Food Production Operative

Location: Wythenshawe,Greater Manchester
Position Type: Temporary
Rate information/Working hours: £7.83 - 6am-2pm shift
£8.03 - 2pm-10pm shift

Food Production Operative

Hours: Monday – Friday 6am-2pm/2pm-10pm

Rates: £7.83/hr-£8.03/hr (+overtime)


There are permanent opportunities for the right Candidates.

HEADS Recruitment is looking for Production Operatives on behalf of one of our Clients in Wythenshawe, who is one of the biggest local food processors.

The  Role:

Manufacturing of food products is highly mechanised, so your work as an operative will include:

  • Packing and production line work including checking products for quality on the production line and removing defective items
  • Keeping machines supplied with materials and labels
  • Reporting machine faults to shift supervisors and maintenance staff
  • Making minor adjustments to machine settings to handle changes from one type of product or container to another.

You would be expected to keep the machines and production areas clean during and after the shift.

Food Production Operative

The Candidate:

To be a Food Production Operative you should have:

  • Good observational skills to spot defective products
  • Patience to carry out repetitive tasks
  • The ability to work quickly to meet production targets
  • Good team working skills and the ability to work on your own
  • The ability to follow strict health and safety guidelines and quality procedures
  • Good standards of personal hygiene
  • A willingness to work flexibly.

If you feel you are right for this position please apply by either sending your CV via this portal or call HEADSA on 0161 746 7908.

Contact: Heads A Industrial Division (
Posted on website: 10/05/2018

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