Dispatch Operative

Posted 10 June 2024
Salary £11.55 - £15.02 per hour
Job type Permanent
Discipline Manufacturing
Contact NameMatthew Burkitt

Job description

Job Title: Dispatch Operative

Location: Cardiff

Employment Type: Permanent

Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 3 Shift Rotation.


Days - £11.55 to £11.88

Afternoons - £12.71 to £13.06

Nights - £15.02 to £15.44

Candour Talent Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Dispatch Operative to join our well-established client based in the Cardiff area.

This role presents a unique chance to become a part of a dedicated team within a well-established Manufacturing company.

Job Description:

  • Load product in a prompt manner, communicating relevant information to the Dispatch Team leader.

  • Liaise with Dispatch Team Leader to organise workload and priorities

  • Liaise with Production Team Leaders to resolve any issues that may arise in relation to unsatisfactory product

  • Load vehicles as required, ensuring "zero" loading / delivery damage

  • Preparation of all finished goods in conjunction with the companies packaging procedures. Ensuring stock levels are above minimum quantities.

  • Communicate with haulers in relation to deliveries

  • Ensure load photos are taken of all products leaving site.

  • Ensure smooth running of deliveries, collection, customer returns, customer collections, adhering to all relevant procedures flagging issues to the Dispatch Team leader

  • Make recommendations to improve on performance / procedures.

  • Yard management is key. Allocating finished goods in their correct location and updating the system accurately in a timely manner.

  • Ensuring the yard is always clear of debris.

  • Any other reasonable tasks assigned by your manager or TL

  • Responsible for following all company procedures and policies in line with our compliance management system and to report any concerns of noncompliance immediately

  • Responsibility for taking reasonable care of yourself and others who may be affected by your actions or omissions. You must follow all instructions and training given to you and ensure compliance with all safety policies and procedures at all times.


  • RTITB Forklift licence (Desirable)

  • Combilift license (Desirable)


  • Understanding of Dispatch processes

  • Experience of working within a manufacturing environment (desirable)

  • Communication skills

  • Prioritisation skills

  • Experience of using computer systems, emails, logging paperwork, SAP knowledge desirable

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to leverage their skills and expertise in a stimulating work environment while contributing to the continued success and growth of the organisation. If you are a motivated professional seeking to take the next step in your career journey, we encourage you to apply today!

How to Apply:

Contact Number: 01495 421926

Email Address:


We thank you for considering Candour Talent Recruitment for your career aspirations and encourage you to continue exploring opportunities with us in the future. Good Luck with your application and we look forward to receiving your CV.

Who are we at Candour Talent?

At our award-winning recruitment agency, we pride ourselves on building strong connections with both our clients and candidates. We operate as both a recruitment specialist for permanent recruitment and a recruitment business for the supply of temporary workers, ensuring that we can effectively meet the diverse needs of our clients and candidates. With a dedicated and passionate team of professionals, we're committed to taking time to understand your unique skills, experiences, and aspirations ensuring that we match you with opportunities that not only align with your professional goals but also inspire you to thrive. Whether you're seeking a career change, advancement, or a new challenge, we're here to support you every step of the way.

Rest assured that when you apply for a role through Candour Talent Recruitment, your details will be handled with the utmost confidentiality and in accordance with our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, outlining how your information will be used.

While we strive to respond to all applicants promptly, please note that only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted for further consideration. If you do not hear back from us within 7 days of your application, we regret to inform you that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.