Goods In Operative

Goods In Admin Operative

Full Time, Permanent, and Weekly paid on Fridays.


Shifts and Pay:

Goods In Admin- Day Shift, 2 out of 5 rolling, 6am-4pm: £10.76 per hour.


Tilmanstone Salads, Millyard Way Pike Road Industrial Estate Eythorne, Dover CT15 4NL 



On-site staff shop- offering discounted food products!

Free hot drinks from vending machines!

MyBargains discount and cash back

Standard Life Pension
Life Assurance

Personal Accident Insurance

Employee Assistance Programme

Access to Neyber
Wellbeing toolkit

Additional Voluntary Benefits
£250 referral scheme*
Free on-site parking

Training and progression opportunities


Who are we?
In our Tilmanstone Salads site we produce first class Salad’s products including leafy salad bags, leafy salad bowls, takeaway salad meals, prepared vegetables & side dishes for one of our most prestigious customers in our state-of-the-art factory.

Working in a factory can be more than just a job if you join the right team. You can have a career with Bakkavor and get a taste for success.

The Role:

Our business’ key selling point is our handcrafted products and it is essential that we have a hard working, committed team to meet our high standards of quality in all our products.
Working as part of the Goods In team as a Goods In Operative your role is to ensure material to Tilmanstone Salads is received, stored and issued accurately.

As a Goods in Admin Operative your responsibilities will be:

  • Book in deliveries and book future deliveries
  • Generate expected delivery reports and communicate
  • Manage drivers and storage of drivers keys for deliveries
  • Book in product using QII assessment and unload sheets on protean
  • Assign storage location and issues using pallet map
  • Contact buying re delivery anomalies 
  • Input onto system and action additional material requests (AMR’s)
  • Assist with unloading lorries and issuing raw materials
  • Carry out daily stock checks as required, update/amend system if incorrect and inform/update buying team
  • Email suppliers with delivery weights
  • Update Europool tracker for European trays
  • Record disposals
  • Complete CMR log for empty trays and rejected material leaving the UK  
  • Complete all paperwork to the required standard in a timely manner
  • Escalate to Line Leader and/or Team Leader, regarding product issues
  • Work safely following Standard Operating Procedures

We are looking for individuals who:

Have Level 2 Food Safety, Manual Handling and COSHH experience. With a good understanding and pro-active approach to GMP/CAYG standards and administrative processes and systems under your control. Capable of maintaining a safe efficient work pace throughout the shift. Are computer literate, fully numerate and have effective verbal and written communication skills. Able to maintain clear, precise and accurate document controls for your area of responsibility. Have an excellent understanding of Goods In processes specific to your area. Take a structured approach to problem solving. You will need the ability to lift and handle up to 25kg throughout the working day, following manual handling regulations, 2 person lift at times if required. Have the flexibility to work in all departments as production demand requires

There is a real chance of progression within the business for a self-driven individual or for the people not so ambitious it provides a base and job security for people happy to stay at the level.

It’s a platform to build a solid work history from a large multinational company who pride themselves on giving people a chance to reach their potential.

We require all applicants to have a basic understanding of English Literacy and Numeracy (ESOL2)

In return, we will give you all the training you need to hit the ground running. We will also offer you the encouragement to develop your career and take it as far as you can, or as far as you want to go, within our large multinational company.


We’re proud to be Bakkavor
We’re proud to deliver outstanding quality, service, and value to our customers. We are proud to supply over 5,000 products to the world's largest retailers. And we are proud to be a place where you can thrive, be happy and feel like you belong. Join our team and we will make you proud too.

Apply Now at or call our dedicated recruitment team on +44 (0) 345 266 1843 option 1






Bakkavor is the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, with a growing international presence in the US and China. We are number one in the UK in the four product categories of meals, salads, desserts and pizza & bread, providing high-quality, fresh, healthy and convenient food. Our customers include every major UK grocery retailer, including Tesco, Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury's and Waitrose, and some of the world’s best-known food brands. We have over 19,000 employees, our headquarters are in London and we have 23 factories in the UK, 5 in the US and 9 in China.


Category:  Manufacturing

Tilmanstone, GB

Date:  20-Nov-2022