Warehouse Operative - Hemel Hempstead

Warehouse Operative - Hemel Hempstead

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Vacancy Type
Published Location
Hemel Hempstead
Job Description


Are you a friendly, vibrant and hardworking individual?
Would you enjoy being part of a small, close-knit team who work together and have fun?

If you answered yes to these questions, Majestic Wine would love to hear from you!

Who are Majestic?

Majestic Wine is the largest wine specialist in the UK with over 200 stores, as well as a very significant online presence and megastores in Calais, France.

Following the merger between Naked Wines and Majestic, CEO Rowan Gormley has set the wheels in motion to transform the business into a new kind of retailer - a retailer that is loved by customers, loved by suppliers and loved by shareholders. 

What are we looking for?

Majestic Wine stands apart from other retailers due to our extensive range of quality wine, our approach to selling it and our expert people. We offer wine tasting in store every day and the expertise of our teams ensure a strong customer focus. All these things come together to make us unique and give us the extra personal touch we’re so proud of.

The Warehouse Distribution Department is responsible for the processing of incoming and returning stock and its accurate allocation and distribution to the company stores.

The Role 

As a Warehouse Operative you'll ensure we supply our fellow colleagues with the stock they require to make us a successful team in the retail and online environment.  Accuracy and meritocracy are key KPI’s, alongside good time keeping qualities and a "can-do" attitude. 


Picking Deck

  • To accurately pick stock using our existing Warehouse Management System via voice control.  
  • Moving of pallets on the warehouse shop floor.

Use of Mechanical and Manual Handling Equipment

  • To use all equipment provided in a safe and correct manner, in accordance with  Company procedures and safety rules and instructions.
  • Cleaning and maintaining the warehouse will also be part of the daily routine.

WMS Equipment

  • To make effective use of the WMS equipment provided to ensure accurate recording of stock movements

Hygiene, Health and Safety

  • To maintain a clean, tidy and safe work environment and adhere to all Company health and safety procedures.
  • Ensure that all housekeeping requirements are being met.


  • To transport all damaged and non-saleable cases of stock to the designated area of the warehouse.

Teamwork and Communication

  • To work effectively as a member of the Warehouse Distribution team, through effective and appropriate communication and to maintain professional work relations.

Why work for Majestic?

We pride ourselves on facilitating a work environment where you enjoy what you do but also importantly, being able to develop and grow your career. 

  • Free WSET Qualifications  - All our staff receive free product training. So you don't have to have product knowledge, but definitely a hunger to learn all about wine! 
  • First Rate Training / Development - “Wine Lover to Business Partner” gives you an opportunity to receive training that will take you from a Sales Assistant to Management
  • A Dynamic Culture - You’ll have the chance to work in an exciting, busy environment with a culture that genuinely rewards hard work 
  • Corking Colleagues - Work within a team who are passionate about wine, providing excellent customer service and most importantly fun to be around! 

The nice added extras...

  • At least the Living Wage hourly pay rate as Majestic Wine is an accredited Living Wage Employer
  • A 20% staff discount on everything in store, which you can share with two of your family or friends.
  • Free shares, so you can share in the success of the business.
  • Access to our bonus schemes for hitting your team’s targets 
  • 29 days holiday, including public and bank holidays - this will be pro rata’d if you work part-time
  • A contributory company Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance (Worth 3 times your annual salary).

Job Specifics

  • Job Type: Permanent Contract
  • Hours: 37.5 per week

If you are passionate about growing and developing in a successful business who genuinely care about their people… please do apply today!


Closing Date

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.