Despatch / Loader


Smethwick, Birmingham, West Midlands

Job Description:

The Hadley Group requires a Despatch / Loader to be responsible for handling, accurately recording, documenting and despatching completed products to customers.  You will be required to inspect, store and despatch material and components in a safe, accurate and the most efficient manner possible.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Safely offload all incoming returned goods arriving at the company's site.

  • Check delivered items against purchase order/specification requirements.

  • Identify and box components in accordance with written specification.

  • Allocate and make up customer orders from product stocks in accordance with written instructions.

  • Accurately scan product bar codes. Produce appropriate labels. 

  • Transfer goods for delivery to the delivery vehicle in a safe and efficient manner, ensuring no damage takes place.

  • Ensure that the type of vehicle used for delivery is suitable for the safe and damage free carriage of goods and materials.

  • Load delivery vehicles safely and efficiently ensuring no damage to goods or risk of injury to personnel can occur.

  • Ensure all goods leaving the premises are signed for by the delivery driver.

  • Operate forklift trucks safely and efficiently, in line with the company's Lift Truck Safety Code.

  • Ensure daily and weekly checks/maintenance are carried out on forklift truck.

  • Report defects to Manager/Supervisor.



Working in despatch role within a manufacturing/engineering environment an advantage

Qualifications Required:

Forklift truck driver's licence

Date Posted:

04/09/2017 15:57:00

Additional Information:

Core Competencies:

  • Use Bar code scanner, printers and ERP system (LN)

  • Organised

  • Numerate

  • Accurate

  • Communication skills, written and verbal


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