Primestaff are working in exclusive partnership with our well-established client to recruit for a number of Permanent Opportunities in Food Production Process based in Scunthorpe. Candidates must have previous experience of working in Fast Paced Food Production Environment and be able to physically and mentally handle 12 hours working shifts.
Duties and responsibilities of the successful candidate:
Skills and experience required:
Education – Basic level of numeracy and literacy, Good written and spoken English Essential
Experience -Food Manufacturing experience essential, fully competent after 12 weeks training.
Decision making -The Candidate will make a judgment of when to call for assistance from a Supervisor, an Engineer, the Technical Department or Management.
Decisions made are of a routine nature and are communicated to a Supervisor/Manager.
Some decisions taken have a cost and loss of business impact with regards to food safety and quality of product.
Equipment – The Candidate will detect faults and call for engineers’ assistance. Daily use of packing machinery, company systems and detection systems. Maintenance and hygiene of this equipment also.
Communications – Daily internal verbal communication with team, Supervisor, Manager and other departments. Written communication is in the form of quality paperwork completion etc to ensure due diligence and completion of computerized systems
Mental effort – Must sustain concentration over long periods of time and maintain knowledge of running various machinery. Must be able work and count quickly and accurately under pressure.
Responsibility – Skilled staff required to help with integration of new starters and agency staff.
Physical effort – A lot of physical effort is required. Lifting, pulling and pushing of heavy loads requires an awareness of Manual Handling. Candidate is on their feet for the majority of the shift. Must be able to work at high speed which requires physical effort maintain several pieces of equipment at one time. Work can be in hot and chilled environments.
Dexterity – High level of hand eye co-ordination is required to ensure correct products are packed. Candidate is required to work at speed ensuring accuracy at all times. Must be able to carry out quality checks i.e. metal detector checks.
12 hour shifts 4 on 4 off, Nights or Days
What our client can offer:
Salary £19028 per annum, life assurance, annual leave, pension after probationary period (8% combined), health care scheme, bike to work scheme, childcare vouchers free food for lunch breaks.
Apply online today in order to be considered, unfortunately due to the volume of applications for this role, we may be unable to respond to every application, all other CVs will be held on file for future positions. For further details or for other vacancies similar to this, please visit our website www.primestaff.co.uk or why not join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/primestaffengland or follow us on Twitter: @Primestaff_UK