Night Loader

Work Location: Holsworthy Mill, EX22 6ER

Contract: Permanent

Hours: Full-time

Hours of Work: Evening shift (6.00pm-2.30am)


What we are offering


  • 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday 6.00pm – 2.30am (inc 1/2 hour unpaid lunch)
  • 28 days holiday entitlement (incl. Bank Holidays) – and a further 4 days accrued with Length of Service
  • Competitive Rate of Pay for Nightwork
  • Additional Overtime available
  • Health Care Scheme (providing cash refunds on dental/medical/physio etc, as well as confidential Employee Assistance Programme to support with health, welfare, financial and legal advice)
  • Shunter Qualification and FLT training provided
  • Discretionary occupational sick pay

We pride ourselves on our key values of Quality, Service and Value and our staff on delivering these values at every opportunity.


What we are looking for


  • Efficient loading and weighing of vehicles, whilst maintaining safety and security of load and compliance with UFAS and feed safety regulations
  • Shunting Qualification desirable – and CPC even better!
  • Accurate recording and timely recording of paperwork
  • Responsibility to report any defects or damage to vehicles
  • Contribution as a member of a team to the efficient running of the factory, to produce animal feed of the required standard
  • Physically fit as some manual lifting is involved
  • Warehouse and forklift experience would be an advantage but full training will be provided
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work well as member of busy team and
  • Proactively seek to maintain the general tidiness of the mill and transport areas and comply with the mill cleaning schedule




  • night loading: 1 year (preferred)
  • shunting: 1 year (preferred)
  • HGV driving: 1 year (preferred)
  • Night Work: 1 year (preferred)


Harpers Feeds

We are a family run feed mill with a passion for creating quality farming feeds for our customers. Founded in 1992, we have eveloved into a trusted mill providing fixed formlated feeds offering technical on farm services and first class customer service. We feed the animal that feed the nation in a safe, efficient and sustainable way.

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