An opportunity has arisen for an Auxiliary Driver / Forklift Truck Driver within the Logistics Team. Ideally you will have had some experience of driving a Forklift Truck, don't worry if you don't have an up to date licence, as we're happy to complete your training to RTITB Standards
Location: Llantarnam Bakery
Hourly Rate: Competitive
Benefits: Access to Employee Benefit Scheme for Retailer Discounts and Cashback, Health & Wellbeing
Hours: 26 Hours per Week. Monday - Thursday 16:25-21:55 and Friday 14:25-19:15.
Who Are We?
At Burton’s Biscuits we are the home of Jammie Dodgers, Maryland Cookies and Wagon Wheels to name just a few! We are incredibly lucky to work in the world of making delicious biscuits!
Our Vision is to have a shared Pride and Passion for baking sensational biscuits and snacks that delight our consumers, shoppers and our customers. We’re the only major biscuit manufacturer in the UK to focus solely on biscuits, making us one of the key players in the market. We employ circa 1,600 people around the UK, with the majority of our workforce being based at our three main Bakery facilities in Llantarnam, Edinburgh and Blackpool. Our head office is based in St. Albans, with a subsidiary office located in Blackpool and a smaller but equally important Bakery based in Dorset.
‘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).
Role & Responsibilities:
Operation and control of fork lift trucks, servicing production lines and waste compactors.
- Ideally you will have had some experience of driving a Forklift Truck, don't worry if you don't have an up to date licence, as we're happy to complete your training.
- Previous experience of similar work.
- Able to work unsupervised.
- Must be able to follow written instructions and complete basic numerical documentation.
- Should also have a good understanding of food safety and health and safety requirements.
- Self-motivated, able to use own initiative to suit line requirements.
“We love everything we bake and are clear on our role in baking great biscuits”