Despatch Operative

Market Drayton
12.75 per hour

Job Title: Despatch Operative 

Company: Palethorpes Bakery

Pay Rate: £12.75 p/h  

Overtime Available: Rate 1.5x 

Shift Pattern: Nights 18:00pm to 06:00am  4 on 4 off

Location: Market Drayton

Join The Compleat Food Group in Market Drayton and be part of a Tasty Revolution!

The Compleat Food Group is a new food group on a mission to create great quality, tasty and affordable food that people love to eat.

We are recruiting people to join our Production team in Market Drayton.


Responsibilities as a Despatch Operative you will:

  • Using electric pallet trucks
  • Recording and rotating chilled food products.
  • Working in a cold environment order picking moving goods 
  • Ensuring paperwork and delivery orders are completed and recorded.


What you will get:


  • Free onsite parking
  • Overtime – paid at time and a half
  • Subsided Canteen
  • Company Shop
  • 2 volunteering days per year
  • Free legal, finance & mental health support
  • Progression opportunities 


The Compleat Food Group are also looking for people with skills in: manufacturing, assembly, production, warehouse, despatch, machine operating, and packing.

Palethorpes Bakery is part of The newly created Compleat Food Group, specialists in the production of sausage rolls and pies for all major UK retailers. 

Full time and permanent roles are available, we have a wide variety of different positions available in our Production and Manufacturing team and are confident we have a role to suit everyone.

Shifts: Nights 18:00pm to 06:00am 12 hour shifts with one hour break, this is a 4 on 4 off shift pattern with overtime available.