Warehouse Operative (OT36) Abingdon, England

Salary: GBP22000 - GBP22000 per annum + benefits

Position; Warehouse Operative    

Location; Abingdon, Oxfordshire    

Salary; £22,000 per annum


Planet Recruitment have recently registered an exciting new permanent opportunity for a Warehouse Operative on a permanent basis in the Abingdon area. The successful candidate will hold a counterbalance forklift licence along with being computer literate with Microsoft packages and Stock Control software’s.



  • Be an effective and efficient recipient of goods through a centralised receipting location at our warehouse.
  • Managing (GMP) materials (raw materials and consumables) through receipt, sampling and location transfer.
  • Loading and unloading vehicles.
  • Ordering and stock controlling of chemicals and consumables.
  • Re-distribution of deliveries and control of satellite stores where appropriate, including distribution of materials (chemicals and consumables) between buildings using the company van.
  • Filling and disposal of bulk effluent tanks on site.
  • Waste handling and sorting for the site, including documentation in accordance with regulations.
  • Regular counting and stock checking to ensure effective stock management.
  • Managing gas stocks for buildings (including bulk liquid Nitrogen).
  • Managing specified areas of the glassware, equipment and chemical stores and support Production and Laboratory requests.
  • General warehouse duties as required


Essential experience;

  • Basic physical fitness
  • Computer literate including (Outlook, Word, Excel and stock control software)
  • Clean Driving licence
  • Must have Counterbalance FLT licence
  • Attention to detail especially regarding the completion of documentation
  • Some basic chemical knowledge on storage and segregation (desirable)
  • Awareness of ADR/CDG Road (desirable)
  • Ability to complete tasks to GMP procedures where necessary
  • Storage of hazardous substances
  • Have a good understanding of all warehouse duties


Commutable locations;

Abingdon, Milton, Didcot, Steventon, Wantage, Oxford, Harwell