Food Production Operative

b3 jobs
c. £23,000
Closing date
12 Aug 2021

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Logistics, Production
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Job Details

Food Production Operative

Job ref: 62913 | c. £23,000 | Wiltshire

The company

You will be working for a traditional business that produces high quality, organic dairy products which are supplied to wholesalers and specialist retailers. The business has seen phenomenal growth over the last few years and has installed new production lines to meet demand.

The job

The Food Production Operative is a hands-on role working with the day-to-day production, processing, and packing of dairy products. You will also be a relief delivery driver for milk rounds.

Essential tasks include:

  • Operating food production and filling machinery including fillers, washers, pasteurisers etc.
  • Monitor product quality and hygiene standards.
  • Ensure products are packed and ready to be despatched with required labels.
  • Operating the forklift truck and loading lorries.

Due to the continued success and growth of the business, there is excellent scope for progression for the right candidate.

Your experience

We are seeking a proactive individual with production experience in a food or beverage manufacturing or processing environment (essential); experience working with dairy products would be a great advantage!

  • Be versatile and flexible to cover other staff as required
  • Food Hygiene and Food Safety certificates desirable
  • Preferably be a holder of a Forklift Truck licence
  • Driving Licence essential

More details

The Food Production Operative job is based in Wiltshire and is paying c. £23,000, increasing with the scale of the enterprise and responsibility.

The working hours are Monday to Friday, from 10.00 am – 6.00 pm. However, as the job will also be a relief delivery driver, the hours on these days will be 01.30 – 09.30 (approximately 70 days per year).

How to apply

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Alternate job titles

Dairy Operative | Food Industry Production Jobs | Production Operative | Dairy Operative | Dairy Processing Jobs | Production Line Operative | Wiltshire


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