The job title

Warehouse Forklift Truck Reach and Counterbalance Operator. Full Time. 4x 12 Hour Shift

Contract Type
Full time
Job Type
Start Date
Jan 17 2023 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 have a Forklift Truck Reach and Counterbalance Licence? A pro-active approach towards a fast changing production environment and an ability to communicate effectively at all levels? If yes Burton's Biscuits need YOU to join our Llantarnam Bakery on a Permanent Contract. 


As a Warehouse and Stores Operator you will be working as part of the Operations Team you will be loading and unloading vehicles, transferring materials to and from all storage areas to meet production requirements and stocktaking. You will also operate a Goods In/Out process plus assisting in cover of all other sections of the stores operation where required.

Previous experience within a stores/warehouse environment is preferred but not essential, you must be able to follow written instructions and complete basic numerical documentation. You will also be self motivated as well as be numerate and literate and have good communication skills. 

Competitive Weekly Pay: £13.32 including shift premium

Location: Llantarnam Bakery, Cwmbran NP44 3YL 

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. 

Hours: Full Time Hours. Monday-Friday.  

Shift Pattern: 4 x12 hours  (2 Days, 2 Nights). 39 Hours average over Rota


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.