Join The Team

Join Our Team

Joseph Dobson & Sons are a traditional company and pride ourselves on our quality and passion for making sweets and mega lollies. If you share our passion and want to become part of our growing team please look at our available vacancies.

Please send your CV to recruitment@dobsons.co.uk 

Warehouse Supervisor

Working 40 hours per week - Monday to Friday

Duties:                                                                                                                                                                             

  • Supervising, motivating & coaching a small team of staff                                                                       
  • Ensuring orders are picked and hand palletised to meet strict dispatch deadlines                         
  • Ensuring that paperwork is completed and checked correctly                                                               
  • Ensuring packing lines are supported with the right stock at the right time                                         
  • Physically picking and palletising orders                                                                                                    
  • Managing the goods inwards process to ensure that stock is rotated and stored correctly             
  • Maximising warehouse capacity by efficiently managing the space available
  • Operating lifting equipment, including counterbalance fork lift trucks and pallet trucks
  • Driving company vehicles to move stock and occasionally make deliveries to customers
  • Completing daily checks on lifting equipment
  • Ensuring all Health and Safety and company standards and procedures are met
  • Ensuring a high standard of hygiene is maintained in the warehouse area

Skills and Experience:

  • A proven track record in logistics as a Warehouse Supervisor or Team Leader     
  • Strong supervisory experience gained in a fast moving environment
  • Excellent communication, time management and organisational skills
  • The ability to work accurately and methodically to meet deadlines in a pressured environment
  •  A counterbalance fork lift truck licence which was taken or refreshed in the last 3 years
  •  A full and valid driving licence

In return Dobson’s offer:

  • A competitive weekly rate of pay
  • A pension
  • 28 days holiday per annum
  • Staff Discount
  • Work for a long established well known company 
  • Full training provided

Full Time Packing Operatives

Working 40 hours per week - Monday to Friday

Day shift - 7am to 3.45pm

Evening shift - 3.45pm to 12.30am

Full Time Trainee Sugar Boilers

Working 40 hours per week - Monday to Friday

Day shift - 6.15am/7.30am to 3pm/4.15pm

Evening shift - 3.15pm/3.45pm to 12am/1.15am

Full training provided 

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