Warehouse Assistant

Location: Coventry

West Midlands

Other information: 40 hours per week

Salary: £16,956 per annum

Reference #: 130015

Our busy and successful Coventry branch, which employs around 13 people, is currently looking for a pro-active, enthusiastic and hardworking Warehouse Assistant.

Working hours are 8am-5pm Monday to Friday and one Saturday a month from 8am-12pm

About the role

Your main responsibilities will involve the following:

  • goods in - doing the feeder first thing in the morning
  • picking and packing
  • loading and unloading goods
  • organising orders and products
  • maintaining the warehouse clean and tidy
After approximately one month you will also be put through Forklift Training.
About you

Any warehouse or forklift experience you have will be a real asset to the team and allow you to thrive within this role, however, that’s not the only thing that counts.  If you can bring enthusiasm and energy, along with the drive to learn new skills we can teach you the rest.


Due to the success of both the business and the branch, there are excellent career development opportunities available.


About your development and benefits

We aim to unlock your potential and equip you with all the skills required to move to the next stage in your career with us, whilst earning a full salary. This all starts with your induction where you get to know us and our business and continues with relevant training and development. 


Our people get benefits including:

  • pension plan
  • holiday - 23 days increasing to 25 after 2 years’ service
  • staff discount
  • profit share.

About us

In the past, we operated under different brand names, such as Plumb Center, Parts Center, Drain Center, Pipe Center and Climate Center as separate businesses. Now, our customers can find all our products under one roof. We work with building and trade professionals every day. And by understanding their businesses, the products they want and the quality service they need, we aim to help them achieve more for their own customers.


From our offices in Royal Leamington Spa and Ripon, to our five distribution centres and over 600 branches up and down the country, our people work together to give our customers great service every day. It is a huge operation that involves one of the country’s largest fleets of specialist commercial vehicles and it’s backed by cutting-edge warehousing and customer focused supply chain.


Wolseley UK the country’s largest plumbing, heating and cooling trade specialist merchant and we aim to be the first choice specialist merchant for trade customers. We’re the UK operating company of Ferguson plc, a FTSE 100 company with revenues of over $18 billion.


Closing Date: 27.12.2018

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