Intake Operative (17)


Location: Cardington

Working as part of our existing team, we require full time Operatives to assist with the efficient running of the Retail Intake Departments. Essentially we are seeking determined and committed individuals who can impact on performance and make a positive contribution to the company's future growth. The remuneration for this role starts at £8.00 per hour, upon successful completion of probationary period hourly rate rises to £8.25 and £8.50.


The Role:

  • Unloading lorries and weighing product in;
  • Scanning product into and back from production;
  • Adhering to correct stock rotation procedure;
  • Checking yields at the end of production and investigating any issues.
  • Scanning pallets;
  • Stacking products correctly in the chills;
  • Stocktaking;
  • Selecting correct orders;
  • Loading containers;
  • Ensuring orders are correct;
  • Clerical duties associated with the despatch of products.


The person


  • Possess excellent communication skills;
  • Demonstrate the ability to work on your own initiative whilst working as part of a team striving to achieve high levels of customer service;
  • Flexible approach to work and be prepared to work additional hours when required to meet customer demand.




  • Previous experience in the food industry is advantageous

This role operates on a shift basis, including weekend work, which will be discussed at interview.


All candidates must be flexible and prepared to work additional hours when required to meet customer demand.

Applications must be submitted on our standard Application Form and demonstrate how the above criteria is met. Application Forms can be obtained from Reception, or by emailing Please note we do not accept CV’s.


The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is 12pm on  Friday 14th December 2018




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