Product Analyst

Market Drayton

Palethorpes Bakery is an award-winning and market-share leading ‘Chilled Savoury Pastry’ food manufacturer. We are currently looking for a Product Analyst to join our Day Shift on a permanent basis. This is a fast-paced role, so experience working in a similar role prior is essential.

Salary £23920 

Shifts: 4 on 4 off Days (06:00am – 18:00pm) 

Job purpose:

  • To ensure that all products produced at Palethorpes are cooked and panelled in accordance with the schedule set by the Technical Manager.
  • To ensure that all product testing schedules are adhered to.
  • To safeguard their own health and safety and that of others by practicing safe behaviours on site.



  • A competitive rate of pay
  • Company Pension
  • 24 days annual leave holiday entitlement
  • 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
  • PPE will be provided


Responsibilities Include:

•           Panel to be run at defined times to sample products as per the agreed schedules.

•        Shelf-life microbiological verification, meat QUID, product nutritional’s and any other testing requirements as defined by the site schedules set by the Technical Manager will be adhered to


What we are looking for:

•           Food Hygiene Level 2. Ideally has worked in a Food Factory for at least 1 year.

•          Great team player, challenging the day to day, quick escalation of issues that cannot be solved in the department.

•           Attention to detail, great time management, ability to work on own initiative as well as in a group. Problem solving and inquisitive attitude. Able to work with other departments. Organised.