Manufacturing Operations

Senior Operative

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An established, forward thinking food manufacturing business is seeking an additional Senior Operative to join their team at their Worcester based state-of-the-art manufacturing plant. With the organisation operating in multiple locations around the planet, employing thousands of people and turning over in excess of 1 billion Euro’s is quite a statement to say the least.
Having recently invested millions of euros in new machinery, the intent is quite clear where the future oozes opportunity for those looking to carve a career with a leading, employer of choice in Worcestershire.

Working hours: Full Time (shift pattern 4 on 4 off rotating between days and nights.)

The daily responsibilities of a Senior Operative will be:

  • Ensure all changes to operations and equipment within your area are risk assessed and prepared to immediately challenge, eradicate or escalate unsafe acts or conditions.
  • Ensure all area equipment is maintained to a high standard.
  • Quality control and check all products in your area ensuring all H&S and company policies are followed correctly.
  • Ensure the line is operating to the required standards and line/process speeds at all times to enable the operational targets to be hit.
  • Control Waste and record on internal systems.
  • Identify problems in your area throughout the shift and escalate concerns to shift leader when it is not possible to resolve yourself.
  • Communicate with your team members throughout the line to ensure the smooth running of the shift.
  • Any other tasks requested by the shift leader.

The requirements of a Senior Operative will be:

  • Previous experience working within manufacturing, ideally food, and ability to work independently will be essential.
  • High attention to detail and a pro-active approach.
  • High level of Verbal and Written communication.
  • A level of dexterity will be needed to complete tasks associated with this role.

This role is on a permanent basis being paid between £27k to £31k
There will also be £1000 bonus for joining Vandemoortele (t&c’s apply) and a mileage allowance for candidates that are driving to work which will be based upon distance travelled bands.

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