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Forklift Driver / Warehouse Operative (Day and Night Shifts available)


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 58,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


Your Role: we have a number of exciting opportunities for talented Forklift Drivers / Warehouse Operatives to join our team in Irvine. Reporting to the Warehouse Supervisor, you will play a vital part in the overall logistics and operation of the warehouse, through the operation of our counter balance forklift, to complete the supply of goods into our distribution centre. You will be responsible for directly using our computerised system (SAP) to move goods through our warehouse i.e. receipt, processing, storage and distribution of raw materials and finished goods, adhering to strict compliance with all appropriate regulatory standards. Driving our forklift is a vital part of the role, so you will need a depth of experience in this area, as well as a competent working knowledge from a warehousing background. You will also collect some smaller items from bin locations by hand, but the main bulk of your role will be via our forklift. We currently have opportunities for day shift and night shift roles. In return you will receive a permanent ongoing contract, paid holidays, annual bonus, generous contributory pension scheme, option to take paid private health care and will join a great team.


Who You Are:

  • Previous experience working within a Warehouse environment that operates strict H&S systems is essential
  • Counterbalance Forklift Licence, as well as a current UK Drivers Licence are also essential 
  • Experience working with a computerised stock control system and a working knowledge of SAP would be an advantage
  • Experience working within a cGMP environment would be highly desirable
  • Strong problem-solving skills with excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills


What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!


Curious? Apply and find more information at https://jobs.vibrantm.com


We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.


Job Requisition ID:  221392
Location:  Irvine
Career Level:  C - Professional (1-3 years)
Working time model:  full-time

Careers during Covid-19
Thank you for visiting our careers website, we are always looking for curious minds to join our teams. We understand how much the world is being impacted by the Covid-19 crisis and we want to assure you that your safety is very important to us. To ensure that everyone’s health is protected, instead of a standard face-to-face interview, it is likely that you will be offered alternative digital interview options.

US Disclosure
The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

North America Disclosure
The Company is committed to accessibility in its workplaces, including during the job application process. Applicants who may require accommodation during the application process should speak with our Candidate Services team at 844-655-6466 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday.

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