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Despatch Operative - Days

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Job Introduction

Do you want to be paid weekly for a permanent job? Your key focus will be to ensure that product is picked to customer/depot requirements, and placed on pallets/cages awaiting distribution.

The shift pattern is Sunday to Wednesday working 5:45am to 14:15pm

Role Responsibility

As a despatch Operative you will check appropriate working materials are available at the beginning of the shift i.e. tape, boxes, trays, tray inserts, compactor bags and refer to Chargehand if unavailable. You will check tape machine (e.g. blades clean), ensure that cages are available, check product coming through the window i.e. price, date, front/back label, seals, blisters, correct procedures, quality of product and remove any out of spec products as required and inform Team Leader. You will also transport products to Chill/Picking Area, record overs, wastage, number of cases packed, and check sheets particularly at the end of each run. The despatch operative must be able to work at pace and keep up with checks when products are coming through the despatch window so that orders go out on time to the waiting lorry.

The Ideal Candidate

You will have good written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work under pressure to ensure that deadlines and targets are achieved. The ability to pay attention to detail, use your own initiative and work flexibly within this fast paced business environment is also required.


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