Hygiene Operative

Posted 10 July 2024
LocationEast London
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Production
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameRugile Justeikaite
Expiry date 14 July 2024

Job description

Why Greencore?


We’re a leading manufacturer of convenience food in the UK and our purpose is to make every day.


We’re a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing around 13,600 colleagues across 16 manufacturing units and 17 distribution depots across the UK. We supply all the UK’s food retailers with everything from Sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals, and in FY23, we generated revenues of £1.9bn.


Here at Bow, we have a team of around 900 colleagues. We produce sandwiches, wraps, platters, sub rolls and baguettes for some of the biggest retailers in the UK including Sainsbury’s, Co-op, Asda, Morrisons.


What you'll be doing:


We’re looking for hardworking, enthusiastic team players whose approach to work is characterised to succeed and who will therefore join our passionate and driven team.


Key activities:


To ensure the plant and machinery are cleaned according to the Hygiene Instruction Cards. 

Work closely with the Hygiene Supervisor/ Team Leaders and the Management team to make improvements and promote the Hygiene Department within the company. 

Completion of cleaning schedule documentation as required in a clear, accurate and legible manner. 

Use all chemicals appropriately and safely according to the COSHH regulations. 

Deep cleaning of relevant areas following the cleaning schedule, as and when required. 

Ensure all cleaning equipment is well maintained and reporting any faults to your manager promptly. 

Maintain high standards of personal hygiene and housekeeping at all times. 

Report problems or issues as they arise, which may impact on product quality, Production/Hygiene activities and environmental issues. 

Ensure Health & Safety procedures, Quality/Hygiene standards and Company Rules/Procedures are always adhered to. 

Keeping the internal and external areas of the factory clean and tidy



What we are looking for:

Experience working in a role involving manual handling desired.

On the job training will be provided to effectively clean equipment/ machines Experience of working in a food production environment is desired, but not always essential.

Cleaning experience preferred but not essential.


Shift Pattern:


Sunday to Thursday. From 7 am to 7pm.


If this sounds like you 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

*            Pension up to 8% matched

*            Life insurance up to 4x salary

*            Company share save scheme

*            Greencore Qualifications

*            Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform

*            Access to a full Wellbeing Centre platform


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