Dispatch Operative

Dispatch Operative
Musselburgh
Full Time and Temporary to Permanent
NMW/NLW

Our client, a family run leading supplier in fresh, smoked, exotic and frozen seafood have opportunities available for a Dispatch Operative to join their fast-paced team in Musselburgh.

Working within a modern plant, the Dispatch Operative will build orders to be dispatched to customers currently operating within the hospitality sector.

This position will also involve working on a computer and using scanning equipment.

The successful Dispatch Operative will:

  • Ideally have experience of working within a similar environment, however training will be provided
  • Be computer literate, with the ability to record data accurately
  • Have a degree of physical capability, as there will be manual handling involved
  • Be comfortable working within a lightly chilled environment
  • Be reliable, with a track record of excellent time keeping and attendance
  • Be enthusiastic and flexible, with a "can do" attitude


This position will involve working various shift patterns set between Monday to Saturday, therefore flexibility is essential.

The Dispatch Operative will receive a starting rate in line with National Living Wage/National Minimum Wage plus an overtime rate of 1.25x for any hours worked over 42.5 per week.

While this position will initially be working on an agency contract basis, providing standards are met there will be opportunity of permanent employment thereafter.

Apply today and one of the team will contact you to discuss your application further!