Process controller Operator - Days

Posted 17 February 2024
LocationSouth East London
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Internal
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameAdela Parlog
Expiry date 18 May 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 800 colleagues. We produce sandwiches, wraps, baguettes, toasties for some of the biggest retailers in the UK including Sainsbury, Morrison.


What you'll be doing


Ensure start-up checks are completed for all equipment in use and any issues reported.

- Ensure correct product processing by following the factory procedures and set standards.

- Check quality of ingredients to ensure that quality is maintained.

- Take environmental and products/Ingredients temperature readings throughout the process to maintain set temperature requirements.

- Complete and or audit ingredients and finished product traceability paperwork throughout the process, and ensure it corresponds to traceability labels applied.

- Conducting internal online taste panel (organoleptic assessment).

- Ensure GMP standards are maintained, including equipment cleanliness after changeovers.

- Ensure allergen segregation procedures are followed.

- Identify foreign bodies (plastic, bone etc.) during processing of ingredients.

- Bring relevant quality issues to attention of QA, QA Supervisor or QA Manager.

- Report any found issues immediately and undertake the actions in timely manner.

- Support QA team with products / environmental sampling (swabbing, water collection, ingredients and finished product sampling)

- Maintain a flexible approach to work patterns as the business may demand.

- Perform any other relevant responsibilities given by senior management.


Shift Pattern: Days – Sunday to Thursday from 6 AM to depending on the plan.


What we’re looking for



- Good verbal and written communication

- Attention to detail

- Problem solver

- Drive, energy, and enthusiasm

- Team player

- Time management


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

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.**


What you’ll get in return

  • Competitive salary and job-related benefits
  • Holidays
  • Pension up to 8% matched
  • 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.