Job title:Warehouse Operative
Location: Runcorn, Cheshire
Closing date:2019-06-07 00:00:00
Job type:Full time
Role overview:
Warehouse Operative 

AAK is proud to be the world’s leading producer of specialty vegetable fats. Through our unique co-development approach we develop and provide value-adding vegetable oil solutions in close collaboration with our customers, enabling them to achieve long-lasting business results. 

By doing so, we solve customer specific needs across many industries including Bakery, Chocolate & Confectionery, Dairy, Foodservice, Infant Nutrition and Personal Care. 

Our pioneering spirit and passion for innovation keeps us at the cutting edge of our industry and is what sets us apart. It enables our employees to work in a safe and supportive environment in which they make a genuine impact. 

AAK employ more than 3,500 employees globally and with 20 production facilities and customisation plants, and sales offices in over 25 countries spanning six continents we have one of our industries most diverse global footprints. 

AAK Runcorn 

AAK Runcorn is the home to AAK Foods, a major manufacturer and supplier of sauces, condiments and dressings to the retail and foodservice sectors. 

Our private label work has won awards for taste and quality, and our products can be found on the shelves of stores throughout the world. 

From our site on Davy Road, to the east of the town centre, we work with customers to co-develop new recipes for grocery private label products, retail restaurants, quick service restaurants, foodservice and food ingredients. 

Position: Warehouse Operator 
Location: Runcorn, Cheshire 
Job type: Full Time, Permanent 
Salary: £Competitive 

About the role: 

AAK are seeking to appoint a Warehouse Operator, working a Monday - Friday 3 Shift pattern. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring all materials are received, controlled and dispatched in a secure, timely and effective manner, whilst supporting the Production Team to ensure plans and deadlines are met. 


- Consistently ensure optimum food safety of all products on the production line, including correct segregation of Allergens. 
- Undertake accurate daily stock location checks. 
- Assist with shift handovers and team briefs ensuring maximum efficiency and communication. 
- Maintain accurate records of materials used and delivered to site. 
- Ensure safe working practice whilst maintaining CCP and PPE compliance. 

About you: 

- Counterbalance Licence essential. 
- Reach Licence essential. 
- Understanding of Food hygiene and HACCAP standards. 
- Good attention to detail, able to find areas for improvement. 
- Comfortable working within time constraints, able to meet deadlines. 
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. 
- Able to work well as part of a team and on own initiative. 
- Able to work within different areas of the business as successful candidate may be required to work in additional areas to meet business needs. 

In return AAK offer: 

- A competitive salary and benefits package. 
- Company pension 3% Employee, 5% employer. 
- UK Healthcare scheme. 
- 25 days holidays plus bank holidays. 
- Bonus scheme. 
- Investment in training and development. 

You may have experience of the following: Warehouse Operator, Warehouse Operative, Warehouse Assistant, Machine Operator, Order Picker, Order Packer, Goods in, Good Out, Distribution Centre Operative, FLT, Forklift Truck, etc.