Careers

Looking for a job that’s as flavoursome as our products? The growth of our business means we’re always looking for talented people to join our fun packed teams in Plymouth and Leicester.

Whether you’re experienced in food manufacturing, or new to the whole sector, we’d love to hear from you. We believe working together and supporting our people is the best way forward, so we’ll help you build and deliver a career with real flavour.


APPRENTICESHIP POSITIONS

We offer a variety of apprenticeships across the Burts Snacks’ business.

Alongside working for us, you’ll also attend training with one of our providers, receive an above-average wage and have continual support from our friendly team.

Denisa Svolbova

Training Coordinator, studying towards Level 3 Adult Apprenticeship Learning and...

Ryan Smith

Technical Apprentice, studying towards Level 5 FdSc Food Science and Technology....

Jon-Ryan Oakes

Engineering Apprentice, studying towards Level 3 Apprenticeship as a Maintenance...


CAREER DEVELOPMENT

Eilish Alldread

Credit Controller, AAT Level 4 Diploma in Accounting. After leaving school after...

Ben Parkin

Commercial & Social Media Executive, National Diploma Marketing – Distinction. S...

CURRENT VACANCIES

We’re currently hiring for the following roles. Come and join the Burts Snacks’ family.


JOBS BY LOCATION:
  • PLYMOUTH
  • |
  • LEICESTER
SHIFT MACHINE OPERATORS – Day and Night
LOCATION: leicester

4 on / 4 off ‘Continental type’ shift pattern (6 – 6)

Competitive salary and generous night shift allowance, where applicable

Reporting to the Line Leader / Shift Manager, your role will include:

  • Setting up the packaging machines to meet the specific customer specifications.
  • Oversee the lines with respect to weighing through to packing and to monitor quality the quality of the product packaging and packing whilst achieving targets and deadlines.
  • Develop an understanding of the remaining lines and to be in a position to offer cover for the line leader in the event of absence.
  • Carry out any other duties as requested by the Line Leader / Shift Manager

Please contact hr@burtssnacks.com for more details to apply, please send a CV and covering letter.

HR Manager
Full Time, LOCATION: leicester

Monday – Friday (40 hours / week)

Competitive salary and benefits package.

Burts are looking to appoint a highly regarded and experienced HR Manager reporting to the Head of HR and operating in a key role, providing the management and leadership team in essential support to the growing business of 170 employees. This is a generalist role and will require versatility and sound HR / UK Employment law knowledge base.

Knowledge and Experience

All areas of Human Resources and Learning and Development

  • Organisation awareness
  • Data Protection and confidentiality
  • Microsoft office and proficient user Word, Excel and Power-point
  • Budget management
  • Employment Law
  • HR practice and procedure
  • Substantial experience working in Human Resources environment in a senior role
  • People management experience desirable

 

Skills and Abilities

  • Leadership and Management
  • Presentation
  • Developed Verbal and Written Communication
  • ICT
  • Coaching/Mentoring skills desirable
  • Persuasion, influencing and Negotiation

Qualifications

  • Degree level education or equivalent and Member CIPD or Associate Member and working towards full membership

Please contact hr@burtssnacks.com for more details. To apply please send a CV and covering letter.

SHIFT MANAGER – Day
Full Time, LOCATION: leicester

4 on / 4 off ‘Continental type’ shift pattern (6AM – 6PM)

Competitive salary and benefits package.

The correct individual needs the ability to work autonomously, ideally from a FMCG background, preferably with experience in the snack food industry or similar.

  • Must be a proven leader who innovates and motivates their production team to deliver consistently against Manufacturing KPI’s.
  • Ability to coach and mentor their immediate reports to proactively improve the day to day running of the production lines.
  • A real opportunity for the correct candidate to challenge the norm and grow with our expanding business.

Please contact hr@burtssnacks.com for more details to apply, please send a CV and covering letter.

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