Production Operative & Replenishment Operative Opportunities - Food

Job details
Posting date: 21 April 2021
Salary: £10 to £11 per hour
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 21 May 2021
Location: West Thurrock, Grays
Company: Gousto
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: OperativesThurrock

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Shifts: Full Time

Days: 4 days on 4 days off 6am - 6pm or

Nights: 4 days on 4 days off 6pm till 6am

About Us

Here at Gousto, we are on a mission to become the UK's favourite way to eat dinner!

Delicious recipes, precise ingredients & a dollop of adventure, delivered to your door. Our DREAM? To be the most-loved way to eat dinner, and for every meal to leave the planet better off. Gousto is changing how people shop, cook and eat food at home. It’s an incredibly exciting time to join our team!

The Thurrock Fulfilment Centre based on Eastern Avenue RM20 is our latest opening in our growing portfolio of sites in the UK. It’s being built as you read this! Ready to switch on the production lines in early July.

The role

An entry-level role working within this passionate and motivated team, your goal will be to ensure the safe and efficient handling of stock, in order to deliver a premium and quality service to our customers - on time and in full.

Our Production Operatives will:

Pick customers orders
Work effectively and compliantly ensuring food hygiene legislations are adhered to.
Work at pace to ensure your team are meeting shift targets
Reporting into your Section / Team Leader, flagging any risks on the shop floor
Learn and Develop with the help of our Shift Coaches
Work with the Replenishment team to ensure Stock is always available and correct

Our Production Replenishers will:

Be constantly on-the-move! Ensuring that stock is available and correct across the 200sq foot Fulfilment Centre.
Utilise work-lists and ensure tasks are completed before the end of the shift
Work with Section Leader, Team Leader and Operatives to ensure targets are met
Work effectively and compliantly ensuring food hygiene legislations are adhered to.
Use an RDT (mobile technology) to record and communicate changes regarding stock
Report at the end of the shift; flagging risks and handing over to your colleagues

Person Requirements

In order to be successful in this role you will:

Possess the ability to learn and constantly develop your skill set
Be an adaptable team player
Work with accuracy, attention to detail and be target focussed
Communicate effectively with colleagues across the business
Be resilient; at Gousto we learn from our mistakes to constantly improve

These are great entry-level position at Gousto with opportunities to progress within the business. You will ideally have experience within a warehouse setting; although this is not essential. After initial online assessment (keep an eye on your email inbox)! you will have a remote video interview, dates available from 26th April onwards. We will be holding group (Covid safe) inductions on-site throughout May and June; which you are required to attend if offered a position.


At Gousto we are constantly looking to evolve our benefits for our people. Employees at Gousto are the key ingredient to our success and growth! Here are some of our company benefits:

Free parking
25 days Holiday, with 1 day added every year (up to 30) Plus the ability to buy up to 5 days extra
Free first Gousto box, 40% discount for you and 25% for selected friends & family
Private healthcare
Company Pension
Free Coffee, Tea, Fruit & Ice Cream
Gym & ClassPass membership
Cycle to Work Scheme
Quarterly Team socials and events

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