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Warehouse Operative

Salary – Circa £21,222.00 – £22,502.00 + Company and Personal Performance Bonus

Location – Newark-on-Trent, UK

Contract – Permanent

Hours – Full Time

Application Closes – 12th January 2024

About Us: RS Sailing is the UK’s largest manufacturer of one design racing dinghies, supplying boats to a worldwide market that has seen continued growth over the last 25 years. As part of our dynamic and expanding team, you will play a crucial role in our success. We offer job stability, competitive rates of pay, a company pension, bonuses, sailing benefits, and participation in the bike-to-work scheme. 

Position Overview: We are seeking a Warehouse Operative for an immediate start. The successful candidate will join a small team of hardworking, friendly, and diligent staff. The role is diverse and requires someone who is flexible, willing to learn new skills, and enthusiastic about contributing to our continued growth. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Receiving, moving, checking, and storing incoming goods. 
  • Packaging and labelling products before dispatch. 
  • Assisting in shipping over 2000 boats annually. 
  • Occasional delivery of stock to customers in the UK. 
  • Unloading/loading of lorries. 
  • Maintaining cleanliness and tidiness in warehouse areas. 
  • Quality control of all goods in and out, reporting any issues. 
  • Fulfilling any other duties as assigned by the Site Manager. 

Essential Skills: 

  • Physical fitness for manual handling tasks. 
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team or independently. 
  • Reliability and flexibility. 
  • Quick and efficient work ethic without constant supervision. 
  • Strong communication skills. 
  • Basic paperwork completion abilities. 

Desirable Skills: 

  • Forklift truck experience. 
  • Full UK driving license. 
  • Knowledge of small sailing boats. 


  • Job stability in a growing industry. 
  • Company pension scheme. 
  • Competitive rates of pay: Salary CIRCA £23,500 depending on experience + Company and Personal Performance Bonus. 
  • Performance-based bonuses. 
  • Sailing benefits. 
  • Bike-to-work scheme participation. 

To apply, please email lucy@rsmarinegroup.com with a cover letter and a CV attached. We look forward to receiving your application.

Join RS Sailing and be part of an enthusiastic, talented, and supportive team driving the success of our global brand.