Line Setter (x2)
Panesar Foods Ltd, Tipton, West Midlands
Full Time – Permanent Position
At Panesar Foods, we believe in chef-driven practices and have an excellent team that has a track record in developing and implementing new food ranges rapidly. As a family-owned leading food manufacturer in the West Midlands that is as creative in its product development, as it is professional in its execution. For some businesses, we are their think tank, for others, we are their food consultant, and to many, we are the agency that handles their entire packaging design and food manufacture as an outsourced function, with our experienced in-house team. We rely on the support of our amazing and diverse workforce to keep the business running smoothly and efficiently. We are constantly looking to improve our ways of working in order to make Panesar Foods an even better and bigger place to work for everybody. Not only do we firmly believe this is the right thing to do, we believe that diverse teams, reflecting the communities they serve, outperform in their service delivery and provide greater value to our customers.
Working as part of our Production department, you will be responsible for setting and operation of each line and associated cleaning, health, safety, and environmental compliance related to activities within agreed standards of performance and customer service criteria and any other duties required by your Supervisor or Manager. The ideal applicant will be someone who thrives as a hands-on collaborative line controller and is confident in driving daily production to ensure the plan is achieved. Including ensuring a prompt daily start-up completed safety checks, a functional test of all safety circuits, and regularly communicating with all operational team members.
The ideal candidate will come from a fast-moving background but this is by no means a necessity and should be able to work on their initiative. Carry out relevant PPM’s when issued and complete them within a specified time. Ensure the recording of downtime and lost time is completed accurately throughout and before leaving your shift. To facilitate the stripping down of machines to allow deep cleans to be carried out as set down in cleaning records.
To optimise line performance and aid in achieving world-class standards. You may be at times be accountable for the running of more than one line with the support of the production team.
Essential skills & Experience
The successful candidates will possess;
- Good mechanical abilities
- A positive “Can Do” attitude
- Experience of working in a busy complex food production environment
- Team Working - Effective contributor, demonstrating Teamwork by working positively as part of a team and respecting other members.
- Communication - Clear communication skills which includes being able to converse in English with any level of the organisation and external parties i.e auditors/site visitors.
Experience of a range of food packaging operations.
What we offer
In return, we can offer a company that is committed to its values;
People at Panesar are;
Competitive hourly rate (dependent on qualifications, experience and shift patterns).
- Pension Scheme
- Training and development opportunity.
- Free parking facilities
- Stable working environment
- Progression opportunities available
Please send your CV along with contact details to the HR Manager by clicking the 'APPLY NOW' button
Please note, occasionally we receive a large volume of applications for our roles and when that happens, we sometimes unable to reply to you.
If you have any additional queries, please contact the HR department on 0121 506 7870.
No agencies, please!
Reference ID: PFL/JA/1721-LC
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