Production Operative

To carry out general production operations with regard to the processing of raw potatoes.

  • Location: Telford
  • Reporting to: Team Leader
  • Salary: TBC
  • Hours of work: rotating 6am - 2pm / 2pm - 10pm / or perm nigths 10pm - 6am
Main responsibilities
  • Visual inspection of blanched and cooked whole / diced / sliced potato (or other food) with removal of any unsuitable product.
  • Operation of packing machinery to deposit product into a variety of food grade containers.
  • Manual handling, including packing and palletisation of finished product into the correct packaging as specified by the customer.
  • Movement of caged product and finished pallets within the production unit
  • Cleaning of machinery, work station, factory / bins and process components as instructed.
  • Complying with all company hygiene / health and safety policies and practices.
  • Complete any reasonable requests as per business requirements.
  • Responsible for the health and safety of self and others.
  • Actively report any accidents or near miss incidents.
  • Safe use of production equipment, in line with training received
  • Flexible in line with business needs
Skills & qualifications
  • Basic communication skills.
  • Effective team motivation.
  • Have a good understanding of the process and the running of production
Closing date: 24 January 2019