Machine Operator

Posted 08 July 2024
Salary £12.02 an hour (Up to £13.77 an hour after successful completion of 3 month probation period)
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Production Management
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameLiam Farr
Expiry date 04 August 2024

Job description

4on4off Rotating Days & Nights 7-7


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.

Here at Leeds we make just over 40% of all UK frozen Yorkshire puddings; making us one of the UK’s largest suppliers of frozen Yorkshire puddings to Asda, Morrisons & Tesco to name a few!


Pay Rate - £12.02 an hour (Up to £13.77 an hour after successful completion of 3 month probation period)


What you'll be doing

The Machine Operator will work in partnership with Line Support Operators, Hygiene Operatives, Shift Managers and members of the Engineering team to ensure the safe and efficient running of operational assets.

  • Machinery/asset troubleshooting, condition monitoring and maintenance.
  • Resolve mechanical and procedural issues.
  • Completion and sign off of quality documentation.
  • Adherence to good manufacturing practices.
  • Improve quality and line efficiencies by means of interpretation of production plans through knowledge and understanding of product, equipment, planning and manning (training will be provided).
  • Consider health, safety, environmental and quality issues and their implications.
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude to training and personal development.
  • Checking of critical control points for product safety and quality control points and responsible for all corrective actions.

What we’re looking for

  • Good understanding of both spoken & written English. You will also have strong attention to detail and good organisational skills.
  • Experience troubleshooting and maintenance on Factory machinery is required.
  • Experience working within a Food Manufacturer environment is preferred but not essential.
  • Able to work both day shift and night shift as this role will involve shifts alternating after each shift.
  • We’re not all the same at Greencore and our differences help us to make every day taste better for all our stakeholders. We truly put our people at the core and are proud of our diversity.

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.