Distribution Centre - Operational, Ipswich

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Job Title: Warehouse Operative x 3
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £7.20 Per Hour
Hours: 39 Hours Per Week
Closing Date: 26th February 2017

As an independent Co-operative we are proud to own a distribution centre which runs at the heart of all our food operations.  Supplying over 130 stores across Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex the work carried out by our dedicated workforce is pivotal to ensuring we have the right product in the right location at the right time! 

As part of the distribution centre’s drive to provide this ongoing level of service, the Society is searching for a Warehouse Operative to join this busy team.  The successful applicant will be capable of using the voice command system to pick orders and carry out an array of duties to support the smooth running of the warehouse.  Previous warehouse and reach truck forklift experience is preferred but not essential as full training will be provided.  If you would like to join the team please get in touch.

Everyone who works at the East of England Co-op has the opportunity to discuss flexibility for their working patterns.  We understand the importance of balancing work commitments with other activities and responsibilities, which is why we are happy to offer flexible working that fits with our operational requirements.  This can include part time work, reduced hours and job shares.  We are always looking to find the right solutions to suit our colleagues and the business.

If you wish to discuss the working pattern for this role, please include this in your application.


We are looking for three new colleagues to work with us.  Each working 39 hours per week to be worked over various shift patterns over the working week, this may include Early Mornings, Late Nights and Weekends; which will be discussed during the interview process.


If you're interested in the above role, please send a copy of your up-to-date CV along with a covering letter to recruitment@eastofengland.coop quoting reference JS67/17. Should you have any questions with regards to this role please email us using the same address.