Title:  Operational Hygiene Operative L2

City:  Droitwich

Droitwich, GB, WR9 0LW



Müller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by Unternehmensgruppe Theo Müller which employs over 31,000 people throughout Europe. In the UK, Müller develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of branded and private label dairy products made with milk from 1,300 farmers in Britain.Müller is ranked within the top 20 in The Grocer’s Top 100 list of Britain’s Biggest Brands and is picked from shelves millions of times each year. Müller UK & Ireland includes:


Müller Milk & Ingredients which aims to be Britain’s private label dairy leader and produces branded and private label fresh milk, cream, butter and ingredients products. It boasts a network of dairies and depots servicing customers throughout the country.


Müller Yogurt & Desserts which is the UK’s leading yogurt manufacturer which aims to create millions more Müller moments for its consumers. It is responsible for major brands like Müller Corner, Müllerlight, Müller Bliss, Müller Rice, FRijj and Müller Kefir Smoothie and produces chilled desserts under licence from Mondelez International. It also supplies the UK private label yogurt market from a dedicated, state of the art yogurt facility.


We are recruiting.....Operational Hygiene Operative



We are currently looking to recruit an Operational Hygiene Operative to join our Droitwich Dairy within our Müller Milk & Ingredients business.


The purpose of this role is to create and lead a value added processes that supports the site teams to deliver targets and continuously improve performance.


 Contract: Full Time / Perm

Salary: starting from £26,806.94 per annum plus overtime premiums

Shift Pattern: 4 on 4 off, 10.5 hours from 20:00 - 6:30

Location: Droitwich  


Responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:


  • Operate our machinery and processes effectively, delivering the required output
  • Maintain hygiene standards within the workplace as per standard working conditions
  • 5S system upkeep and related responsibilities
  • Cleaning In Place
  • Quality control inspection, assuring customer expectation are maintained
  • Materials replenishment as required
  • First line maintenance checks


Muller Responsibilities:


  • Has an active role to play in continuously improving our business
  • To be an active part of small teams with operational excellence objectives
  • To have opportunities to deliver own ideas to improve our business
  • Understands the impact of own actions and others on achieving site/business strategy
  • Aware of how current performance impacts the bottom line
  • Health and safety of self and others
  • Ability to deliver on the job training (show and tell) to new colleagues



Demonstrable skills, experience and knowledge within the following:


  • Leading – Is willing to learn, Supports colleagues and challenges company discourses.
  • Entrepreneurial Agility – Operating with discipline, showing commerciality as well as embracing and encourages change.
  • Strategic Thinking – Uses knowledge to achieve results, shares and improves best practice as well as thinking and acting decisively.
  • A good listener/communicator
  • Able to demonstrate initiative and prioritisation skills
  • Effective team worker



Compensation & Benefits:


We value our people and are proud to offer a wide range of benefits:


  • Salary sacrifice pension scheme with Muller matching up to 4%
  • Life Assurance at 2 x your annual salary
  • We know it’s important to take time to spend with family and friends so you will receive 23 days annual leave
  • Enhanced overtime rates


Contact Details:

F.A.O. UK Recruitment, Müller UK & Ireland, Shrewsbury Road, Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9 3SQ