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Despatch Operative

Up to £13.5 per hour + 25% Overtime + Night Shift Premium
Closing date
22 Nov 2023

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Contract Type
Logistics, Operations, Packaging
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Despatch Operative | Fresh Produce | Isleham

Salary: £13.50 an hour plus a Night Shift premium and overtime

Are you experienced working within a Despatch / Warehousing environment within the Food Industry?

Are you wanting a new challenge with a company that promotes from within offering new opportunities?

If so, then I might have the right role for you!

What's in it for you?

Working for this family-owned company will mean you are more than just an operative, you will be a crucial part of the team. As part of the despatch team, you will be working closely with the despatch supervisors and managers, learning the crucial skills required for your own career development.

If you're happy to work a changing shift pattern you will be rewarded with a night shift premium and an extra 25% for any overtime over your contracted hours.

The role

This role will include you working closely with your team to pick and consolidate orders aiming for 100% pick accuracy, you will then use the MHE equipment to load up the trailers whilst entering all the data onto Navision to ensure records are kept up to date.

What you'll need

* Previous experience working within a fast-paced despatch environment within the Food or Fresh Produce industry.
* A current FLT license - A shunter, PPT and tractor license are also desirable.
* A strong ability to work well within a team but also on your own depending on the tasks set.
* Flexibility to occasionally work on a rotating shift pattern.

If this role sounds interesting to you then please apply via the link or email me, via


MorePeople are a specialist recruitment business for the food, fresh produce, horticulture and agriculture industries. Founded in 2000 by two passionate foodies with vast experience in the industry, we’re a growing team comprising of a mixture of ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters passionate about the sector.

Offering a functional approach to recruitment, we have dedicated expert teams to assist in all roles across a business;

  • Commercial  
  • NPD
  • Operations
  • Technical
  • Growing
  • Agronomy
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • HR, Admin & IT
  • Rural Surveyors, Land Agents & Estate Managers

The team are committed to offering the best recruitment service for all professional roles within the sectors in which we operate.

Find out more on our website at or call us on 01780 480530.


Company info
01780 480530
Cherryholt House
Cherryholt Road

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