Despatch Oper­a­tive ( Days)

Cranswick Country Foods in Watton, Norfolk is serious about its quality pork products. Now we’re hungry for talented people to join us. It’s win win; you achieve your potential, we achieve our ambitious growth plans.

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our fast pace Despatch department, day shift with hour of work 6am to 4.45pm, working 4 on/4 off shift pattern.

Job requirements of Despatch Operative:

  • Clearing products from production lines and placing into the stock area in the correct date order
  • Picking orders in correct date order to ensure stock rotation is correct
  • Keep up to date with changes to products and their packaging to enable efficient order picking
  • Carry out the day to day manual handling that is required

The ideal candidates will:

  • Be self-motivated and able to work on your own initiative
  • Be able to work additional hours as overtime may be required
  • Ideally have experience of working within Despatch/warehouse environment
  • Have a good level of both written and verbal English

Pay and benefits:

  • Salary - £12.15 per hour (inclusive of attendance bonus)
  • Weekly attendance bonus of £1 per hour
  • Overtime – time and a third after contracted hours
  • Pension – currently 3% employer contributions/5% employee contributions
  • Discounted sharescheme
  • Discounted local gym membership
  • Death in service insurance
  • Opportunity to buy extra holiday
  • Access to our ‘Feed your Wellbeing’ hub, offering a range of retail, restaurant and entertainment discounts and wellbeing support
  • Enhanced holiday after 5 years’ service
  • Potential opportunities to learn new skills, e.g. forklift driving

Closing Date: 9th September 2022 (please note that should we receive significant interest; this closing date may be brought forward

If you are an internal applicant, please ensure you have made your line manager aware before applying.