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James Latham Gateshead - Trainee Warehouse Operative


James Latham, the leading timber and panel product distributor, currently have an exciting opportunity for a warehouse operative to join our established team at our Gateshead Depot.

We are a family-based business with our history going back to 1757.

  • The successful candidate will be working to a one-shift system
  • Hours will be from 09:00 to 18:00 Monday to Friday.  Occasional overtime will be required to cover staff shortages during the year.
  • The role is a mixture of manual handling and use of mechanical plant, it will mainly involve warehouse duties, including picking order, collections, goods inwards and loading of vehicles.
  • A valid Combi-lift or Counter-balance licence is an advantage but not essential.
  • Experience working with timber and panel products is preferred but not essential. Additional training will be provided.
  • A competitive remuneration package and pension scheme will be offered to the successful applicant.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Please send your CV in confidence to:

Email: [email protected] 

Or by post :

Grant Parkin
James Latham Gateshead
Nest Road, Felling Ind Estate
Tyne & Wear
NE10 0LU

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