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Title:  Production Operative

City:  Manchester
Department:  Logistics & Supply Chain & Transport

Manchester, GB, M17 1TU


Müller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by the Unternehmensgruppe Theo Müller which employs over 24,000 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 more than 1,700 British farmers.

The Müller brand is ranked at No.7 in The Grocer's Top 100 list of Britain's Biggest Brands, and is also the 7th most chosen brand in the UK.


We’re recruiting … Production Operative


We are recruiting at our Manchester Depot for Production Operatives.


The purpose of the role is to manually pack milk into trolleys, move trolleys and empty trolleys across the chill, working in a fast paced environment whilst maintaining knowledge of products and processes involved in the day to day delivery of goods.


Role & Responsibilities

  • Operating chill trolley packers and chill shrinkwrappers.
  • Loading / unloading inbound and outbound vehicles.
  • Stock rotation.
  • Date code checking.
  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures, Work Instructions, Risk assessments and basic PMS.
  • Consistent quality control inspection and awareness, assuring customer expectations and product standards are maintained.
  • Maintain hygiene and environmental standards – Clean as you go.
  • Operate equipment and processes effectively, delivering the required output relative to the role.
  • Replenish materials as required.
  • Deliver and support the training of colleagues on job related tasks.
  • Effectively communicate to individuals within and outside of department.
  • Undertake any other duties; in keeping with the nature of the role as requested.


Shift Patterns

  • 5 day rota, over 7 days per week


Key skills & experience

  • Relevant experience in a similar role is desirable
  • A good standard of literacy and numeracy skills
  • A positive thinking and self-motivated individual
  • An effective team member who works well on their own initiative
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrates an excellent attitude to work



  • A competitive salary, weekly paid
  • Overtime paid at x1.5 basic rate
  • Saturday paid at x1.25 basic rate, Sunday paid at x1.5 basic rate
  • Additional 23% uplift of base rate for unsociable hours worked between 6PM – 4AM
  • Full training provided
  • X2 Life Assurance
  • Access an exclusive rewards platform
  • Company Pension
  • Access to the Müller Rewards discount scheme offering over 800 discounts online and in-store and the potential to make savings across grocery and clothes shopping, holidays, insurance, gifts and more
  • Have pride in what you achieve as a member of a team
  • Be provided with a free corporate uniform
  • Free onsite secured colleague car parking

Contact Details:

F.A.O. Hire To Retire Recruitment, Müller UK & Ireland, Donnington Wood Business Park, Telford, Shropshire, TF2 7GJ

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