Despatch Operative

Location UK / Downpatrick Area

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary See description

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1419416

 Job Description

The Company

Finnebrogue looks at what’s wrong with food to figure out how to make it the best it can be, without being bound by the way it has always been done. Having earned a reputation as the country’s leading top-tier sausage maker, we launched revolutiona


The Company

Finnebrogue looks at what’s wrong with food to figure out how to make it the best it can be, without being bound by the way it has always been done. Having earned a reputation as the country’s leading top-tier sausage maker, we launched revolutionary bacon and ham made without nitrites, opened a state of the art vegetarian factory and always place innovation at the heart of what we do.

We are currently searching for a Production Floor Manager to join our team. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated individual with experience managing in FMCG sector to develop their career in one of the fastest growing food manufacturers in the UK.

Benefits

  • Potential to earn an additional £30 weekly bonus
  • Competitive salary
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Retail Discount Cards
  • Discounted Gym Membership
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Free Parking
  • Discounted Staff Sales
  • Length of Service Additional Holiday Allowance
  • Private Healthcare
  • Death in Service

Job Purpose
Manages pick ticket orders from warehouse staff and management and physically pulls inventory from the shelves to ensure accurate delivery of warehouse products. Also packs orders, including shrink wrapping contents onto pallets, and loads them on trucks for delivery while ensuring orders are accurate and records of inventory are kept up to date for a smooth flow in despatch operations.

The Person

Essential:

  • Accuracy and attention to detail, can do attitude and willingness to ensure the team achieve set targets
  • Be able to work well in a team in a fast paced environment
  • Keen Attention to Detail;
  • Positive Attitude; Self-Motivated
  • Good Communication Skills
  • Ability to Work Well on a Team but Be Self-Motivated and Independent at Times

Desirable:

  • Previous Experience Working in a Warehouse
  • Experience Working with an RF Scanner
  • Level 2 Food Hygiene Qualification (or equivalent)
  • Health and Safety / First Aid related qualification

The Job

  • Manages pick ticket orders
  • Pulls warehouse items from the shelves based on number requirements
  • Ensures that orders are accurate
  • Stages items correctly for delivery
  • Operates handling equipment and ensures safety regulations are followed
  • Monitors stock control systems and processes specific orders
  • Ensures warehouse goals are met
  • Maintains a high level of health and safety standards
  • Shrink wraps products to pallets
  • Loads delivery vehicles
  • Packs warehouse orders as necessary
  • Operates scanners so that the proper order is picked and inventory is managed accurately
  • Performs other general warehouse duties as needed
  • Fills in correct paper work when loading lorry’s

We are an equal opportunities employer.