Despatch FLT - Nights

Posted 21 February 2024
Salary £12.89
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Production
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameReshika Gurung
Expiry date 06 March 2024

Job description

You may not have heard of Greencore, but we can guarantee that you've eaten one of our products from sandwiches to sushi, to ready meals and many more that we supply for all the major supermarkets and retailers in the UK. We are the leading producer of convenience foods, but we want to do more, we want to grow and innovate, and we are looking for someone to help us on this journey!

Here at Atherstone, we have a team of around 580 colleagues. We produce Sandwiches, Wraps, Rolls, Bircher pots, and Toasties for some of the biggest retailers in the UK including Aldi, Costa, and many more.


Contract Type: Permanent - Fulltime

Shift Pattern/ Time: Sunday to Wednesday, 19:00 - 05:00

Rate: £12.89

Location: Greencore, Carlyon Road Industrial Estate, 7, Carlyon Rd, Atherstone CV9 1LQ

(Please note this is a full-time role only)





What you’ll be doing –

  • As a FLT driver you are responsible for the safe operation of a Fork Lift Truck to carefully transport a variety of materials across the loading and unloading bay.
  • You will be responsible for accurately dispatching components and loading and unloading a range of goods with care and can demonstrate working in a safe manner and to good H&S practices
  • You will be responsible for stock accuracy and checks and you will work as part of a highly motivated team to keep all aspects of the operation flowing.
  • Work as part of a team in a fast paced and chilled environment.
  • Responsible for ensuring all deliveries are loaded/unloaded carefully, broken down, put away, and booked in correctly and efficiently.
  • Ensure all vehicles are checked prior and loaded correctly and on time
  • Perform general warehouse duties

What we’re looking for -

  • Prior FLT experience with a current and up to date driving license and FLT license/qualification
  • Ability to work in a fast past, chilled environment
  • Has a keen eye for detail and can demonstrate working in a safe manner and to good H&S practices
  • Able to follow management instructions and procedures
  • Good level of numeracy and literacy skills both verbal and written
  • Basic Awareness of Health and Safety

What you’ll get in return -

  • Competitive salary and job-related benefits
  • Refer a friend scheme - £250 per friend referred (T&C apply)
  • Pension up to 8% matched
  • Employee awards and long service awards
  • Accredited Greencore qualifications, learning and development opportunities.
  • Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform where you can receive discounts on retail, travel, and more.
  • Access to a full Wellbeing Centre platform

Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on-the-job training and development opportunities to further your career.


We’re not all the same at Greencore and our differences help us to make every day taste better for all our stakeholders. We truly put our people at the core and are proud of our diversity.