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Warehouse Operative

Bristol, Unit 2, St. Philips Central, Albert Road, Bristol, BS2 0XJ

This role will require you to work some weekend shifts

This role will require you to work some evening shifts


AAH is the largest pharmaceutical wholesaler within the UK, operating from 16 modern distribution centres and a part of Celesio UK, a leading national pharmaceutical distribution operation, offering services for medicines manufacturers to individual patients and employing around 21,000 people.

Delivering over 15 million items per week to more than 14,000 pharmacies and other organisations. The company offers a wide variety of services covering almost every aspect of the industry, Understanding that each customers is different and no two requirements are exactly the same.

Job Purpose

As a Warehouse Operative you will be a key member of the team making sure our products are where they need to be and get there in the perfect condition. Once the relevant in-house training is complete, you will work across a variety of warehouse functions ensuring that high standards are maintained and that we can continue to offer an efficient, safe and vital healthcare service to our customers.


In this role you will work accurately and efficiently across all areas of the warehouse planning and managing designated resource to undertake the day to day work responsibilities. You will ensure safe care and accurate handling of all internal and external stock and products within the warehouse and report any stock or product issues to your line manager. You will be aware of health and safety policy and ensure the safe operation and upkeep of all warehouse equipment.

As a key member of the team you build effective working relationships with your Manager and colleagues supporting each other and working as a team.

Person Profile

It is essential to have good numeracy and literacy skills with a diligent approach, underpinned by a strong attention to detail. You will be a team player with great communication skills and the ability to prioritise your workload during the working day. If you have previous experience of working in a warehouse environment this will be helpful but not essential for success as training is provided.

Rewards and benefits

Wherever you work within AAH, you will enjoy a uniquely rewarding career. You will be challenged but well remunerated, assume real responsibility but be well trained and developed to undertake it. You’ll work hard but be recognised for your contribution and be able to keep a healthy work/life balance. In addition to highly competitive salaries, we offer a valuable benefits package which includes generous holiday, pension scheme, professional support and relevant training, childcare vouchers, option to buy additional holiday and an employee discount scheme. What’s more, we regularly review our rewards package and it is improving all the time.