Stock Control Operative

Type: Permanent - Full Time
Hours: 18:00pm - 06:00am
Salary: £11.28

Stock Control Operative

Palethorpes Bakery is an award-winning and market-share leading ‘Chilled Savoury Pastry’ food manufacturer.

Our Vision as a business is to inspire our customers through excellence in quality food, innovation and integrity.

We are currently looking to strengthen our team with a Stock Control Operative to work in our Despatch Night Shift Team.


Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Stock Counting and Reporting
  • Preparation and delivery of factory requisitions
  • Managing Goods and storing in warehouse
  • Tipping delivery vehicles



  • Numerate – able to use and understand numerical data
  • Literate
    • Able to produce daily written reports detailing daily activity
    • Able to read and understand delivery documentation
  • Accurate
    • Able to work at a pace whilst remaining accuracy with an eye for detail
    • Able to investigate stock anomalies
  • PC Literate
    • Must be comfortable using MS packages
    • Able to pick up computer software quickly, experience using Lawson required
  • Ensure the correct stock control processes are followed and escalate
  • A flexible attitude towards the needs of the job
  • Ability to work on own initiative and correctly complete the assigned tasks
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with minimum supervision once fully trained



  • Assemble product accurately and safely for onward shipment to our customers, using handheld mobile wear guns.
  • Loading of vehicles and correctly and safely for onward shipment to customer
  • Assist in the unloading of vehicles
  • Assembly of orders in packaging
  • Assist in stock taking
  • Will be working in chillers and freezers


Shift: 4 on 4 off –Nights (18:00pm – 06:00am)


The perfect candidate will be:

  • Numerate and literate
  • Have an in-date FLT licence (highly desirable)
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ensure safe working practices are adhered to
  • Ensure GMP within the department
  • Excellent communication skills


In return for the above the successful candidate will receive a total reward package that includes:

  • Company Pension
  • 24 days holiday entitlement (including bank holidays and public holidays)
  • Formal and informal learning and development opportunities
  • Heavily discounted staff shop
  • A progressive working environment that puts its people at the heart of what it does
  • Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


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