Night Food Processing Machine Operative

Location: Wisbech
Sector: Industrial & Manufacturing, FMCG & Agriculture
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: Sunday – Thursday or Monday – Friday, 10:00pm – 6:00am (30 min unpaid lunch break)
Reward: £10.87 per hour with an opportunity to earn more through overtime
Start: ASAP
Benefits: 20 days holiday, Pension Scheme, Onsite Parking, Shopping discounts, Health cash back scheme, Counselling & Financial wellbeing support, Loyalty awards and company events

We are working on behalf of one of our food manufacturing clients, who work with major UK retailers supplying fresh food products. We are seeking permanent Machine Operatives to work on night shifts. This is an exciting time to join the company as there is progression and further training opportunities for candidates who are willing to work hard. Our client prides themselves on high staff retention and promoting a safe and happy work environment and offering excellent company benefits.

As this role is working withing the fresh produce market it is essential that you hold an understanding of health and safety within the industry that coupled with relevant experience of working with relevant food manufacturing machinery.

Duties will include:

  • Operating all packing machinery including Multihead Weighers, VFF baggers, tray sealers and check weighers
  • Quality control checks on products
  • Completion of all paperwork accurately and on time
  • Liaise with the despatch team to reduce waste
  • Liaise with the flume & mixing teams to ensure all materials are ready for the production lines
  • Adhere to all health & safety policies
  • Liaise with the Engineering team if there are any machine break downs

Skills, Qualifications, and experience required:

  • Previous experience working with fresh produce
  • Basic Food & Hygiene certificate
  • Basic Health & Safety certificate
  • Manual Handling trained
  • Must be a team player
  • Strong and written and spoken English with the ability to understand health and safety instructions
  • Must be flexible to support the team

If you have not received a response within 3-5 working days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Busy Bee Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business for this Permanent vacancy.

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