DN SPEKE - WAREHOUSE OPERATIVE

Do you have the right DNA to work for us?

 

Dugdale Nutrition Attitude

 

  • Are you self-motivated, driven and ambitious?

  • Are you Passionate about British Agriculture?

  • Are you enthusiastic, professional and personable?

  • Do you enjoy working as part of a team? 

If you are then an excellent opportunity has arisen for a skilled Warehouse and Production Operative to join a leading Animal Feed manufacturing business working a continental shift pattern of 4 on 4 off days.

 

About us…

Dugdale Nutrition Ltd are a modern family business, leading the UK’s ruminant sector by delivering outstanding products, people, partnerships and performance. We currently have  two production facilities based in Speke and Clitheroe that run 24/7.

 

Your responsibilities…

Reporting to the Production Manager and Assistant Production Manager, your duties will include but not limited to;

  • Perform daily stocktakes of all bagged product and report to relevant personnel.

  • Carry out daily checks on all mobile equipment and report defects.

  • Achieve proficiency on all three of our production lines replacing consumables. To include cleaning and minor maintenance duties.

  • Receive deliveries of goods and supplies, reference delivered quantities against driver’s paperwork.

  • Maintaining Stock levels and adhering to stock rotation procedures.

  • Ensuring Finished Product is presented in a clean and tidy state prior to loading.

  • Record batch numbers on relevant paperwork to provide traceability.

  • Identifying any damaged goods and disposing of them following procedures in the Quality, Feed and Safety Manual.

  • General housekeeping duties within all areas of the blend shed facilities.

  • Comply with and uphold all aspects of the Company’s Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) instructions, requirements and policies.

  • Operation of the three blending and packaging facilities in our blend shed. These include but not exhaustive bagging into 25kg bags and into flexible IBC tote bags of finished feed for dispatch.

  • Work at all times within the framework and requirements of the Company’s obligations to the Universal Feed Assurance Scheme (UFAS).

 

Person Specification…

Essential:

  • Previous experience in milling ,agricultural feed and food manufacturing

  • Fork Lift Truck (FLT) license

  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced production environment to high health & safety standards.

  • Excellent timekeeping.

  • Flexibility during our seasonal production demands.

  • Self-motivation and ability to think fast on your feet

Desirable:

  • Good literacy and numeracy skills

  • Experience using Microsoft Office i.e. Word, Excel, etc.

  • Experience with using a Telehandler

What you’ll receive…

  • Salary £21,840 per annum

  • Pension

  • Life Assurance

  • 31 days annual leave (pro rata to your shift pattern)

  • Free onsite parking

  • Company Cash plan Scheme 

  • PPE

COVID-19 Considerations

COVID-19 secure measures are operating on this site, extra cleaning measures in place, hand washing, sanitisers, gloves and masks available.

If you would like to apply for this vacancy, please select one of the options below.

Closing date for applications is Monday 7th December 2021