The Role

Hain Daniels are currently recruiting for a Warehouse Lead Operative to join our soup factory in Grimsby. In Grimsby, we manufacture fresh soups for our New Covent Garden brand and for private label.

The job of the lead operative in Warehouse is to provide a visible point of contact within the stores/warehouse for all staff. To work with the Team Leader to ensure that all policies and procedures are adhered to and that the operation makes the most efficient use of its resources

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage the warehouse operation proactively, ensuring that all aspects pick, Put away and replen meet the required targets and that the floor space is used effectively
  • Ensure operator compliance with standard operating procedures, quality procedures, use of movex
  • Maintain a high standard of hygiene and housekeeping and be responsible for presentation of department to customer visits/audits and Senior Management
  • Ensure that shift are aware of targets and feedback performance issues and equally good performance

What you will need for the role / what it will take

  • GCSE – 3 Grades above C
  • Experience in a warehouse setting 
  • Good communication skills


What can we offer you?

  • Competitive rate of pay
  • 247.5 hours holiday
  • A day off work to support our charity partners
  • Flexible working options
  • Pension
  • Medical benefit and access to a 'wellbeing' portal
  • And access to a HUB that offers many discounts from a range of suppliers and retailers

About Us

The Hain Daniels Group is one of the UK's leading food companies. We create food and drink products with natural goodness at their core. We're the business behind a host of household brands - Hartley's jams and jellies, Sun-Pat peanut butters, New Covent Garden Soup Co., Linda McCartney's meat free food, and Yorkshire Provender to name a few. Nearly half of our business is private label - we create quality freshly prepared fruit and juices, desserts, soups, sweet spreads and meat free products for our retail partners.

Our Vision

To make it easier for everyone to lead a healthier, balanced lifestyle. Without our great team of people, this vision couldn't be our reality.

Top Talent across the UK

Over our 6 sites up and down the UK, we employ circa 1,200 people in roles within Production, Supply Chain, Product Development, Sales and Marketing, and through to our Finance, HR, IT and beyond. Each of our colleagues is vital to our continued success. That's why we target the best talent, and help to develop them through the ranks. In fact, almost a third of our vacancies were internal promotions and transfers last year.

Our Business behaviours

As a business we strive to promote from within and our underlying business behaviours really enable us to drive this strategic objective. We believe we can provide an opportunity for all individuals to grow and achieve with Hain Daniels through demonstrating core behaviours such as ambition & energy, collaborative working, honest communication, innovation, delivering excellent quality, embracing versatility and equality. 

If Hain Daniels sounds like the company you'd like to contribute your energy and enthusiasm towards, and come on an exciting journey with us, then we can't wait to hear from you!