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Warehouse Assistant – Savage & Whitten (Night Shift)

Urgently needed

Savage and Whitten Wholesale Ltd one of Ireland’s largest independent wholesalers wish to appoint a number of Warehouse Operatives to their growing Night Shift team.

As a people focused business you can be assured that a career with S&W will be both progressive and rewarding.

Summary of Position:

To assist in the overall production and dispatch of customer orders and to adhere to health and safety regulations and procedures always.

Role: Warehouse Operative – Night Shift

Contract: Permanent – Full time – Sunday to Thursday 2100-0530

Hours of work: Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To accurately pick and pack orders using voice picking unit
  • To minimise missed sales and losses to the company through accurate picking
  • To work efficiently as part of a team
  • To keep work area clean and tidy, being responsible for the general maintenance of warehouse floor
  • To maintain high levels of health and safety standards
  • To be adaptable and flexible in your approach to work
  • To build and pack cages at a reasonable height as designated by your manager ensuring all heavy goods are placed at the bottom of cage
  • Duties involve regular repetitive light, medium and heavy lifting



  • Grade C or above in Maths and English or equivalent
  • Warehouse/retail experience
  • Physical and manual dexterity
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Willingness to undertake training


  • NVQ Level 3 in warehousing/retail
  • 2-3 years’ experience working in a similar environment
  • Experience of voice activated picking.

Job benefits and perks:

Savage & Whitten’s wish to encourage a high-performing culture.

We value and respect all our employees and to thank them for all their hard work, dedication, and passion we offer a generous benefits package, to highlight only a few:

  • Annual Leave & People Friendly Policies
  • Auto-enrolment pension scheme (Employer 3% & Employee 5% contribution)
  • Employers for Childcare Voucher Scheme
  • Generous staff discount
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • *Employee Assistance Programme with access to health and wellbeing support services (*after 6 months continuous employment)
  • Excellent training programmes
  • Opportunity to progress to other roles

If you fit all the above criteria and have strong experience in a similar position and are looking for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you.

Please send a CV and Cover Letter via the apply button. Applicants may be asked to complete an aptitude test.

Closing date for applications is Friday 18th July 2021 at 12noon.

S&W Wholesale Ltd are an Equal Opportunities Employer

Reference ID: S&WMIDSEP2021

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £8.00-£9.00 per hour


  • Casual dress
  • Childcare
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Private dental insurance
  • Private medical insurance
  • Wellness programmes


  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
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