Contract type: Permanent subject to 6 month probationary period.
Starting salary: National Living Wage for Age
Hours of work: 20 hours per week, ideally 10am to 2pm Monday to Friday’s
Location of work: Based at Pictorial Meadows Warehouse facility at Green Estate CIC


Assisting the Sales Manager run an efficient and productive warehousing facility for the company’s Pictorial Meadows Seed Business

Job Description

  • Order fulfilment, packing and preparing seed orders for dispatch
  • Breaking down stock quantities of seed into smaller packages ready for dispatch to customers
  • Mixing seed according to the company’s detailed recipes and then ensuring that the mixed seed is properly stored in the relevant position in the warehouse
  • Correctly utilising the stock control software to ensure that all stock is correctly accounted for
  • Regular unloading and loading sacks and boxes from lorries and shelves
  • Liaising with the relevant postal or courier service if required
  • Dealing with customer enquiries in the absence of the Sales Manager
  • Ensuring that the warehouse remains a clean and efficient working environment
  • Ensure that all confidential information remains protected at all times

 Skills required

  • Very reliable and an excellent time-keeper
  • Literate and proficient in written and spoken English Language
  • Good attention to detail
  • Trustworthy and loyal
  • Have a good level of numeracy – particularly weights and measures
  • Be confident when dealing with members of the public on the telephone and in person
  • Good team worker
  • Good level of IT skills
  • Able to deal with routine manual handling

Shortlisting date:       1st April 2019
Interview date:          5th April 2019
Start date:                   As soon as possible. 

If you would like to apply for this position then please complete the application form , or contact Sue Rose at the main office on 0114  2677627 for more information and to have an application pack forwarded to you by email or in the post.

Application Form = Application form
Job Description and Job Specification = Warehouse Assistant – JD

Deadline for applications is:  28th March 2019


Post Application packs to: Sue Rose  Green Estate CIC 389 Manor Lane Sheffield S2 1UL       or     email to

Green Estate CIC is a Social Enterprise working to improve the quality of the urban environment in the Manor and Castle area of Sheffield.