The job title

Paperstores(Food Manufacturing) Mon-Fri Shift( FTC until end of December)

Contract Type
Full time
Job Type
Full time
Start Date
Sep 2 2022 12:00AM

Paperstores operative  (Food Manufacturing) Mon-Fri Shift

Location: Sighthill Industrial Estate, Edinburgh

Rate of Pay: £11.56ph

Contract: Fixed Term Contract - Seasonal (End of December)

Hours/Shift Pattern: 

1x Day Shift Opportunity - 6am - 2pm (Shift pattern Monday - Friday)

1 x Backshift Opportunity - 2pm - 10pm (Shift pattern Monday - Friday)

1 x Nightshift Opportunity - 10pm - 6am (Shift patterned Monday - Friday)

Who Are Burtons Biscuits?

We are the home of Jammie Dodgers, Paterson Shortbread, Maryland Cookies and Wagon Wheels to name just a few! We are incredibly lucky to work in the world of making delicious biscuits!


‘We are a more successful and fun place to work when people feel free to be themselves’.


At Burton’s we believe in the power of being authentic, being entrepreneurial and being supportive to each other to meet our common goals…oh and did we mention having fun?!


Understanding our customers is crucial to our success, so having a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers is vital.


As a business we are committed to the continuous improvement of diversity and equality in the workplace and we welcome talented individuals from all backgrounds who share our Pride and Passion for Baking Great Biscuits and snacks.


Along with having amazing brands, we have secured long term agreements to allow us to manufacture a number of sweet & savory snacks across Mars, Cathedral City & Marmite branded products. We also have several key strategic partnerships within the Retailer Private Label sector and our proud of the amazing biscuits we bake for our customers and consumers.


Within our Burton’s group, we have 6 bakery sites across the UK, located in Blackpool, Livingston, Edinburgh, Dorset, Isle of Arran and Llantarnam, with our head office in St Albans.   In total we employ circa 2,100 people around across our locations.


Burton’s Biscuits is owned by Ferrero and we are proud to be part of such a fantastic and successful business.  The Ferrero Group operates in more than 50 Countries and their products are sold in over 170 Countries.  We are delighted to be part of the Ferrero group which represents over 37,000 employees across the world and has a consolidated turnover of €12.3 billion (2020).


What are we all about?

Here at Burton’s Biscuit we pride ourselves on being an employer of choice. Our goal is to support our team in achieving their career goals. We do this by providing a working environment that offers opportunity, support, scope and pace of change. Our culture is the foundation of our business. We are fast paced, agile and fun.


What does your typical day look like?  

You will be responsible for receiving and storing deliveries of all packaging materials to provide the packing floor with the materials they need to meet the production schedule whilst maintaining traceability of product.


Other key actions will be but not limited to:

- Transfer pallets of stock to and from the packing floor suing the power pallet truck

- make optimum use of the racking areas facilitating easy retrieval of stock as required 

- Conduct safety checks and maintenance on machinery used within the paperstores area

- Stock a weekly stock take of all materials involved in the packaging of products during the previous 7 days

- Ensure the good housekeeping of the warehouse at all times


What are the key ingredients needed for the role? 

You will need previous experience working within a warehouse /production environment.


You will need to be confident with using power pallet Trucks.


This is a FTC role starting asap until December


If you are ready to begin a career with real bite, we would love to hear from you so apply now by clicking the link below.