make a phone call & ask for Dan in the Nottingham office if you require any further information. When you’ve successfully completed this step you will receive a date to start with our client, usual turnaround time is a week.

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