Despatch Technician - Aylesbury

We’re one of the world’s biggest dairy producers.  Join us as a Despatch Technician at our Aylesbury dairy and you'll contribute to making food that is loved by millions.

Create the Future

… Working in our state of the art Coldstore, where Automated Guided Vehicles transport the milk, the Despatch Technician role is a high-profile position to co-ordinate all finished product for despatch, liaising closely with a team of Despatch Operatives. Specific duties will include operating varying equipment to deliver challenging despatch targets to meet customer orders and expectations. You will manage and resolve day to day issues with the team (I.e. absence management), manage first level preventative maintenance on equipment and support other departments on continuous improvement projects. The role will also involve specialised responsibilities for certain areas such as Automation Control Systems, Palletising or Voice Picking. Along with this you will be expected to show strong leadership qualities and solve coldstore problems as they arise to ensure department goals are achieved. 

Grow with Arla

…Because we’re committed to professional development and promoting from within. Our positive and collaborative culture will bring out the best in you. And you’ll join a market leader who produces nutritious household-favourite brands in a way that makes things better for our customers, the farmers who own us, and the whole world.

A responsible and forward-looking business, we make healthy taste delicious, mornings worth getting up for, and family dinners unforgettable. Cravendale®, Anchor®, Lurpak® and Castello® – names like these make us a vital, natural part of modern life in over 100 countries worldwide. 

You are

…This is a demanding role and although full training will be given, previous experience of working in a fast-paced warehousing environment is preferred, and knowledge of a Coldstore and automated solutions would be helpful. You will be a strong communicator who is able to prioritise tasks in a timely manner.

The role will work on a rotating shift pattern including days, nights, weekends and bank holidays. 


Online or contact Tony Abreu( as soon as possible with CV and cover letter.  We offer a competitive salary and benefits package relative to the current market.  We look forward to hearing from you.

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United Kingdom