Warehouse Operative (Edinburgh)

Recruitment ongoing
£13.00/hr (plus holiday pay)

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Job Purpose

This role covers the preparation, delivery and storage of all equipment required for our event sites including quality control in the warehouse, deliveries to and from the warehouse and the organisation of the storage space.


Key Responsibilities

Reporting to the Warehouse Manager for in-house duties which may include:

  • Working in the yard / Warehouse.
  • Forklift Operation
  • Assist in the loading/unloading of vehicles.
  • Organisation and tidiness within the yard.
  • Picking Stock / Equipment for our Event sites
  • Delivering stock in a company van.
  • Working in the workshop.
  • General maintenance of Company stock.
  • Ensure all daily checks are completed.
  • Adhering to all Health & Safety Regulations

Skills and Experience

  • Good Time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Pro-active with a high level of accuracy and detail
  • Able to work under pressure and within tight timescales


  • Counterbalance Forklift Certificate
  • Full, clean UK Driving Licence.

Additional Comments

  • Overtime and weekend work may be required during busy periods.
  • Occasional requirement to travel.
  • Own transport is essential due to locations.
  • Warehouse Operative experience preferred


  • Based in South Queensferry, Edinburgh
  • Salary: £12.00/hour
  • 8-9 hours per day, with 45 minute paid lunch break
  • 4-6 Days per week.

Underbelly is committed to reducing its environmental impacts in its everyday operations. We are also committed to maintaining the open-access policy of Underbelly. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all sectors of the community. We expect employees to support these commitments and to assist in their realisation.

We regret that we will only be able to reply to shortlisted candidates.

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Underbelly is a UK based live entertainment company. Its festivals and events division produces a number of events annually, including Underbelly at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and Underbelly Festival in London.

Underbelly also produce Christmas in Leicester Square and Trafalgar Square in collaboration with Westminster City Council. 

In the West End, Underbelly is currently producing the Olivier award-winning version of Cabaret at The Kit Kat Klub.

Underbelly have recently launched their first permanent venue, Underbelly Boulevard, in the heart of Soho.