Despatch Technicians, Aylesbury
At Arla, we do so much more than make some of the world’s favourite dairy products. We make healthy taste delicious, mornings worth getting up for and family dinners unforgettable. Cravendale®, Anchor®, Tickler®, and Lurpak® – names like these, make us a vital, natural part of everyday life in over 100 countries around the world.
At the heart of our business are 19,000 global employees and every single one of us plays an important role. Together we build on our €10bn turnover and continue to grow our position as one of the largest dairy companies in the world.
As part of planned expansion at our Aylesbury Dairy, we are recruiting a number of Despatch Technicians. This is a really exciting time for us and as such, we are looking for equally enthusiastic, dedicated and passionate people to help drive our new site forward. If you're looking for a fast paced environment, you'll find it here!
Working in our state of the art Coldstore, where Automated Guided Vehicles transport the milk, the Despatch Technician role is a high profile position to co-ordinate all finished product for despatch, liaising closely with a team of Despatch Operatives.
Specific duties will include operating varying equipment to deliver challenging despatch targets to meet customer orders and expectations. You will manage and resolve day to day issues with the team (I.e. absence management), manage first level preventative maintenance on equipment and support other departments on continuous improvement projects.
The role will also involve specialised responsibilities for certain areas such as Automation Control Systems, Palletising or Voice Picking. Along with this you will be expected to show strong leadership qualities and solve Coldstore problems as they arise to ensure department goals are achieved.
This is a demanding role and although full training will be given, previous experience of working in a fast paced warehousing environment is preferred, along with knowledge of a Coldstore and automated solutions. You will be a strong communicator who is able to prioritise tasks in a timely manner.
Some supervisory experience is preferred along with knowledge of SAP.
The role will work on a rotating shift pattern including days, nights, weekends and bank holidays.
In return you can expect a competitive salary and benefits package, with the opportunity to work for a global business that encourages internal promotion .
Please apply via this link