Hygiene Co-Ordinator

Posted 27 February 2024
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Technical
Job FunctionOperations
Expiry date 31 March 2024

Job description

Why Greencore?



You may not have heard of us, but we’re sure you’ve tried our products because we supply food for the all the major supermarkets in the UK.

Our Warrington site is also known as the Italian centre of excellence, recent expansion and investment make this site a state-of-the-art manufacturing unit! We produce high quality Italian ready meals for both Tesco & Co-Op.

What you'll be doing


Due to development and growth, Greencore Warrington are looking to recruit a Coordinator within our Hygiene Department. 

Our shift pattern is 4 on 4 off - 05:30am – 17:30pm, Pay rate £13.66 per hour

Reporting to the Hygiene Zone Manager(HZM), your job will be to supervise, monitor and review the Hygiene Team’s performance to safely deliver the required finished standards which will ensure the manufacturing facilities meet food safety requirements and company standards for hygiene.

Duties include:

  • Working in collaboration with HZM to in determine and assign duties to hygiene staff at the beginning of the shift.
  • Monitor and ensure hygiene staff are adhering to working time directive and shift times.
  • Help to develop training programs for new starters
  • Support HZM to ensure all hygiene members have the necessary skills and resources to complete their role
  • Working in collaboration with HZM to identify and delivery and require training to the Hygiene Operatives
  • Working in collaboration with HZM to conduct hygiene audits at the end of the shift.
  • Ensure in collaboration with HZM that hygiene standards are maintained during production runs and change overs.
  • Taking on a Hygiene Zone manager’s role in their absence.
  • Working in collaboration with HZM to continuously monitor the performance of hygiene operatives during cleaning operations.
  • Working in collaboration with HZM to make sure all sign offs are completed accurately and handed over at the end of the shift.
  • Manage the training records of all Hygiene operatives ensuring that all are fully trained on all relevant policies and procedures.
  • A Matrix system is maintained in such a way that any of the hygiene department training needs are highlighted.
  • All training is provided within all areas of the factory involving ‘on the job’ training and also effective presentation style training.
  • Continuous review of procedures and new pieces of equipment to ensure new procedures are picked up, written and trained out.
  • Co Ordinate the hygiene team using the master schedule highlighting what cleans are required and when needed. This must be used to establish training requirements across the shifts.
  • Take ownership of the Site NH audit schedule completing all audits to the schedule and following through any NCN’ to completion including re training were necessary.
  • Working hours will be flexible to work across all shifts and to take control of both shifts to cover absence of other shift team leaders.

What we’re looking for

  • Excellent Leadership, Communication and Organizational skills
  • Previous experience of managing/supervising a team
  • H&S/Safe systems of work awareness.
  • Knowledge of COSHH
  • PC Literate
  • Numerate
  • Literate
  • “Can Do” approach/positive attitude
  • Flexible attitude towards work patterns/hours of work


If this sounds like you then join us, grow with Greencore and be a part of driving our future success.

What you’ll get in return

  • Competitive salary and job-related benefits
  • Holidays
  • Discounted products in canteen
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Pension up to 8% matched
  • Life insurance up to 4x salary
  • Company shares save scheme
  • Greencore Qualifications
  • Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform


At Greencore we put our people at the core. We celebrate their differences and help everyone to be themselves at work. Together we make everyday taste better. 

Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on-the-job training and development opportunities to further your career.

We’re not all the same at Greencore and our differences help us to make everyday taste better for all our stakeholders. We truly put our people at the core and are proud of our diversity