Vacancy title
Warehouse Operative (Hemel Hempstead)
Business unit
UK | Swarco Smart Charging
UK | Hemel Hempstead
Closing date

This is an exciting opportunity for a Warehouse/Stores Operative to join our very busy team based in Hemel Hempstead. We are looking for someone who will thrive in the stores environment and who is not worried about rolling up their sleeves and getting stuck in!! If this sounds like your type and role, and you have the determination to develop and learn new skills, and the ability to remain calm under pressure. We want to hear from you.


You must live within a commutable distance of our office/stores in Hemel Hempstead Industrial Estate.


The main purpose of the Warehouse Operative is to control the handling of all materials through the Stores area including and not limited to:

  • The receipt and inspection of all goods
  • Storage of stock by location
  • The issuing of stock against the appropriate documentation
  • Packaging goods for despatch
  • Forklift driving
  • Assist in workshop duties as required (both as general help and overall learning towards flexibility in both areas


As the Warehouse Operative you will also be responsible for:


  • Off loading incoming goods
  • Checking parts are not damaged
  • Checking parts delivered match advice notes
  • Checking quantity delivered matches advice notes
  • Contact supplier to resolve issues from above
  • Checking advice notes match APT purchase orders
  • Inputting receipt of parts on computer
  • Storing parts by location
  • Ensuring all parts are handled and stored in such a manner as to avoid damage
  • Printing spares orders
  • Issuing parts for engineers, spares orders and production
  • Input delivery cost on spares orders
  • Transfer (on computer) spares orders to invoice
  • Ensure all goods despatched are adequately packaged
  • Resolve customer delivery issues
  • Maintain log on computer of despatched parts
  • Operating and controlling the repair cycle for returned parts
  • Maintaining a tidy and organised stores
  • Filing documentation
  • Stock counting
  • Carry out all reasonable requests by management



Specific areas of knowledge & experience required:


  • Experience and understanding of computerised stock control
  • Forklift driving licence
  • Ability to work both as part of a small team and unsupervised
  • Good communication skills
  • Positive “can do” attitued
  • Right to live and work in the UK at time of employment


What we offer

As well as providing a competitive salary and benefits package, we actively run employee opinion surveys as part of our drive to provide a comfortable and supportive working environment. We will support your development and you will also receive:

  • 25 days holiday with bank holidays in addition
  • Perkbox - employee discount portal
  • Generous employer pension contributions
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Life assurance


Please apply by clicking on the link below.

Applications are shortlisted on a rolling basis, and we reserve the right to interview and appoint before any advertised closing date. We therefore encourage you to apply at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment. Applications received after the closing date will not be processed.

We have a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK, therefore successful candidates must have the right to work in the UK by the start of their employment. We are an equal opportunities employer. 

Should we require recruitment agency involvement, we will contact the agencies on our PSL, and we would ask that you respect the relationships we have already built with these suppliers. If an agency submits an unsolicited CV to any partner or employee of our company, you should be aware that they have no authority to enter into an arrangement with you.