Are you an experienced Warehouse Operative who is looking for a new career?

About Us:

PHOENIX Healthcare Distribution is a national full-line pharmaceutical wholesaler with a network of distribution centers nationwide. We pride ourselves on delivering a high-quality supply chain service to our customers, who include pharmacies, 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 centers 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 all our local communities, gaining employment.

Our inclusive culture empowers our employees to deliver the best results for our customers. If you have a disability and need an adjustment during the application and hiring process, including support for the interview or onboarding process, please contact us on talentteam@phoenixmedical.co.uk.


About the opportunity:

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

PICKING: 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.

GOODS IN: Are you ready to play a vital role in the dynamic world of warehouse operations? We are actively seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented Goods In Warehouse Operative to join our team. As a key member of our logistics and distribution department, you will be responsible for ensuring the efficient receipt, inspection, and processing of incoming goods in line with company guidelines and procedures.

STOCK CONTROL: In this role you will be working within a busy warehouse department and will be responsible for the accurate assessing of controlled drug counts, credit returns, new products, perpetual inventory checks and any other request on warehouse items. It is key that you ensure that the correct number and type of product is correctly logged. You will need to meet minimum productivity and quality standards and comply with policies and legal requirements in relation to the role.

REPLEN: As a Replenishment Operative, your primary responsibility will be to monitor stock levels, identify low inventory situations, and initiate replenishment activities. Your attention to detail will contribute to maintaining optimal stock levels and minimizing out-of-stock occurrences to ensure operational success.

DISPATCH: As a Warehouse Operative working in our Dispatch team, you will play a crucial role in maintaining operations. You will be responsible for receiving deliveries from supplying depots, validating journey temperatures in line with Good Distribution Practice and checking orders in using an Asset tracking device. You must ensure safe sortation of deliveries received into allocated van routes in a timely manner ensuring Customer orders are ready for dispatch. }

Working closely with a dedicated team, you’ll contribute to a positive and collaborative work environment. Effective communication and teamwork are essential as you coordinate efforts to achieve operational excellence.

In this role you will be required to stand and walk for the majority of your shift, as well as needing to be able to lift (products up to 15kg), bend, twist, kneel, and crouch.



£11.63 per hour 


Working Pattern

Working casual hours between the hours of 16:00 – 00:00


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 (pro rata) paid annual leave plus bank holidays, rising with length of service

Access to High Street discounts

Medicash- a health cash program to assist with day-to-day healthcare costs, such as eyecare or prescriptions

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


Salary: £11.63

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