Our mission is to drive sustainable demand for British wool in order to maximise returns for our members.

Temporary Warehouse Operative at South Molton Depot - Vacancy

We're looking to recruit a Temporary Warehouse Operative during our peak season, based at our South Molton Depot at Pathfields, South Molton, Devon, EX36 3DU.

The successful applicants will be working within a fast paced warehouse environment, therefore the duties of the role are physically arduous and demanding in nature.


  • Unloading of wool sheets from HGV’S
  • Weighing of sheets upon receipt into the warehouse
  • Prepare wool sheets to be transported to grading points
  • Transferring wool to various processes within the warehouse via skeps

IDEALLY you will:

  • Be self-motivated, hardworking and enthusiastic team player
  • Have previous warehouse experience (at least 6 months)
  • Demonstrate a good work ethic, be conscientious of quality of work output
  • Excellent timekeeping and attendance
  • A good level of numeracy and literacy
  • Good communication/listening skills
  • Be able to implement instruction/training provided
  • Current counterbalance forklift truck licence - desirable

Duration of Work: Approximately 3 - 4 months, immediate start.

Working Hours: Shifts are 39 hours per week. Working hours are Monday to Friday

Please note: due to the volume of applications British Wool are unable to reply to all applicants; if you receive no communication within two weeks from the date of application, your admittance has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Application and CV to be sent via e-mail to the Depot Manager, Mike Berry, to [email protected] or contact the depot on 01769 572 178. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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Temporary Warehouse Operative at South Molton Depot - Vacancy