Dispatch Officer - Goods In/Out - Birmingham

Dispatch OfficerBirmingham, West Midlands Reference: ZOP2722
  • Leading Lens Manufacturer
  • Up to £17,000
  • Early or Late Shifts
  • Varied Role

Optometry vacancies and Optical Assistant jobs based in Birmingham, West Midlands. Zest Optical recruitment are working alongside a leading Optical manufacturer based in Central Birmingham to hire a full time Dispatch Office – Goods In/Out.

A leading Lens Manufacturer based in Birmingham, West Midlands are looking for a full time Dispatch Officer – Goods In/Out.

The Dispatch Officer is a position in the Technical centre and responsible for performing a variety of routine duties within the goods in/out department, working closely with the glazing department. The role will ensure all incoming and outgoing movements are dealt with on a daily basis. The role will also be responsible for ensuring that the work is provided to the glazing team in a timely and efficient manner.

Dispatch Officer – Role

  • Receipt goods in from suppliers using either bar code scanners or manual input into SAP
  • Prepare and feed orders into the glazing team
  • Sort incoming post and distribute to relevant department or area
  • Pick stock lenses to fulfil incoming customer orders
  • Sort and Prepare customer’s frames sent in for orders using SAP
  • Sort and store incoming frames for glazing orders
  • Ensure all stationary/supplies for the department are replenished
  • Despatch completed orders to the customer
  • Work with customer care to chase prioritised orders
  • Dispose of all waste material daily


  • Previous experience of working in optics, Optical Assistant, Glazing Technician etc
  • Logistics or customer order picking experience
  • Use of business IT systems

Additional Information

  • Shift pattern -
  • Permanent earlies i.e. 07:30 – 15:30 Mon-Friday plus Saturday 08.39 – 16.00, with a rotated day off during the week; this will be a Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday and the day rotates as part of the shift pattern
  • OR
  • Rotating early and late shift.  The early shift is as above, and the late shift is 10.30 – 18.30 Monday – Friday (no Saturday).  The rotation is 1 week earlies, 1 week lates etc
  • Salary - £17,000

To apply for this role please send a copy of your CV to Rebecca.wood@zestoptical.com or call 0114 238 1726.

Contact: Rebecca Wood
Email: rebecca.wood@zestoptical.com
Telephone: 0114 238 1726