Warehouse Operative

Based in Letchworth, Sound Technology are looking for a Warehouse Operative.

Main Purpose of the role

To assist the Sound Technology warehouses to run efficiently, effectively and within health & safety standards at all times. To assist in the timely delivery of goods to customers and that product returned to the company for repair or credit is accurately administered.

Key Deliverables

  • To make sure that all goods are picked, packed and despatched correctly.
  • To assist with the administration and unloading of all incoming stock.
  • To ensure stock holding, stock movements and all records are accurately maintained.
  • To competently use both counterbalance and reach forklift trucks.
  • To assist with reconciliations of stock, picking or despatch errors.
  • To assist with cycle counts and annual stock take as required.
  • To carry out daily checks of all mechanical handling devices under your control and ensure that they are logged correctly.
  • To build and maintain a good working relationship with customers and colleagues
  • To undertake general duties as required to facilitate the smooth operation of the warehouse.
  • To ensure a clean, tidy and hazard free work area at all times
  • To take responsibility for, and promote, the health, safety and welfare – of yourself and others – who may be affected by what you do, or fail to do – whilst complying with the company’s Health and Safety policies and procedures

From time to time the job holder will be expected to carry out other activities and tasks, within their skills and ability or for which they are trained to do in order to assist in the efficient operation of the company.

Recruitment Criteria

Based on these deliverables, the successful candidate will be able to fulfil the following criteria;

  • Able to explain warehousing and stock control procedures such as stock administration, stock cycle counting and stock-taking.
  • Able to competently use both counterbalance and reach forklift trucks.
  • Maintain an up-to date forklift truck licence (Reach & Counterbalance) Preferred but not essential.
  • Able to use number of different software packages including MS Office and Google Docs.
  • Previous experience of stock inventory software.
  • Show ability and understanding of the need for attention to detail.
  • Can explain the need to follow warehouse procedures.

Working in a warehouse environment requires the applicant;

  • Have an up-to date Forklift Truck licence (Reach & Counterbalance).
  • Be familiar with Health and Safety best practices


To apply for this position, please download & fill out the application form:

Please send your Application Form, CV & Cover Letter to jobs@soundtech.co.uk

Applications from agencies will not be accepted.

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