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13 Jan 2020
11 Jan 2021
Contract Type:
Job Advert

Shunter, Nights, Telford

We are Hiring! Due to continued growth we are recruiting for a Shunter to join our team based in Telford.

We are a leading supplier of Poultry products into an impressive range of customers in the UK retail and food service sectors. With ambitious plans for the future, there hasn’t been a more exciting time to join us.

Join us as a Shunter and you can be a part of the aspiring team that brings Avara Foods to life.

Purpose of the role
Ensuring our product is moved safely, as well as adhering to all driver regulations at all times.

Your key responsibilities will include:
• Be responsible for controlling movements of traffic on the yard and movement of trailers on and off loading bays
• Complete all paperwork and perform all task in line with our safe operating procedures and ensure that all paperwork is legible and compliant

What we are looking for
• You will be an experienced highly organised Shunter who is able to work unsupervised and thrive in a fast paced environment
• As this role requires interaction with others you will be an excellent communicator

A little bit about us
We are a leading supplier of chicken, turkey and duck products into an impressive range of customers in the UK retail and food service sectors. We are a fully integrated business controlling the whole product supply chain, which include feed mills, farms, hatcheries and factories with associated transport and logistics functions that employ more than 6000 people.

The growth of our business is based on providing a high quality, affordable product and delivering great service levels to our customers. This is achieved by investing in people, utilising the latest technology and being uncompromising in our commitment to high quality and food standards.

What’s in it for you?
We are committed to making sure our employees reap rewards of commitment and great performance. You will enjoy a secure, supportive and progressive working environment, where your contribution and achievements will be recognised and rewarded
We offer comprehensive training as well as development and career progression opportunities. You can also look forward to benefits that amongst other things include the following:

• 28 Days Holiday
• Generous Pension
• Life Insurance
• Various life style benefits

If you’re ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today!

We are committed to being an equal opportunities employer.