Vacancy: Packing Department Assistant

Working within this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • To assist with the smooth and efficient running of the packing facility and supporting Goods Inwards department when required
  • Packing of products to a high standard in an efficient manner in line with delivery deadlines
  • Dispatching orders and administration of UK courier service.
  • Monitoring packing material stock levels
  • Reporting quality issues identified during the packing process
  • Maintain any documentation linked with locating products within the department.
  • Assist with stock takes
  • Loading and unloading of lorries.


  • Location: Bonsall Street, Long Eaton
  • Hours: 37 hours per week - 8.00am to 4.30pm Mon–Thurs (30 mins lunch), 8.00am to 1.00pm Fri (no lunchbreak)
  • Rate of Pay: £17,400, pension, life assurance, generous holiday entitlement, clean working environment with free parking

Essential Requirements

  • Experience of packing products within a manufacturing activity of high value products of varying shapes and sizes.
  • To be self-motivated, organised, flexible and be able to work unsupervised in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Good communication skills
  • Computer literate.

Desirable Requirements

  • Previous experience within a factory, manufacturing or engineering environment
  • Able to operate an electric pallet truck
  • Primary packing of goods
  • Manual handling/Health and Safety/First Aid qualification

How to Apply

Email your CV and optional covering letter to