Job Title

Warehouse Runner

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Job Description


Our leading client are seeking a highly capable and experienced driver to work in a new and dynamic warehouse in Daventry. You will be delivering and collecting goods from sites within the UK. This will include loading and unloading the vehicle. Additionally, you will be receiving goods, picking and packing products within the warehouse. This will involve a substantial amount of manual handling including bending, stretching, stooping, reaching and lifting. The use of a counterbalance forklift will form a part of your daily duties. You will be expected to work both as part of a team and on your own initiative.


Principal Responsibilities

  • To deliver goods and equipment to sites within the UK.
  • To receive goods into the warehouse checking quantity, quality and to highlighting any and all discrepancies.
  • To issue goods at the appropriate time to the correct people whilst keeping accurate records.
  • To use the forklift in a safe and effective manner for the unloading, loading and storage of goods.
  • To conduct stock checks in an accurate manner and report and record the results.
  • To complete housekeeping within the warehouse and yard as required.
  • To work with the warehouse manager and colleagues to ensure all tasks are completed.
  • To cover the duties of other team members when needed.
  • To complete daily and weekly checks on all vehicles and equipment and to accurately record the results.
  • To comply with all Health and Safety requirements.
  • To undertake training and refresher training in order to complete your job.
  • To pick up goods in a company vehicle from authorized suppliers if required.


Person Specification

  • Forklift Certificate
  • Full UK Driving License
  • IT Literate
  • Strong Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must work well in small team
  • Literacy and numeracy
  • Understanding of stock control
  • Understanding of Quality control
  • Working knowledge of Health and Safety regulations
  • Must be able to meet physical demands of the job
  • Flexibility in line with business requirements
  • Ability to represent the company in a professional manner at all times


  • Forklift Certificate
  • Full clean UK Driving License
  • IT Literate
  • Ability to use Satellite Navigation