Despatch operative

Market Drayton
£11 per hour

Despatch operative 

Location: Market Drayton

Type: Permanent – Full Time

Hours: A and B Shift  Days, 06:00am  – 18:00pm, 4on 4off

Salary: £10.00 per hour 


Palethorpes Bakery is an award-winning and market-share leading ‘Chilled Savoury Pastry’ food manufacturer. We are currently looking for Despatch Operative to join our team on Days.

As a Despatch Operative, you will be a key member of the Logistics Team and will support the site in all Logistics related activity. 

There is no experience required for these positions, just a can-do work ethic and positive attitude. The right candidate can benefit from perks including company funded FLT & First Aid training.

Please note this role will involve working in chillers and freezers

 Responsibilities Include:

  • Loading of vehicles and correctly and safely for onward shipment to customer
  • Assist in the unloading of vehicles
  • Assembly of orders in packaging
  • Assist in stock taking
  • Assemble product accurately and safely for onward shipment to our customers, using handheld mobile wear guns.


  • Numerate and literate
  • A flexible attitude towards the needs of the job
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ensure safe working practices are adhered to
  • Ensure GMP within the department
  • Excellent communication skills


  • A competitive rate of pay
  • Company Pension
  • 24 days annual leave holiday entitlement
  • PPE will be provided
  • Free Car Parking
  • Formal and informal learning and development opportunities
  • A progressive working environment that puts its people at the heart of what it does


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