Gift Packing Operative

Permanent, 37.5 Hours, Melmerby, North Yorkshire, Competitive Salary

As a Gift Packing Operative, you will be assembling gift packages, ensuring a high standard of quality presentation and attention to detail at all times. This is a rewarding role that has a real focus on the delivery of carefully packaged and distributed confectionery gifts.


Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Assembling gift packages, applying high standards of quality, presentation and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work to a fast pace without sacrificing quality and presentation standards.
  • Pro-actively communicate with colleagues and line leaders about issues e.g. stock items running low.
  • Ensuring hygiene and housekeeping standard are met and exceeded.
  • Responsible for your own health and safety and watching out for the health & safety of others.
  • You are responsible for your own PPE and the washing of it.
  • Flexibility around working hours, especially during our peak periods, Christmas and Easter, and commit to two Sunday shifts in the 6 weeks preceding Christmas as a minimum.
  • Filling out line paperwork.
  • Use of scanning system and scanning labels.
  • You may be asked to help train other new workers.
  • Carry out other reasonable duties as required by the employer.

What competencies and skills are required?

The ideal candidate would have:

  • GCSE’s to include Math and English at grade C/grade 4 or above, or equivalent.
  • Ability to understand and work with various IT systems.