Work For Us

Work For Us

We're looking for an Assistant Warehouse Worker at our premises in Catfield

  • Immediate Start
  • Advertisement closes: 31/05/21
  • We're ideally looking for a local person

We need a practical, flexible and friendly person to join our small and busy team, dispatching ropes to customers in the UK and beyond.

Experience of working with rope, for example in boating, will be an advantage.

The role:

Your priority will be looking after our customers’ orders: locating the right ropes, cutting to length, packaging and preparing for dispatch. We will train you to splice, whip and apply metal fittings and to operate our machinery safely.

You will also help with Goods In, Stock Management and other general duties.

It’s interesting work, suitable for someone with a practical and ‘can-do’ attitude. The work involves a high level of physical activity and manual handling. Attention to detail and taking great care in your work is essential.

What we offer:

  • We are a small and successful family business where people are valued.
  • Working hours 8am-5pm (4pm Fridays). Starting salary £22,860, rising after a 6-month probation period.
  • 20 days’ annual leave (five days are taken at Christmas) plus Bank Holidays.
  • Contributory pension.


We prefer applications to be hand delivered to our office: GR Hurst and Co / Ropes Direct, Ludham Road, Catfield, NR29 5PY (office hours 8am-5pm Monday-Friday).

Format: a letter stating how you suit this role, and a relevant CV.  We have also set up an email to receive applications if you cannot deliver by hand.