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Are you looking for a career in Logistics? Come and join the ‘Best’ Team!

Warehouse Operative (Night Loading)

The additional Benefits of being part of the BEST team!

  • 10% Tesco discount, which increases to 15% for 4 days every 4 weeks (all discounts apply to home delivery)
  • 20% discount on F&F Clothing & Tesco Café
  • 10% Booker discount
  • 25% discount at all Pizza Express & Pizza Hut Restaurants (exc. buffet & deals)
  • 25% discount at selected Burger King restaurants
  • Pension – save up to 6% and Best will match your contribution
  • 1 year life assurance for all colleagues; or 3 years if you join the pension scheme
  • Health and Wellbeing support and resources including our 24/7, confidential Employee Assistance Programme for you and your family & the opportunity to join a healthcare cash plan
  • An exclusive deals and discounts website saving you money on everyday purchases including cinema vouchers & a cycle to work scheme
  • A great holiday package – 29 days pro rata

We operate the UK’s ONLY flexible multi-temp, shared customer delivery logistics network.  We buy, warehouse, pick and distribute products to the nation’s best loved food and drink brands every single day and provide the best experience to our customers.

We are looking to recruit 3 x Loaders to join our existing team.  Loading forms an essential part of the Business, ensuring that vehicles are loaded correctly and on time.

  • Ensure all stock is bulked up, shrink-wrapped and loaded correctly, which enables the Driver to unload the vehicle, according to the order of drops
  • Responsible for ensuring that all pallets are securely wrapped and in the correct position before they are loaded onto vehicles, avoiding collision with other pallets or vehicle sides
  • Ensure the manoeuvring of pallets onto the back of a vehicle is at a suitable speed, dependent on the size of the load
  • Keep surrounding area clean and free from obstacles
  • Be aware and comply with all fire safety procedures, including maintaining clear fire exits and escape routes

Whilst no specific experience is required, you will be used to working to targets and have an accurate and methodical approach to your work.  You will be a good team player who supports our Company values.

You must be able to adopt a flexible approach to working shifts including weekends and Bank Holidays to deliver an efficient and effective service to customers in line with any operational requirements.

Closing Date:
28th February 2023
Department:
Warehouse
Hours:
40 Hours
Location:
Hoddesdon,
Reference Number:
booker/TP/246930/16294
Salary:
Competitive
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Warehouse Supervisor (nights)

The additional Benefits of being part of the BEST team!

  • 10% Tesco discount, which increases to 15% for 4 days every 4 weeks (all discounts apply to home delivery)
  • 20% discount on F&F Clothing & Tesco Café
  • 10% Booker discount
  • 25% discount at all Pizza Express & Pizza Hut Restaurants (exc. buffet & deals)
  • 25% discount at selected Burger King restaurants
  • Pension – save up to 6% and Best will match your contribution
  • 1 year life assurance for all colleagues; or 3 years if you join the pension scheme
  • Health and Wellbeing support and resources including our 24/7, confidential Employee Assistance Programme for you and your family & the opportunity to join a healthcare cash plan
  • An exclusive deals and discounts website saving you money on everyday purchases including cinema vouchers & a cycle to work scheme
  • A great holiday package – 29 days pro rata

We operate the UK’s only flexible multi-temp, shared customer delivery logistics network.  We buy, warehouse, pick and distribute products to the nation’s best loved food and drink brands every single day and provide the best experience to our customers.

Our warehouse is fast paced and forms an essential part of the depot in delivering the right products to our customers on time. We have an opportunity for a Warehouse Supervisor to support and facilitate the success of the warehouse.

The purpose of this role is to lead a team of Warehouse Operatives on a day-to-day basis ensuring productivity targets and safe working methods are met.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Understand the agreed requirements of internal and/or external customer and deliver on these requirements
  • Communicate the required standards to the Warehouse team and ensure they are fully understood
  • Train and coach Warehouse staff to achieve set standards
  • Monitor team performance and behaviour, where necessary take corrective action to achieve agreed standards
  • Complete new starter 3/7/11 reviews and contribute to the decisions on confirmation of employment
  • Motivate team members by communicating performance targets, areas for improvement, giving praise and recognition for achievement or improvement
  • Ensure employees understand company policies and procedures
  • Be visible in leading the team and area in maintaining and improving safety standards with the objective of zero accidents
  • Take appropriate measures to minimise stock loss and cost of credits in their area
  • Maintain standards of housekeeping and hygiene in line with depot quality and safety standards
  • Understand and comply with the relevant food safety legislation, ensuring team members comply with and understand the requirements in which they have been trained
  • Understand and implement the Discipline and Grievance policies, through participating in Disciplinary/Investigatory meetings acting as Chair/Investigating Officer as necessary
  • Actively seek to solve Grievance issues promptly and wherever possible informally before the formal procedure is invoked
  • Manage the demands of the shift, dealing with problems that may arise in a professional, effective manner
  • Identify staff training and development needs
  • Monitor morale levels within the team and communicate any concerns to your Manager
  • Monitor the administration of payroll and attendance recording, to ensure accuracy and issues or trends are highlighted  
  • Adopt a flexible approach to working shifts including weekends and Bank Holidays to deliver an efficient and effective service to customers in line with any operational requirements
  • Develop positive relationships with colleagues in all departments and the management team
  • By words and actions, promote a positive, achievement orientated and respectful work environment with your team and colleagues

Working Hours:

44 hours per week over 5 days which may include weekends and public holidays

18:00 - 03:20 hours

Potential Overtime available.

Closing Date:
17th February 2023
Department:
Warehouse
Hours:
44
Location:
Banbury
Reference Number:
booker/TP/303119/16261
Salary:
Competitive
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Warehouse Operative Freezer

The additional Benefits of being part of the BEST team!

  • 10% Tesco discount, which increases to 15% for 4 days every 4 weeks (all discounts apply to home delivery)
  • 20% discount on F&F Clothing & Tesco Café
  • 10% Booker discount
  • 25% discount at all Pizza Express & Pizza Hut Restaurants (exc. buffet & deals)
  • 25% discount at selected Burger King restaurants
  • Pension – save up to 6% and Best will match your contribution
  • 1 year life assurance for all colleagues; or 3 years if you join the pension scheme
  • Health and Wellbeing support and resources including our 24/7, confidential Employee Assistance Programme for you and your family & the opportunity to join a healthcare cash plan
  • An exclusive deals and discounts website saving you money on everyday purchases including cinema vouchers & a cycle to work scheme
  • A great holiday package – 29 days pro rata

We are looking for Warehouse Operatives in the Freezer chamber to join our team with a real can-do attitude who are passionate about delivering excellent customer service and willing to go the extra mile for our customers.

  • Are you enthusiastic, committed & driven to achieve effective results and reach all targets?
  • Do you take pride in your work and look at ways to improve not only your own performance but that of the team and business as a whole?
  • Do you have previous experience working in a fast-paced warehouse?
  • Are you flexible in working a 5-day rolling rota shift pattern where you are contracted to work weekends and Bank/Public holidays?

If you have answered yes to all the above and want to be part of the BEST team, then we may have the perfect role for you.

As a Warehouse Team Member, the role is not just about picking the right products for delivery, but ensuring our customers get the best service and all products are received in immaculate condition.

  • The accurate picking and dispatch of goods using voice technology
  • Checking quality, shelf life and ensuring packaging is robust in preparation for delivery
  • Ensuring all products are assembled and methodically stacked to the highest standard for our clients.
  • Working with all team members to ensure that corporate goals and operational KPI’s are consistently achieved and maintained
  • Compliance at all times with relevant legislation involved in Food Safety and Food Hygiene
  • Health and Safety and reporting procedures relevant to your role
  • Consistently operating a clean as you go principle
  • Full cooperation with other departments/depots to ensure maximum efficiencies are met
  • Always maintaining a professional and polite attitude
  • Playing your part in ensuring audits are passed by adhering to all process and procedures applicable to your role
  • Undertake any other duties that may from time to time prove necessary
  • Working in a freezer environment, -18 degrees
Closing Date:
7th February 2023
Department:
Warehouse
Hours:
44
Location:
Banbury
Reference Number:
booker/TP/303119/15949
Salary:
£13.26 per hour, inclusive of allowances
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Warehouse Operative

The additional Benefits of being part of the BEST team!

  • 10% Tesco discount, which increases to 15% for 4 days every 4 weeks (all discounts apply to home delivery)
  • 20% discount on F&F Clothing & Tesco Café
  • 10% Booker discount
  • 25% discount at all Pizza Express & Pizza Hut Restaurants (exc. buffet & deals)
  • 25% discount at selected Burger King restaurants
  • Pension – save up to 6% and Best will match your contribution
  • 1 year life assurance for all colleagues; or 3 years if you join the pension scheme
  • Health and Wellbeing support and resources including our 24/7, confidential Employee Assistance Programme for you and your family & the opportunity to join a healthcare cash plan
  • An exclusive deals and discounts website saving you money on everyday purchases including cinema vouchers & a cycle to work scheme
  • A great holiday package – 29 days pro rata

We are looking for Warehouse Operatives to join our team with a real can-do attitude who are passionate about delivering excellent customer service and willing to go the extra mile for our customers.

  • Are you enthusiastic, committed & driven to achieve effective results and reach all targets?
  • Do you take pride in your work and look at ways to improve not only your own performance but that of the team and business as a whole?
  • Do you have previous experience working in a fast-paced warehouse?
  • Are you flexible in working a 5-day rolling rota shift pattern where you are contracted to work weekends and Bank/Public holidays?

If you have answered yes to all the above and want to be part of the BEST team, then we may have the perfect role for you.

As a warehouse operative, the role is not just about picking the right products for delivery, but ensuring our customers get the best service and all products are received in immaculate condition.

  • The accurate picking and dispatch of goods using voice technology
  • Checking quality, shelf life and ensuring packaging is robust in preparation for delivery
  • Ensuring all products are assembled and methodically stacked to the highest standard for our clients.
  • Working with all team members to ensure that corporate goals and operational KPI’s are consistently achieved and maintained
  • Compliance at all times with relevant legislation involved in Food Safety and Food Hygiene 
  • Health and Safety and reporting procedures relevant to your role
  • Consistently operating a clean as you go principle
  • Full cooperation with other departments/depots to ensure maximum efficiencies are met
  • Always maintaining a professional and polite attitude
  • Playing your part in ensuring audits are passed by adhering to all process and procedures applicable to your role
  • Undertake any other duties that may from time to time prove necessary

 

Whilst no specific warehouse experience is required, you will be used to working to targets and have an accurate and methodical approach to your work. You must have basic numeracy and literacy skills and be physically fit. You will be a good team player who supports our company values. Knowledge of Food Hygiene and experience in a similar role is desirable but not essential.

Health & Safety is vital within this role therefore you will be expected to comply with all requirements of the Health and Safety policy and procedure including safety checks of all equipment before use and wearing Personal Protective Equipment. Safety starts with you!

We look forward to you joining the BEST team!

Closing Date:
7th February 2023
Department:
Warehouse
Hours:
44
Location:
Banbury
Reference Number:
booker/TP/303119/15950
Salary:
£12.40 per hour, inclusive of allowances
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LGV Class 2 Driver Nights

The additional Benefits of being part of the BEST team!

  • 10% Tesco discount, which increases to 15% for 4 days every 4 weeks (all discounts apply to home delivery)
  • 20% discount on F&F Clothing & Tesco Café
  • 10% Booker discount
  • 25% discount at all Pizza Express & Pizza Hut Restaurants (exc. buffet & deals)
  • 25% discount at selected Burger King restaurants
  • Pension – save up to 6% and Best will match your contribution
  • 1 year life assurance for all colleagues; or 3 years if you join the pension scheme
  • Health and Wellbeing support and resources including our 24/7, confidential Employee Assistance Programme for you and your family & the opportunity to join a healthcare cash plan
  • An exclusive deals and discounts website saving you money on everyday purchases including cinema vouchers & a cycle to work scheme
  • A great holiday package – 29 days pro rata

We operate the UK’s ONLY flexible multi-temp, shared customer delivery logistics network.  We buy, warehouse, pick and distribute products to the nation’s best loved food and drink brands every single day and provide the best experience to our customers.

Our LGV Drivers do more than a ‘driving job’.  Our Drivers are the ‘face’ of our organisation, leaving everyone they meet with a positive impression of them and Best Food Logistics.

This is a demanding but rewarding role which involves manual handling and multi-drop deliveries.  You should therefore be confident to drive and deliver to various outlets throughout the UK.

Working Hours:

48 hours per week which may include Saturdays and public holidaysPotential Overtime available.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Deliver products to our customers, intact, on time and in full as per the delivery schedule
  • Completion of documentation such as delivery notes, credits, and collections
  • Adhere to all Driving Legislation and Working Time Regulations
  • Follow Health and Safety procedures and be responsible for your own and other’s Health and Safety
  • Full compliance of Food safety Legislation and Chill Chain Standards
  • Ensure LGV is maintained and safe e.g., safety checks and completion of defect book
  • Collect all empty equipment from the customer
  • Cooperate fully with the driver debrief procedure and undertake any other duties as directed by the Shift Management team

It is essential that you hold a current LGV Class 2 driving licence and a valid CPC card.

Applications from newly qualified Drivers welcome. We look forward to you joining the BEST team!

 

Closing Date:
3rd March 2023
Department:
Driver
Hours:
48 hours
Location:
Hoddesdon
Reference Number:
booker/TP/246930/15935
Salary:
OTE £43,000 including Night Shift Allowance
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