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Warehouse Operator - £10.43 per hour rising to £13.99 (PERMANENT) - The Glenrothes - Speyside

Ref: 434 Date Posted: Friday 14 Jun 2019
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Following someone leaving the team an exciting opportunity has now arisen to join the Distillation Team at the Glenrothes Distillery on a permanent basis.


This role reports to the Warehouse Supervisor, and will assist them with all warehousing duties. It will also carry out all cask handling, filling and warehouse duties, ensuring that these duties are carried out in a safe and secure manner as per work instructions and procedures.


Key responsibilities will include:

  • Competent in all aspects of cask filling operations

  • Loading and off loading full and empty casks to/from vehicles

  • Competent in the stowing & de-stowing operations

  • Competent in the operation of preparing casks for filling

  • Maintain a high standard of housekeeping

  • Monitor of cask conditions during the maturation process

  • Competent in the operation of warehouse stacking machines

  • Competent in the operation of disgorging casks

  • Competent in the use of the cask scanning equipment

  • Maintain warehouse security

  • Liaison with distillery operation’s manager, production team leader, warehouse Operations Manager and other company personnel as required

  • Ensure all aspects of operational systems and procedures are complied with

  • Available for any other duties on site within the operators capabilities as directed

  • Report any deviations from normal working practice


    To be successful in this role you will have a good understanding of kinetic handling, basic problem solving and excellent communication skills. You should be able to adopt new technologies and able to complete documentation as required. Following instructions within a controlled environment is essential and warehousing experience would be an advantage but not essential.

    This is a manual role and applicants should have an appropriate level of fitness.




    Closing Date for applications – Friday 21st June 2019