The job title

Facilities Cleaning Operative (Days)

Contract Type
Full time
£9.50/Hr (Paid Weekly)
Edinburgh, Scotland
Job Type
Full time
Start Date
Sep 27 2022 12:00AM

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.



Due to an increase in productivity we are now hiring a hygiene operative to work within our main biscuit production manufacturing site which is based within Sighthill area of Edinburgh. 


Working Monday to Friday 6am - 2pm and ensuring that our facilities areas (corridors, toilets, offices, canteens) are cleaned to a hygienic and acceptable standard. 


  • Applicants must be on or over the age of 18
  • Ability to evidence full right to work within the UK (student applicants must, be able to demonstrate this, as paid induction requires full 40 hours induction training)
  • Numerate, literate (written and oral communication) and the ability to work in a fast-paced people focused, team and or individual environments.
  • Understand and be comfortable working within a food manufacturing environment where hygiene principles are exceptionally important. (Training provided)
  • Comfortable working in and around machinery.
  • Demonstrate and display a practical ability to thrive and adapt to various and fast paced working conditions.