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Despatch Operative - Settle Dairy

Permanent and Fixed Term contracts available


Are you looking to join a company offering a competitive starting rate that increases after 6 months and a shift patten that allows you a 9 consecutive day break every 4 weeks at one of the UK largest Dairies


You’ll be working at our site in Settle which has just received £30million investment. Full training will be given to provide you the necessary skills and experience to run various manufacturing equipment.


Who are Arla Foods ?

• We are the UK’s largest Dairy.

• We are a farmer owned co-operative.

• We are the creator of household brands such as Cravendale®, Anchor®, Lurpak®, Castello®, and many more of your favourites!


What’s the role ?

Health, Safety & Quality

• Ensures a health and safety mindset, and safe working environment.

• Contributes to a healthy and safe work environment.

• Contributes to ensuring a quality product  is delivered to the consumer/customer every time


Key Responsibilities

• Support the running of our warehouse from palletisation though to finished good trailer loading with a safety, quality and efficiency mindset.

• Offloads/receives and appropriately store goods from suppliers.

• Controls and manages relevant equipment

• Report safety issues. Maintain proper safety conditions of equipment and surroundings.

• Perform required quality inspections on materials and finished product.

• Perform specified cleaning tasks as per our daily/monthly schedules.

• Contribute to accurate warehouse management data for all finished goods and materials.

• Follows working instructions and adheres to deadlines as specified.

• Maintains Arla Foods’ Health & Safety standards as well as food hygiene, quality and house-keeping standards and policies.



• A motivated and proactive team player.

• Good communicator and an ability to understand instructions.

• Previous warehouse experience within an FMCG or related company is desirable, but full training will be given to successful candidates.

• FLT license (preferred) and basic IT skills.


What’s on offer ?

• Rotating 12hr shift pattern covering days and nights, but also giving 9 consecutive days off every 4 weeks

• Competitive Salary

• Pension Scheme

• Flexible Benefits


For further information please email george.speakman@arlafoods.com


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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