Dispatch Operative

  • Location
    Wellington, Somerset
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Administrator
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
  • OrganizationType

JOB TITLE: Dispatch Operative

LOCATION: Wellington, Somerset

SALARY: £23,712 PA

HOURS: 9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday (40 hours, no shifts and paid breaks!)

BENEFITS: 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays, paid breaks, no shifts, Christmas shutdown, Contributory Pension Scheme, Healthcare Plan, annual bonus, friendly and welcoming team orientated environment.

THE COMPANY: A family-owned business based in the heart of Somerset with a reputation for quality and exceptional service. Their impressive reputation has resulted in them working with some very well known companies within the food and drink industry. Their employees are at the heart of the business and are truly valued for their skill and expertise to help customers get the best results for their business. Their focus on quality, innovation and support has led to strong partnerships and the growth of their business into one of the UK's leading businesses within their industry.

THE ROLE: As the Dispatch Operator you will play a crucial role in the production process, helping to create and dispatch print products to a wide range of businesses. This is a varied role that will involve the use of technology to produce documents ensuring they are delivered on time and meet customers' expectations. You will be based in a friendly and sociable team dedicated to providing customers with high levels of quality and support.


  • Working as part of a larger production team to ensure scheduled jobs are completed in good time so that customer deadlines can be met.

  • Once trained, you will enjoy working unsupervised and will take responsibility of productive output and serviceability of your machine.

  • You will read and follow information on a job ticket so that the customer receives what they have asked for every time.

  • You will ensure that all relevant quality checks and measures are followed to a high standard for every job.

  • Ensuring customers receive quality products, to their specifications and on-time.

  • Carrying out quality control checks, the efficient finishing and packing of the scheduled work and communicating with customers on the delivery status of their order.

  • Supporting other departments to ensure that they have the correct stock and tools required.

  • Handling goods in, managing stock levels and restocking areas as required.

  • Ensuring waste is disposed of in the correct manner and recording the weekly waste collection.


  • Manufacturing experience preferable - you will be operating manufacturing machinery so will ideally be familiar with this environment.

  • A logical, problem solving attitude - an aptitude for setting, operating and maintaining technical machinery.

  • Confident communicator - working in a small team environment you will work well in a team environment.

  • Keen eye for detail - you will be able to successfully quality check your work and spot any discrepancies to rectify.

Has a desire to become a key member of a successful team and ambition to develop a career in the printing industry

NEXT STEPS…To apply for this position please do so online or email your CV to taunton@office-angels.com. If you would like to discuss the opportunity prior to application then please contact Debbie Searle on 01823 285440.

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