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Location: Lymington, UK
Posted on: 2017-08-25
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Warehouse Operative

Role Overview
Harken UK are looking for an experienced warehouse operative to join their existing team. This is a multifaceted role which incorporates both hands on light manufacturing and kitting work and also traditional warehouse functions including picking and packing orders, conducting stock checks and organising shipments. 

As a member of our warehouse team you will need to be happy working under your own initiative, be confident using stock control software and have experience of a busy warehouse environment. As this role does include an element of light manufacturing work you will also need to be a naturally practical person who enjoys hands on work. 

Who We Are
Harken have come from the marine world, working with everyone from dinghy sailors to round the world racers to make cutting edge deck hardware. We are now using the same technology that has made us world renowned in the marine industry to make working at height in the industrial sector simpler, lighter and most importantly safer. As an organisation we pride ourselves on not only the quality of our products but also the quality of our staff. We nurture a culture of joint responsibility, we encourage our staff to challenge themselves and we reward hard work and innovation.


Key Responsibilities


  • Goods In - (Stock Intake) Checking, Booking In
  • Support the inventory-checking program, which may include full physical stock checks, in order to maintain inventory accuracy.
  • Build kits in line with company guidelines and quality procedures
  • Support manufacturing work in line with company guidelines and quality procedures
  • Organise outgoing shipments both within the UK and Globally using a mixture of couriers, postal services and shipping companies
  • Pick, pack and dispatch orders
  • Ensure accurate and timely despatch of orders


Essential Requirements


  • 2 years' experience in a Busy Warehouse Environment
  • Experience using Stock Control Software, Microsoft Outlook and Excel
  • Experience using Basic Power Tools
  • High Attention to Detail



  • Stock Control Experience
  • Manufacturing and/or Kiting experience
  • Experience in either the marine or industrial sector

Location, Salary and Hours

  • Full time hours (8:30am - 5:30pm) located at our head office in Lymington, Hampshire.
  • Competitive Salary
  • 30 Days holiday per year (including bank holiday)




Please email your CV to; jenni.lewis@harken.co.uk


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