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Title:  Distribution Operative

City:  Normanton
Department:  Logistics & Supply Chain & Transport

Normanton, GB, WF6 1RY


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 are recruiting for Distribution Operatives for our Müller Depot at Normanton Leeds.

The purpose of the role is to manually pack milk into trolleys, move full trolleys and empty trolleys across the chill. It also involves operating chill trolley packers and chill shrinkwrappers.


The roles are permanent position based on 39 hour contract working 5 out of 7 shifts to include weekends and bank holidays.
We have both back shift (start times between 14:00 - 22:30) and night shift (start times between 22:00 - 6:30) available.


Key Responsibilities as a Distribution Operative include:

  • Transport full and empty trolleys across the chill
  • Operate shrinkwrapper and complete asset care/deep cleaning on equipment
  • Ensures good manufacturing, housekeeping, hygiene, and health and safety standards throughout shifts
  • Part of an effective hand over between shifts, remaining within the chill until a relief takes over
  • Completes all documentation, ensuring up to date and available
  • Operate trolley wash and ensures adequate trolley supply to fillers
  • Maintain high standards of hygiene
  • Comply with food safety requirements and adhere to site quality procedures
  • Take reasonable care for the health, safety and welfare of themselves and others that may be affected by their acts or omissions
  • To carry out any other duties that are within the employee's skills and abilities whenever reasonably instructed
  • Actively promote and comply with all Company Policies, Procedures and Values.


Additional Benefits: 

  • Holiday Allowance 28 days per year
  • Overtime payable for any hours worked over 39 at 1.5 basic hourly rate.
  • Saturdays paid @ 1.5 basic hourly rate
  • Sundays paid @2.0 Basic houly rate
  • Additional payment for Unsocialable hours worked between 18.00pm-04.00am .
  • Weekly Paid Role
  • Life Assurance 
  • Shop Discounts 

Contact Details:

Talent Supply Team, Müller UK & Ireland, Shrewsbury Road, Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9 3SQ

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