Dispatch Operative

Job Overview

Are you looking for a new opportunity within a factory environment?

A rapidly expanding successful group that encompasses all aspects of the meat trade is recruiting Dispatch Operatives to join the day shift at our site in Irlam, Manchester.

Our business which is a Catering Butcher, has over 100 years' experience in the meat and farming industries. All products are prepared in the factory daily each customer's specifications, packaged and labelled to and above legislation and then delivered direct throughout the UK.

We pride ourselves on being a people focussed business. Our goal is to support our team in achieving their career goals. We do this by providing a working environment that offers opportunity, support, scope and pace of change.

Our culture is the foundation of our business and is reflected in our Mission, Vison and Values statements.

The purpose of this role is to ensure the smooth day to day running of all aspects of Dispatch Department:

To organize & oversee the loading of the vehicles
To accurately record loading information
To separate customer orders to specific routes
To load customer orders ready for dispatch
To load and dispatch 3rd party collections and deliveries
To work efficiently & within required targets
Daily reporting to Dispatch ManagerThere is a considerable amount of manual handling and lifting required, working in a refrigerated warehouse.

Keywords: Dispatch | Warehouse | FLT | Factory | Time Management | Teamwork | Organisation | Day Shift | Counterbalance Truck | Reach Truck | Communication | Stock Rotation | Stock Management | Days | Reporting | SLAs | FMCG


Staff Sales
20 days holiday plus Bank Holidays

Additional Information

Days, working 10:00-20:00 working 5 from 7 days on a rota. (Saturdays are working 07.00-12.00)

Immediate starts available.

Essential Skills

Communication skills are key for this role and the ability to work to tight deadlines.

You will also need to have:

Good numeracy & literacy
The ability to work to tight deadlines
Good level of physical fitness
The ability to work individually and as part of a team

Desirable Skills

No formal qualifications are required for this role, full training will be provided.

A fork-lift truck licence would be advantageous however not essential. If identified an essential requirement for the training will be offered.

About Company

Our business supplies to customers including Hotels, Restaurants, Public Houses, the Education Sector, Outdoor events and food manufacturers. We also provide national distribution via our own fleet and transport partners


Irlam, Greater Manchester

Full Time


Job Detail
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