Formulation Operative - Night Shift

Type: Permanent - Full Time
Hours: 18:00pm - 06:00am (with 1 hour break)
Salary: £11.66 per hour

Palethorpes Bakery in Market Drayton is looking for a committed individual to join their formulation department on a permanent basis. Our Formulation department is where it all begins, so attention to detail and commitment to the job is an absolute must!

This is a full-time position with excellent progression opportunities. Working Hours for this role are 18:00pm – 06:00am on a 4 on 4 off rotating shift pattern and therefor full flexibility is required. The rate of pay for this role is £11.66 per hour, with overtime opportunity at a rate of time and a half.


To complement our existing team, we are looking for the formulation operative to:

  • Follow recipes and formulate products to retailer standards
  • Carry out regular safety check on lines
  • Ensure that lines are set to correct standard
  • Ensure all weights are running to standard
  • Work with other members of the team to ensure correct standards are being achieved
  • Liaise with section leader and Engineers to report any issues and confirm line running order
  • Carry out good manufacturing practices
  • To embody all training opportunities and become a multi skilled employee within your department


What we need from you?

  • Commitment – we will invest in your training and development and expect the same commitment in return
  • Experience – experience in a similar role would be desirable. However, a strong work ethic is most important to us
  • Eye for detail – Accurate and methodical approach to work
  • Punctual – Good time keeping, and attendance is an absolute must


In return for your hard work, you will get:

  • Competitive rate of pay – 11.66 p/h
  • 24 days paid holiday
  • Work based pension
  • Overtime at time and a half
  • Staff canteen
  • Free on-site parking

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