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Production Operative / Packer. Part Time. Permanent Contract. Home of the Wagon Wheel!

Contract Type
Part time
Llantarnam, Wales
Job Type
Start Date
Sep 14 2022 12:00AM

Burton's Biscuits are the home of some of the UK’s most iconic biscuit brands, including Maryland Cookies, Jammie Dodgers, Wagon Wheels, Thomas Fudges & Paterson Arran Shortbread. Along with having amazing brands, we have secured long term agreements to allow us to manufacture sweet & savoury snacks under brands from Mars Confectionery, Cathedral City & Marmite, we are also a key player in manufacturing Retailer Own Brand biscuits.

Our culture is a big part of what makes our company so special. We have over 2,000 employees but it feels like one big happy Burton's family.   


Do you enjoy working as part of a team, want to learn new skills and have experience of a fast paced environment? If yes Burton's Biscuits need YOU to join our Llantarnam Bakery as a Part-Time Production Operative on a Permanent Contract. 

As one of our Production Operatives (Packer) you will be working as part of the Operations Team carrying out all duties relating to packaging in the production area, supporting your colleagues and team leaders. You will pack the biscuits into boxes, place boxes onto pallets and keep the area clean and tidy. You will also remove reject biscuits from the production line. It’s a fast paced role and requires a certain level of fitness as it does have a large element of physical work in order to complete the tasks to a high standard. Attention to detail is key as we pride ourselves in the quality of our products. 

You will be numerate, literate, flexible, self-motivated and be able to work with minimum supervision and use own initiative. Previous experience of working as part of a team is essential. Previous Food Manufacturing experience and a basic understanding of Health & Safety and Food Hygiene is desirable, but not essential as training will be given including Food Hygiene level 2 qualification.

Location: Llantarnam Bakery, Cwmbran NP44 3YL 

Hours: Part-Time. 27 Hours. Monday-Friday 

Shift: Monday-Thursday 16:25-21:55 and Friday 14:30-19:30

Hourly Rate: Competitive

Contract: Permanent, Weekly Paid 

Benefits: 25 Holidays Per Year and closed on Bank Holidays including Christmas & New Year. Access to Employee Benefit Scheme for Retailer Discounts and Cashback, Health & Wellbeing. Enhanced Contribution Pension Scheme. Subsidised canteen, free on-site parking and staff shop. 

Start Date: ASAP 

Final Part of the Mix: Applicants must be over the 18 years of age.  

APPLY NOW and let us contact you to discuss your future with the Burtons family.

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.

Burton’s Biscuits 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).

Application process: Online application with CV