The job title

Baking Operative – Home of Biscuits - Nightshift - Mon-Fri - 3x 12 hours

Contract Type
Full time
competitive hourly rate
Job Type
Start Date
Oct 6 2021 12:00AM

What are the Key Ingredients?

This role is extremely fast paced 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.


Full training can be provided, opportunity to impress and apply for any open role within the bakery. 

What does your typical day look like?

- Picking biscuits from the lines into skillets

- Feeding skilleted biscuits into Cartons 

- Packing Biscuits

- Supporting Seasonal Tinned Products

- General packing duties

Hours: You will work 3 x 12 hours shifts: Shifts available are 10pm-10am or 6am-6pm (36 hours per week)

You'll have to work 3 consecutive days a week between Monday Night and Friday Night

Location: Sighthill Industrial Estate, Edinburgh

Rate: Competitive hourly rate

Contract: Permanent role, Full time


Start Date: ASAP


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


Who Are We?

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 and being able to ‘Be Yourself’.


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.


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). 


How to apply:

Apply online now with your CV and complete a short application form.