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Despatch Operative Fixed Term Contracts. 6 months - Lockerbie

Reporting to the Despatch Team Leader the job holder will be responsible for ensuring quality product is despatched meeting customer requirements:-


  • Ensuring the Quality of these products meet the required standards
  • To undertake this adhering to the relevant legal requirements




  • Offloads/receives and put away goods from suppliers according to plans
  • Replenishes, picks, consolidates and loads orders according to work plans
  • Adheres to Arla foods strict quality, hygiene, food safety and housekeeping standards
  • Ensuring that all finished product is correctly and legibly labelled and recorded
  • SAP housekeeping and stock reconciliation
  • Ensures Health and Safety is a priority following company policy, procedures and legislation
  • Follows working instructions and adheres to deadlines as specified
  • Contribute to meeting Departmental KPIs 
  • Cooperates and coordinates with Team Leaders and colleagues in Production and Transport.




  • You will preferably have previous experience working within logistics, warehousing or equivalent environment
  • Excellent knowledge of Health & Safety and Food Hygiene
  • Flexibility and the ability to work as part of a team is essential


The working hours will be an average of 42 per week on a 4 on/4 off 12 hour shift rota.


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?

Ref.: 75787


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