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Supervisor. FMCG. Permanent Role.

Contract Type
Full 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.

Do you have had experience of working in a fast paced environment, as well as the skills to lead a Team? 

As a Team Leader (Supervisor) you will be working as part of the Operations Team in our Llantarnam Bakery supervising and mentoring skilled production workers. You will oversee hygiene and housekeeping standards, ‘clean as you go’ and quality standards procedures as well as Health & Safety. The role will also involve you operating high speed wrapping machines and checkweighers and checking codes and completion of daily production documentation. You will be a pivotal part of the process in making sure our biscuits reach our customers in great condition, making sure all processes are followed to Burton’s high standards. 

You will need to have experience in a fast moving environment, good problem-solving skills and the ability to work with minimum supervision and use your own initiative. You will be able to show your ability to learn new skills, be numerate, literate and have good communication skills. Experience in a manufacturing environment not essential, you might want to apply if you have had experience in one of the following positions; Warehouse operator, CNC Operator, Process Operator, Machine Operator, Team Leader, Retail Manager, Supermarket Manager.  You will have a basic awareness of health & safety (further training will be provided as part of the role.) 

Contract: Permanent, Weekly Paid 

Competitive Pay: £453.46 (Expected annual salary is £23,579.92)

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. Contribution Pension Scheme. Subsidised canteen, free on-site parking and staff shop   


Location: Llantarnam Bakery, Cwmbran NP44 3YL

Hours: Full Time 40 Hours Per Week. Monday - Friday. 

3 Week Rotational Shift Pattern: 

Day Shift 06.00- 14.00

Back Shift 14.00- 22.00

Night Shift 22.00- 06.00

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

Click APPLY now and let us contact you to discuss your future as a Smart Cookie   

Burton’s Biscuits is owned by the Ferrero Group and we are proud to be part of such a fantastic and successful business, which represents over 377,000 employees across the world and has a consolidated turnover of €12.3 billion (2020). Ferrero operate in more than 50 Countries and their products are sold in over 170 Countries. 

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