Warehouse Operative - Rotating Double Dayshift


Warehouse | Leyland | Start date: 05/06/2023 | Full Time | Permanent


We are Dr. Oetker. Since our beginnings, we have been breaking new ground. With pizza, cake, and desserts at the core of our business, as well as digital platforms and services – we create the "Taste of Home" for millions around the world with you.


Are you ready for a new challenge? Then take your next step.



The purpose of this role as the Warehouse Operative at Dr. Oetker, is the vital contribution in the movement of all materials though the warehouse area covering both raw materials and finished goods.


  • Warehouse Operations - Picking and Putaway - allocation and distribution of materials for production.
  • Stock order picking for customer requirements.
  • Despatch order checking against warehouse SAP documentation.
  • Responsible for accuracy in completion of all warehouse documentation.
  • Safe operations of the Semi-automated storage, racking and palletising systems.
  • Responsible for the use of material handling equipment and safe work practices.
  • Material handling equipment pre shift checks.
  • Responsible for housekeeping within their area (cleaning as you go).



  • Proven experience of driving FLT/PPT warehouse trucks.
  • Proficient in WMS / SAP and office applications
  • Effective verbal / written communication skills
  • Good level of numeracy
  • A Good team player with a flexible approach and good problem-solving skills.
  • Able to work using own initiative.
  • Able to work within a team and / or independently.
  • Safe working practice at all times.



  • £12.26 per hour, with further training and progression available 
  • Opportunities for overtime at 1.5x hourly rate or 2x hourly rate on Sundays
  • Weekly paid, 37.5 contractual hours per week on rotating weeks of am/pm shifts, Monday to Friday 05:35-14:05 and 13:45 to 22:15.
  • 33 days annual leave (inc bank holidays) which increases with service.
  • Enhanced Pension scheme which provides 6% Employer pension contribution.
  • Bupa private medical insurance.
  • Free Life Assurance at 4 times basic annual salary.
  • Free pizzas, fresh fruit, and tea & coffee.
  • Subsidised on site restaurant with hot and cold meals, a salad/deli bar, snack machines and microwaves and storage facilities for those who prefer to bring their own.
  • Free on-site parking (number of electronic charging points available).
  • Free Wi-Fi in canteen.
  • Employee Referral Scheme £350 – once you know how great it is to work here, you’ll want to bring your friends and family!
  • Enhanced Company Sick Pay.
  • Cycle to Work Scheme.
  • Free on-site health checks.


We look forward to your online application. Just click the "Apply now" button, and you're good to go. Still have questions? Then please feel free to reach out to us directly.


Dr. Oetker is an equal opportunities employer. We continuously work to shape and live in a corporate culture where everyone feels welcome. At Dr. Oetker, your personality and qualifications are what count. Not gender, nationality, ethnic or social background, religion, disability, age or sexual orientation, and identity.


Dr. Oetker UK Ltd.