Senior Prep Operative

Posted 24 June 2024
Salary £13.75
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Production
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameNatalie Kohut
Expiry date 24 July 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.

 Here at Spalding, we have a team of around 540 colleagues. We produce coleslaw, potato salad, salad bar bulk products (2kg), pasta salads and couscous/grains for some of the biggest retailers in the UK including Morrisons, Co-op, Asda, Aldi, Lidl, Sainsbury’s, KFC, Nando’s, Pizza Hut and Costco. Our Spalding site has a restaurant with hot food available to all our colleagues.

 What you'll be doing

 Senior Prep Operative – Night Shift – Sunday-Thursday – 22:00pm-06:00am - £13.75

 As a Senior Prep Operative, you will be responsible for ensuring all food preparation is carried out including using a machine for slicing up various vegetables and preparing all mixers ready for the mixing operatives. ADDITIONALLY there is the skilled side of the role which is the batching and weighing of ingredients into large bins, then transferring via a mechanical lift into an industrial paddle mixer for a specific duration, then into bins for the Filling Lines, whilst filling out all checks. As part of your role, you will be ensuring the team are working to their maximum potential as well as ensuring that the machinery is working consistently and correctly. You will be responsible for monitoring production to help attain KPIs for productivity and efficiency.

 What we’re looking for

Applicants must have a good level of education verbal, written and numerical. Experience of the food manufacturing industry is essential, preferably salads and be flexible in their approach to shifts etc. To be able to work in a physically demanding area of the factory. At time the successful candidate may be required to move shifts/department to meet the needs of the business.

 What you’ll get in return

*        Competitive salary and job-related benefits

*        Holidays

*        Pension

*        Cycle to Work scheme

*        Employee appreciation events

*        Company share save scheme

*        Greencore Qualifications

*        Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform

*        Onsite canteen serving hot food Day & Night

*        Onsite EXCELLENT staff shop

*        Free onsite car park


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