Careers - Operations

Our warehouses are based at both Ilfracombe and Kidlington, where products are picked, packed and loaded onto lorries ready for drivers to deliver goods to customers via our multi-temperature fleet. Our “Warehouse 2 Wheels” initiative provides opportunity and support for individuals wanting to progress their career within the company.

Warehouse Operatives – Night Shift

Location: Ilfracombe, EX34
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

We are recruiting for a Warehouse Operative on the night shift at our Ilfracombe depot.

The ideal candidate will have some knowledge in working within a warehouse and forklift experience, but this is not essential.

It’s important you are a team player and a hard worker. The job entails a physical element as you will be picking and stacking food and non food products.

As well as scanning equipment, you will receive a uniform and PPE so that you’re comfortable working in various temperature areas. You’ll receive full training on the systems and processes we use to enable you to carry out duties efficiently. If you’re interested in progressing, we’ll support you in what you need to do.

Savona has digitally transformed over the past two years, embarking on a journey to provide the latest in technology solutions across all departments including operations and logistics, enabling a radical improvement to our customers experience. Systems in place are providing a time-saving order, picking and delivery process.

Qualifications and Skills:

Although warehouse experience is preferred, it is not essential. A strong work ethic and pride in the job you do is essential.

Benefits:

Salary: The basic rate is £10.25 per hour with the opportunity to work overtime 

  • Company pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking

Experience:

  • Warehouse: 1 year (Preferred)

To apply please send your CV to our General Manager, Adanu Brown:  adanu.brown@savona.co.uk

Warehouse Operatives – Night Shift

Location: Kidlington, OX5
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
  • Upon successful completion of a 3 month probationary period a £500 bonus will be paid
  • We also offer a successful “Warehouse 2 Wheels Scheme”, where if you are suitable we can offer HGV training and upon completion transfer to our transport department when a position becomes available

Hours: 18:00 – 03.00, Sunday to Thursday.

Main duties will include picking, packing and loading of customers orders.

Own transport is necessary due to hours of work.

You will need to be physically fit, a team player and be prepared to work hard.

Qualifications and Skills:

Although warehouse experience is preferred, it is not essential. A strong work ethic and pride in the job you do is essential.

Benefits:

Salary: £23,300.00 per year

  • Company pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking

Experience:

  • Warehouse: 1 year (Preferred)

To apply please send your CV to our General Manager, Darren Holloway: darren@savona.co.uk

7.5t and Class 2 Drivers

Location: Ilfracombe, EX34
Job Type: Full or Part Time, Permanent

We are seeking multi-drop delivery drivers to start immediately. You’ll be delivering multi-temperature catering supplies across the South West.

Licence/Certification: Driver CPC (preferred)

Class 2: £11.84 phr
7.5 tonne: £11.10 phr
Additional shifts: Up to £17.76 phr

Why choose Savona?

  • Guaranteed 45 hours paid
  • No Sunday working
  • Company pension
  • Life insurance
  • Discounted or free food

Experience:

  • Driving: 1 year (preferred)

To apply please send your CV to our Transport Manager, David Merrett: david.merrett@savona.co.uk

Class 2 Driver

Location: Kidlington, OX5
Job Type: Full or Part Time, Permanent

We are recruiting a Class 2 multi drop driver with a current CPC qualification. The candidate also needs to have a digital Tachograph card. 

Good communication skills are a must and you must be physically capable as there is some heavy lifting involved. 

Salary: £32,445.00 per year.

Why choose Savona?

  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • On-site parking 
Experience

  • Driving: 1 year (preferred)

To apply please send your CV to Eddie Denton: Eddie.Denton@savona.co.uk

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…On a mission to provide excellent customer experience with the values we hold dear.

  • We care passionately about quality of service, our staff and our partners
  • We’re independent, and not afraid to do things differently
  • We believe in an honest price-value relationship
  • We love our environment, and set ourselves high sustainability targets