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Warehouse operative.

Country/Region:  GB
Job function:  MANUFACTURING

Thirsk, North Yorkshire
Shift work - 06:00 to 14:00; 14:00 to 22:00 Monday – Friday


This role is responsible for receiving and dispatching goods; ensuring outbound plans are met. Adheres to correct shipping standards when preparing finished goods and safely carries out all stock movements.


At dsm-firmenich people are at the heart of the company. We are committed to equal employment opportunities and value diversity in the workplace.

Your key responsibilities:


•    Receive and dispatch goods as agreed with customers and suppliers.
•    Liaise with Planning and T&D teams.
•    Finished product is prepared to the correct shipping standards. 

•    Consistently ensure that you keep your colleagues and your work area are ‘safe’ and ‘food safe’ at all times.
•    Required stock movements are carried out in a safe and timely manner.
•    Safe and efficient loading and unloading of vehicles arriving at Firmenich.
•    Attend a daily team meeting; QHSE, KPI’s, delivery, people etc.
•    Cleaning of manual handing equipment; forklifts, VNA trucks, order pickers and electric pallet trucks (weekly)

We bring:

•    A rich history and a promising future of bold scientific innovation and passionate creation with our customers.
•    A space to grow by encouraging and supporting curiosity and an open mindset. •    A culture that prioritizes safety and well-being, both physically and mentally.
•    The opportunity to work for a company where sustainability is much more than a claim and is core to our strategy and purpose.
•    Barrier-free communities within our organization where every employee is equally valued and respected – regardless of their background, beliefs, or identity.
•    A firm belief that working together with our customers is the key to achieving great things.


You bring:


•    Good level of general education (GCSE level)
•    Experience within FMCG/Consumer goods or automation industry
•    High level of accuracy and attention to detail 

•    Strong IT skills required with experience of Office 365, Microsoft Teams
•    SAP knowledge preferred.
•    Ability to cope under pressure and work flexibly.




Equal Opportunities Commitment 

dsm-firmenich is fully dedicated to inclusion because when people feel engaged and empowered, their creativity and innovation drives unprecedented progress. We aim to build a workplace where opportunity really is equal, so everyone can thrive. We do not discriminate: there’s a place for everyone at dsm-firmenich.
dsm-firmenich is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
dsm-firmenich people are as diverse as our customers. For us that includes a commitment to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
We are committed to providing reasonable support for disabled applicants in our recruiting process. Should you need assistance, and are comfortable to share this, please let us know.

About dsm-firmenich

As innovators in nutrition, health, and beauty, dsm-firmenich reinvents, manufactures, and combines vital nutrients, flavors, and fragrances for the world’s growing population to thrive. With our comprehensive range of solutions, with natural and renewable ingredients and renowned science and technology capabilities, we work to create what is essential for life, desirable for consumers, and more sustainable for the planet. dsm-firmenich is a Swiss-Dutch company, listed on the Euronext Amsterdam, with operations in almost 60 countries and revenues of more than €12 billion. With a diverse, worldwide team of nearly 30,000 employees, we bring progress to life™ every day, everywhere, for billions of people.

Please note this is a direct search led by dsm-firmenich. We only accept applications from candidates, not from agencies nor subject to agency’s fees, percentages or similar.

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