Intake Operator

Posted 26 March 2024
Salary £12.50
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Logistics & Distribution
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameZoe Arstall
Expiry date 03 April 2024

Job description

*Days - 4 on 4 off– 6:00am-6:00pm (Shift pattern will include some weekends)*


Why Greencore?

We’re a leading manufacturer of convenience food in the UK and our purpose is to make every day taste better.  We’re sure you’ve tried our products because we supply food for the all the major supermarkets in the UK!

Here at Wisbech, we have a team of 450 colleagues and manufacture premium chilled ready to cook meals for major retailers such as Asda and Co-op


Pay Rate - £12.50 (plus overtime outside of normal shift pattern)  


What you'll be doing

  • To take ownership of the efficient running of the backyard, ensuring it is kept clean, tidy and recycling is dealt with in line with the appropriate procedure
  • Ensure good communications are maintained within the area and good communications are maintained with other departments and to build good relationships with all areas of the factory as well as with lorry drivers and external suppliers
  • To ensure good hygiene and housekeeping practices are maintained at all times in the area, ensuring that the product is handling in a hygienic environment in compliance with Food Legislation and Greencore procedures.
  • To actively promote a safety culture in the area and ensure all Health and Safety requirements are met
  • To facilitate a continuous improvement environment
  • To manage a small team of people ensuring work and breaks are allocated correctly
  • Assist Coordinators when necessary.
  • Responsible for stock checks on all returnable items, i:e trays, pallets, etc.
  • Responsible for waste management i:e organise collections etc.

What we're looking for

  • Essential - B1 Forklift Driving License
  • Worked in intake or dispatch previously
  • Understanding of KPI’s
  • Flexibility
  • Basic excel and computer skills
  • People skills, organisational skills, decision making.
  • Reliable and ‘can do’ approach.
  • Responsible for paperwork
  • Most of the tasks are routine tasks

If this sounds like you, join us and grow with Greencore, and be a part of driving our future success.

At Greencore we put our people at the core. We celebrate their differences and help everyone to be themselves at work. Together we make every day taste better.


What you'll get in return

  • Holidays
  • Pension up to 8% matched
  • Life insurance up to 4x salary
  • Company share save scheme
  • Greencore Qualifications
  • Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform
  • Access to a full Wellbeing Centre platform