Despatch Warehouse Operative

in Dordon, West Midlands

As one of Ocado dedicated Despatch Team, you will work as part of Ocado amazing team in a busy and fast paced business with great benefits and plenty of opportunities to progress your career. This isn’t like any other warehouse job, you’ll be working alongside your colleagues in a state of the art facility, unlike any other in one of the fastest growing online businesses in the UK.

  • You’ll be loading individual totes (crates) into frames which are then loaded into Ocado delivery vans for Ocado customers. This is a manual job and you will need a good level of fitness to be able to lift and manoeuvre the totes as they can weigh up to 18kg. You’ll also be required to sort and organise totes coming back to site.
  • You do not need to have any previous experience as you will undertake training with Ocado award winning Training Team, but you will need to have a good level of fitness, able to work in multiple temperatures, a good eye for detail and the ability to work as part of a team.

Career Progression

A career at Ocado Group can lead to many things with fantastic opportunities available in both Ocado Logistics, Engineering and beyond.

Many of Ocado managers started their career in one of Ocado Customer Fulfilment Centres. There are genuine opportunities for you to progress your career and shape the future of Ocado Group.

About your benefits

Ocado people are at the heart of Ocado business and without them Ocado wouldn’t be able to deliver Ocado award-winning service to millions of customers across the country each day. So it’s important to Ocado that along with safe working environments Ocado offer a competitive salary and fantastic benefits. Some of Ocado most popular benefits are the option to purchase additional holiday; life assurance; dental insurance; a range of discounts at retailers including 15% off online shopping at Ocado Retail and the ability to share in Ocado success through a range of share plans, to name but a few!

Getting to work

Situated at the back of Birch Coppice Business Park, Dordon, Ocado are easily accessible via public transport from Nuneaton, Atherstone and Tamworth. Outside of these areas, you will need to have transport to be able to access the site for your shifts.

Don’t have a car? Ocado offer a car share scheme where Ocado will look to match your shifts with someone who lives in your area so that you can travel together. Further details can be found at https://liftshare.com/uk/community/ocado

Ocado site at Dordon

Ocado are a state of the art facility which sends out up to 200,000 orders per week to central and northern England. Whether it’s receiving products from suppliers, picking customers shopping, or loading Ocado vans and LGVs that interest you, Ocado have a role for you. Ocado have great facilities on site including an amazing subsidised restaurant, clubroom with pool and foosball table as well as comfortable seating areas to relax on your break and a balcony to enjoy the sun (when it comes out!)

Having opened in 2013, Ocado will be celebrating Ocado 10 year anniversary in 2023 and Ocado would love to have you there to take part in lots of fun activities and celebrate 10 years of success with Ocado.

Everyone at Ocado Group takes personal responsibility to help create an inclusive workplace, where staff respect one another, feel valued for their differences and can be themselves. Ocado are committed to providing reasonable adjustments, wherever needed so everyone feels welcome and can flourish.

Shift Options:

Days Shift – 06:00 to 16:00 | Nights Shift – 20:05 to 06:05

Other Details

  1. Salary £10.00 - £13.30 an hour
  2. Job Type Full Time
  3. Map Location North Warwickshire Dordon B78 1SE
  4. Category Warehouse & Manufacturing
  5. Posted 1 month ago
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