Centre Operative

Centre Operative

16 Nov
Milk and More

16 Nov

Milk and More


Centre Operative

Great Yarmouth

Great Yarmouth, GB, NR31 0LU

Milk & More carry out 1,300,000 deliveries of daily essentials every week to homes around Britain, via a network of 53 fulfilment centres. The milkman is arguably the original home delivery service and Milk & More is ensuring that this great British tradition continues to flourish.

Join Us, Become A… Centre Operative

There are plenty of home delivery services out there; but Milk & More is different. Based on the long-standing British icon – the milk delivery person, we pride ourselves on being at the heart of communities across the country and are committed to working with local producers.

Milk & More continue to forge a strong path in eco-friendly deliveries and now have the UK’s largest fleet of electric vehicles.

We are currently making over 1.2 million deliveries every week and in these challenging times, our customers are relying on us now more than ever. As a business we need to continue to do our part in #feedthenation, due to this exceptional demand, we are looking to recruit a Centre Operative to support the fulfilment centre.

The purpose for this role is to assist the Operations Manager in ensuring that the internal picking operation and associated tasks of stock control are completed and in addition all routes are delivered in full.

Key Responsibilities:

- Working - Monday – Sunday – 48 hours per week/ Finish – you must have flexibility on start times (we are trialling different patterns of work)

- To manage and pick products

- To load and unload delivery vehicles

- To carry out an accurate and reconciled stock count daily in order to minimise wastage

- Manage costs to budgeted levels and ensure that replenishment team have accurate stock figures

- Comply with various procedures relating to quality and processes

- Work as part of the Centre team to ensure all customer orders are fulfilled and correct stock levels maintained

- Ensure the product areas, outside environment / yard areas and Vehicles meet the Company's cleanliness standards at all times

- To ensure all Products from suppliers are stored, distributed and comply with MQS procedures and all Food Hygiene regulations

- To maintain and comply with all GDPR requirements in all duties

- As necessary the role will require both Residential and B2B routes to be undertaken where required

- All deliveries are expected to be made by 7am on Residential routes and variable as agreed locally on B2B routes

- To ensure all deliveries and orders are correctly logged and accounted for on the HHT

- To ensure, at all times, that service levels are maintained in line with customer service standards

- To ensure that Health and Safety and Food Hygiene regulations are adhered to at all times and that all accidents are reported in line with Company procedures


- Working alone and within a team

- Learning routes and delivering to multiple customers before 7am

- Ability to multi task duties

Skills, Knowledge & Experience:

- Must hold a Full UK Driving Licence appropriate to the vehicle type (B, C or Class 2)

- Maximum 6 points on driving licence accepted

- Must demonstrate excellent customer service skills – you will be instrumental behind a Milk & More delivery which takes place over night

- Must be comfortable working alone and able to work nights

- Ability to meet the physical demands of the role

Hours, Salary & Company Benefits:

- Salary of £27,678 per annum

- A joiner bonus of £1000 at 6 months service

- Monthly paid

- 25 days annual leave

- 10% Staff Discount available

- Life Assurance x2

- Company Pension Scheme

- Full Training Provided

Contact Details:

F.A.O. Hire To Retire Recruitment, Milk & More, Donnington Wood Business Park, Telford, Shropshire, TF2 7GJ