Warehouse Assistant Spruce Carpets Ltd

The Gathering 2017

Enquire/Apply Print

Organisation information

Spruce Carpets Ltd

Charity registered in Scotland SC036545

Good HQ

Aims & objectives

Spruce Carpets Ltd is a social enterprise/community business formed to recycle domestic carpets. We clean, trim and refurbish them in our own warehouse, and then sell them on at very low prices. We also accept donations of “end of lines” from high street carpet retailers. The organisation: 1) Increases the diversion rate of floor-coverings to landfill. 2) Sells affordable flooring to low income families. 3) Provides work experience and volunteering opportunities to disadvantaged individuals. 4) Operates as a viable social enterprise.
Job number
Time of attendance
MON-FRID 8.30am - 4pm
No of references
Not supplied
Hours (per week)
8.30am - 4pm
Salary (£/hr)
£5.90 - £7.83 per hour depending on age

Job description

To assist in the cleaning, cutting and processing of stock

To have good basic IT knowledge

To ensure stock records and delivery notes are accurately maintained

To input stock accurately into the computerised stock system

To contribute to the efficient running and general good maintenance of the collection and delivery area within the warehouse

To transport floor coverings from the warehouse to the retail showroom and store them safely in their appropriate display area.

If qualified, to operate the fork lift truck as required

To work collaboratively with colleagues and volunteers in a considerate, professional and positive manner

To deliver excellent customer service

To comply with Health and Safety regulations and to highlight to the Operations Supervisor any concerns with regard to Health and Safety at work

To undertake diligently any agreed training and development needs

Person specification

No experience required as training will be given

Additional information

To engage with and include all volunteers, trainees and staff members in the work place and treat them with respect. Adhere to the values of Spruce Carpets through inclusion and respect for all and minimise adverse environmental impacts of our work.

PVG/disclosure requirements

Not Required