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 Sunday - Friday 48 hours per week / Finish you must have flexibility on start times (We are trialling different patterns of work, including a five day working pattern)
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, supported by our technology
A physically demanding role where you will certainly get your steps in
All deliveries are expected to be made by 7am on Residential routes and variable as agreed locally on B2B routes
With the introduction of our new technology and vehicles, you will be provided with all the tools required, all you need to do is follow the instructions
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
Full training is provided there is always a team of managers and colleagues back in our fulfilment centres to support you when you need them
Most of your time at work will be spent alone but you are very much part of the Milk & More team
Delivering to our customers before 7am, as determined by the route for that night
Work well under pressure (could add covering a wide range of duties)
The Great British weather working outside, at night
Skills, Knowledge & Experience :
Must hold a Full UK Driving Licenceappropriate to the vehicle type (B, C or Class 2) with no more than 6 points on your driving licence
Must demonstrate excellent customer service skills you will be instrumental behind a Milk & More delivery which takes place over night
Can do attitude with a desire to consistently exceed our customers’ expectations
You must enjoy working alone and at night and be physically fit and well to meet the demands of the role
Hours, Salary & Company Benefits :
Salary of £27,678 per annum
A joiner bonus of £1000 at 6 months service
25 days annual leave
10% Staff Discount available
Life Assurance x2
Company Pension Scheme
Full Training Provided