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Primary Location: 

Havant, GB

Function:  Supply Chain Management
Job Category:  Support Functions

Logistics Operative

Wärtsilä Seals and Bearings enhances the business of its customers by providing integrated systems, packages and products that are efficient, economically sound, and environmentally sustainable. Being a truly global organization with over 100 years of experience, we have the ability to supply solutions supported by a broad product range and services portfolio during the whole lifecycle of the vessel.


Wärtsilä Seals and Bearings has an exciting opportunity for a Logistics Operative to join the logistcis team at our site in Havant, Hampshire UK. As a Logistics Operative you will be responsible for the management of materials and products from goods in/out, to assembly, packing and stores and will be embedded within a dynamic team of dedicated colleagues.

What are your main tasks and responsibilities:

  •  Work between Assembly/Rubber/Packing/Stores operations, driven by business demand/requirements.
  • Assembly/Rubber duties require the assembling and testing of seals to drawing specification, cut/bond rubber parts.
  • Packing duties require checking complete order is all available/correct to parts list of drawing, labelling and following procedures of packing requirements for dispatching of order.
  • Stores duties require picking of order and ensuring available/delivered on time at the operation level required, palletising and storing to correct procedure. Load/unload deliveries.
  • Any other duties that may be required.
  • Communicate with all ops teams to ensure proactive actions are taken to meet OTIF.
  •  Continuous improvement relating to process and procedures.
  • All duties carried out to be done in a safe manner following H&S safety procedures.


What do we expect from you?

  • Background within manufacturing environments is desireable but not essential.
  • Comply with health & safety environment/procedures and understand implications of non-conformance.
  • Aptitude to read and understand drawings is desireable but not essential as training will be provided.
  • Previous exposure in a similar roles is desireable.
  • Strong communicator with both internal and external customers.
  • Flexibility to work across Logistics Operations teams.
  • The job is offered subject to successly obtaining security clearance. Any applicants must hold a British Passport or be eligible to hold one and have resided in the UK continuously for the last 5 years


What we offer you

Wärtsilä UK offers competitive rates of pay coupled. Employees are encouraged to utilise the variety of training activities and learning solutions to further develop your talents and competencies within an international working environment, in an ambitious and growth orientated organisation. We foster openness, respect and trust and our culture can be described as down to earth and decisive.

This is Wärtsilä


Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2017, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.9 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at

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