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PHOENIX Healthcare Distribution Limited
West Yorkshire
Branch name
Wakefield Depot - 3 Newmarket Lane, Stanley, WF3 4BY
Closing date
Contract type
Employee - Permanent

Are you an experienced Warehouse Operative who is looking for a new career? Do you have experience of order picking and are used to achieving targets yet still maintaining quality and accuracy ? 

Do you pride yourself on being reliable in your work and do you enjoy working in a fast paced environment?

Have you an interest in helping your community with its health?

If you answered yes to the above questions and you have a can do attitude then please read on and apply as we are really interested in speaking with you!


About Us:

PHOENIX Healthcare Distribution is a national full-line pharmaceutical wholesaler with a network of distribution centres nationwide. We pride ourselves on delivering a high quality supply chain service to our customers, who include pharmacy, GPs, and hospitals. All of our depots are licensed by the MHRA, and comply with BSI ISO Quality and Environmental standards. We operate twice daily deliveries from our distribution centres across Monday to Friday and on a Saturday morning, and our local teams are supported by a centralised function team, primarily from our Head Office in Runcorn.

At Phoenix Medical Supplies we value, support and celebrate working with colleagues from all backgrounds. As part of our commitment to ensuring equal opportunities for all, we strive to support the residents in each and all of our local communities, gaining employment.


About the opportunity:

We are currently looking for a Warehouse Operative within our Wakefield Distribution Centre.

Working within a busy pharmaceutical warehouse environment you will be accurately assembling customer orders, efficiently picking customer orders for shipment and ensuring that the correct number and type of product is loaded and shipped on time. You will need to meet minimum productivity and quality standards and comply with policies and legal requirements in relation to the role.




Hourly rate of £10.67, plus a backshift supplement of £0.20p per hour (£10.87 )and a 25% uplift for hours worked between 2200 and 0000 (£13.32)

Working Pattern

Monday to Friday 16:00 - 00:00 plus 1 in 2 Sundays 08:00 - 12:00 


Training and Support

You will receive a comprehensive induction from the Learning and Development Facilitators.

We pride ourselves on ensuring the wellbeing of our employees and providing a good working environment and benefits package, which includes:

22 days paid annual leave plus bank holidays, rising with length of service

Access to High Street discounts

Free Parking

Employee Assistance Programme

Contributory Pension Scheme

Accredited Training Programmes available (Education paid for by the company via the Apprenticeship Scheme)


Essential Skills/Experience

- Numeracy and literacy skills

- Attention to detail

- Team Player

- Communication Skills

- Ability to prioritise own workload


Who we want:

Our ideal candidate will be organised and self-motivated so if this sounds like you we are very keen to speak to you to discuss our opportunity further.   You can apply here online by completing our short application.


We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if sufficient applications are received