General Operative


We have exciting opportunities within our production department at our Cross Hands site.

We are actively seeking applications from individuals keen to take up a career within one of Europe’s leading food processing companies. Initially, you will join as a General Operative providing high quality products to major supermarkets and food service customers. You will be supported through a comprehensive training programme, allowing you to carry out interesting and varied tasks within our well established, skilled teams.



  • Free car parking
  • Weekly pay
  • Permanent Full-Time work
  • PPE (Personal protective equipment) provided
  • Canteen with discounted food and free vend hot drinks
  • Personal locker
  • Pension Scheme
  • Career progression
  • 20% off EE phone contract discount for employees

Shift Patterns

Shift A

Sunday 6am-6pm
Monday 6am-6.30pm
Tuesday 3pm-11pm
Wednesday 3pm-11pm
Thursday 3pm-11pm
Friday Off
Saturday Off

Shift B

Sunday Off
Monday Off
Tuesday 6am-2pm
Wednesday 6am-2pm
Thursday 6am-2pm
Friday 6am-6.30pm
Saturday 6am-6pm 

£9.80 per hour

How to Apply:

Please contact for a full job description of the role. If you feel that you have the appropriate skills and competencies required, please forward a copy of your CV to:

HR Department, Dunbia (Cross Hands), Cross Hands Food Park, Cross Hands, Llanelli, SA14 6RF


Dunbia is an equal opportunity employer and places a strong emphasis on training and development for both skilled and non-skilled positions.



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