Production Operator - Aylesbury Dairy


Aylesbury, GB

Join our Production team as an operator at our Aylesbury Dairy and you will contribute to making food that is loved by millions.


Job Purpose

As a Production Operative you will be part of a high-performance team both delivering and supporting other functions to meet challenging department, team and personal goals. The role will be to support a team, optimize resources and coordinate activities to ensure operational tar-gets are met which in turn contributes to ensuring departmental / site goals are achieved.



  • Work to high standards to achieve departmental targets in Quality, Efficiency, Waste and cost reduction.
  • Actively contribute and seek continuous improvements to achieve departmental targets.
  • Resolve minor breakdowns and carry out basic maintenance.
  • Monitor equipment performance and correct / raise issues before they become problems.
  • Maintain strict food hygiene and health and safety standards.
  • Ensure full completion of daily targets, Drive daily KPIs.
  • Ensure departmental procedures are followed and records are maintained.
  • Contribute to the team reporting and decision making process.
  • Ensure quality, hygiene, health and safety standards are met and regular audits are conducted.
  • Actively promote communication links and good working relationships with colleagues.
  • Maintain high standards of work ethics in respect to lateness and absences.
  • Plan production effectively to optimise resources and output.
  • To carry out any other duties commensurate with the role.
  • Fully integrate and deliver daily asset care to all equipment.
  • Able to work on its own and be able to challenge different areas of the business.



  • Proactive and Initiative.                          
  • Good communication skills.
  • Health and Safety Awareness.
  • Quality Awareness.
  • Problem Solving.
  • Strong Performer with good attendance and Time keeping record, who is willing to learn further skills.
  • Commitment.
  • Customer focused.
  • Team player and keen to multi-skill.

We have a purpose for Good

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you?


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