John Lewis has launched a recruitment drive for 60 jobs at its third national distribution centre to open at Magna Park in Milton Keynes.
Responsibilities will include receiving and storing products, picking individual branch orders, loading goods onto trailers using mechanical handling equipment such as forklift trucks and ensuring the right products go to the right shops. All positions are full-time and permanent.
Terry Murphy, Director of National Distribution Centres at John Lewis, said: “I’m excited to expand our warehouse team here at Magna Park 3. Our third national distribution centre in Milton Keynes is absolutely crucial to ensure a seamless omnichannel experience for our customers, and we’re looking to recruit driven individuals who can manage this process.”
Recruitment for warehouse assistant Partners will be staggered throughout January and February, with the first batch of jobs available to apply for now at jlpjobs.com.
All John Lewis staff are Partners in the business, and receive benefits including an annual bonus, discount in John Lewis and Waitrose shops, access to a wide range of clubs and societies, subsidised event tickets, and use of Partnership-owned holiday homes.
This third national distribution centre that the retailer has opened in Milton Keynes, following on from Magna Park 1 (2009) and Magna Park 2 (2016). This additional distribution centre will be primarily responsible for large elecricals, furniture and homeware.
For more information about the roles or information on how to apply, visit jlpjobs.com.