Location UK / Dungannon Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1362260

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Despatch Operative based in Dungannon

Skea Egg Farms Ltd is a significant player in the agri-food sector supplying eggs to major retailers in Northern Ireland and mainland UK. We are currently offering the following full-time permanent position based at Skea:



To assist the Despatch Manager and Team Leader in planning, organising and controlling despatch to ensure goods are despatched efficiently and cost effectively while also ensuring food safety, legality and quality.


  • Picking, building and palletising orders for depots and maximising the amount of product on a pallet while adhering to the requirements of each individual customer
  • When building orders onto pallets, adhere to customer requirements and stipulation using oldest stock first and ensuring the product still has minimum life into depot
  • Writing pallet sheets for designated depots ensuring all products are accounted for and product totals are correct
  • Stacking and strapping shippers
  • Ensure implementation and adherence to Health & Safety, hygiene and security procedures
  • Determine and implement improvements in despatch where possible
  • Report and monitor maintenance issues
  • Promote good equal opportunities practice and contribute towards achieving and maintaining a positive working environment


  • Lorry loading experience
  • Counter-balance forklift licence
  • Knowledge of pallet trucks (A1 & A2)
  • Level 2 Food Safety in Manufacturing

Hours: 7am – 4pm (Monday to Friday, 1 in 3 Saturday’s required with day off in lieu the following week)

Closing Date Friday 28 September 2018