Our Stories: Warehouse
The backbone of Bidfood is our warehouse, where you’ll play an essential part in making sure we always deliver the right products to our customers.Read More
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 transport department in our Stowmarket 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.
You can expect an excellent working environment, job security, fantastic development opportunities, and a great salary and benefits package. Not only this, but being a multi-drop role, it will help you keep fit as you’re often out of the cab, meeting customers, and being the face of our business to so many people. Our customers rely on you to feed their customers so the arrival of our lorry is always a welcome sight.
We value all our employees and over half of our workforce have more than 5 years’ service! Our drivers say: “The best thing about working for Bidfood is being on the road and working with a fantastic customer base!”
Reporting in to the Night Shift Supervisor and Manager, you’ll support the daily operation and performance of the nights warehouse and its team in order to provide the expected service to our customers within budget.
Effective team deployment and development is vital to ensure the warehouse operation provides the highest levels of operational efficiencies, service excellence and productivity within the business. You’ll be capable of recruiting and inducting skilled and motivated people into our business and will lead and engage teams to be successful. You will support in maintaining warehouse assets which need to be closely controlled to keep costs to a minimum and you will work to make sure that internal service standards are as high as external ones.
Your success will be measured in the achievement of these service standards, as well as commercial objectives pick rate control measures, productivity and a wide range of people factors such as training, attendance and investigations.
You must have food warehousing and distribution experience. You will be an excellent planner and communicator; skilled at working with teams of people and to tight timescales. Competent with IT skills, multitasking and to work under pressure. You will be flexible covering the night shift working 5 over 7 days a week.
Pension, 33 days holiday per year (including public holidays), healthcare cash plan, childcare vouchers, personal accident insurance, employee discounts, free parking.
To apply please send your CV and covering letter, including the reference SC/1810 to Stephanie Reynolds, Operations Manager at Bidfood, Needham Road West, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 2QU or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternatively you can pop into the depot and fill out an application form.