Greencore Group

Machine Operator

19 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Greencore Group
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Do you want to be paid weekly for a permanent job? Do you have experience operating machinery in a Manufacturing/ Production environment?

We are recruiting for various Machine Operators to work on nights at our Manton Wood "Food to Go" Production Facility. in Worksop, Nottinghamshire

As Machine Operator you will report to the Line Controller and you will have responsibility for operating machines within the Packing area to enable continuous production and quality of product.

The shift pattern is 4 on/ 3 off, 3 on/ 4 off. Rotating as below.

Wednesday to Saturday -17:30 to 05:30
Thursday to Saturday- 17:30 to 05:30

Pay rates are £9.97 per hour upon successful completion of 12 weeks training period paid at £7.67 per hour.

A little about our Company

Greencore Group plc is a fast growing, international convenience food leader. Headquartered in Ireland, Greencore has operations in the UK and the US serving major retailers and brands in both markets.

It is a leading manufacturer of convenience food products to grocery retailers in the UK and a leading manufacturer of sandwiches, meals kits and salads to CPG, convenience retail and foodservice outlets in the US.Greencore has a proforma Group revenue of £2.3bn and operates out of 50 locations in the UK, the US and Ireland.

Site Information
The Manton Wood site sits within the Food to Go division and produces sandwiches and wraps for leading retailers. The site employs 1700 people and has been an established part of the local community for 19 years.

What you'll be doing

As a Machine Operator you will operate either the Flow Wrap or Proseal by setting up the machine ensuring correct date, labels, blister type and temperature.
You will ensure full supply of materials to maintain machine operation throughout your shift, completing all necessary documentation, e.g. label sheets etc. as specified.
Other duties include reporting all down time and machine issues to Line Controller/Engineering as appropriate, carrying out relevant Health & Safety checks and carrying out other duties as from time to time may be reasonably required e.g. Stock Checks.

What you'll need

You will have a good standard of Maths and English, high level of accuracy and attention to detail to enable the accurate completion of paperwork.
Previous experience or knowledge of production machinery is preferred (Flow Wrap / Proseal machines). An awareness of Health & Safety procedures is also beneficial.
Flexibility to work is essential as you may be required to move from machine to machine and cover key shifts/ hours within this fast paced business environment.