Despatch Admin/Shunter Driver

Sector: Warehouse
Salary: £18,000 – £20,000
Location: Eye
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 906859
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Job Summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen as we now wish to appoint a Despatch Administrator/Shunter Driver to work with our Despatch team based at our poultry and red meat processing factory in Eye, Suffolk.

Successful candidates will:

  • Be numerate and literate and have good computer skills particularly with Excel
  • Demonstrate an ability to work accurately
  • Be able to cope with heavy manual work including lifting
  • Have proven ability to work as part of a team
  • Have willingness to learn
  • Have excellent organisational skills
  • Demonstrate a responsible attitude to work
  • Work in this role will including shunting trailers (training will be provided)
  • Ideally have a forklift certificate, although full training will be given

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications:

Ideally candidates for this role will have a forklift certificate and preference will be given to candidates who already have this and have previous experience in a similar role. Training will be given though in all aspects of the role. Successful candidates will need to have a driving licence so that they can obtain a shunter driving licence.

Terms and Conditions:

  • Shifts worked are Monday to Friday, with flexibility around working hours required
  • Overtime hours often available at premium rates
  • On-site canteen serving hot and cold food and drinks


Contact Jody Collings to talk about this role on 01473 259923