Date posted: 17/09/2018

Job Details

  • Reference No.RW/2017
  • DepartmentWarehouse
  • Hours per Week40
  • LocationPenrith
  • Graden/a
  • Reporting toWarehouse Supervisor - Nights
  • Closing Date30/09/2018 12:00 am
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Warehouse Operative Nights – Penrith

The chances are you’ll have eaten our food, so why not share our success and come and work for us? We’re a great company to work for and we have permanent opportunities for drivers to become part of the warehouse department in our Penrith depot.

We’re a leading wholesale food distributor covering the whole of the UK, the preferred supplier for over 60,000 customers and our business is still growing.

This is an exciting time to be joining our team in Penrith, as we have recently increased our presence in the North of England by opening a new depot in Penrith where we plan to service our current Customers and increase our service offering in this area. We believe making this move will help us to continue to achieve our mission to deliver service excellence, make life easier and help our Customers to grow.

What does this mean for you?

It means you can expect an excellent working environment, stability, fantastic development opportunities, and a great salary and benefits package.

We value all our employees and over half of our workforce has more than 5 years’ service!

A bit about the role

You’ll be supporting the operation deliver the correct food and non-food products to our customers on time.

You will work any 5 over 7 working pattern and perform a variation of tasks involving working on inbound deliveries, replenishing stock, picking and loading products and checking off orders against pick sheet requirements. The variation of duties keeps the role fresh and exciting!

Preferably you will have your reach truck license for the role but full training will be given.

A bit about you

Ideally, you will have food warehousing and distribution experience but this is not essential, we are more interested in candidates who are enthusiastic and committed and demonstrate that they have an accurate and methodical approach to their work.

You must have the ability to lift objects up to 25 kilogrammes to perform this role and work in all ambient, chill and freezer chambers.

What we can offer you

  • Competitive pension benefits matching contributions up to 6%
  • Enhanced Maternity, Paternity and Company Sick Pay
  • Great discount on Bidfood Frozen, Chill and Ambient products
  • Free parking
  • Exclusive range of over 4,000 high street discounts
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Child care vouchers
  • Training and ongoing development

Want to know more?

You can apply by sending your CV and a covering letter along with the reference RW/2017 to or posting to: Bidfood, 43 Gilwilly Road, Penrith, CA11 9BL.

We may keep your application on file for a period of 6 months so we can contact you if another vacancy comes up.

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