Food Line Operative Late Shift

Posted 8 days ago by Pertemps
Location Milton Keynes Job Type Temporary
Salary £8.21 - £9.08 per hour Sector Driving & Logistics
The opportunity to work as a Food Line Operative has become available in a busy warehouse in Ridgmont, Milton Keynes. The successful candidate must be aged 18 or over as there is some work involving machinery. Training will be given.

The shift is Monday to Friday, 2pm-10pm. Flexibility is required to work the occasional Saturday. This is an on-going contract with the strong possibility of the position becoming permanent. The position pays £8.21 per hour for the first twelve weeks and then increases to £9.08 per hour.

The job role is carried out in a controlled food environment and it is a legal requirement that you wear the provided mob cap, white overcoat and shoe protectors and that you sanitize your hands frequently. You will need to pass a basic food handling test before starting work and watch the company Health and Safety DVD. This role is physically demanding as you will be on your feet for up to eight hours a day and working over the conveyor belt to reach the product and place it accurately in the kit boxes.

Your duties will include:

Working in a busy logistics warehouse and strictly conforming food production environment
Working along the line, ensuring each kit has the correct food products added, i.e. tortilla wraps, salsa sauces, sachets of spices (all in sealed packaging)
Achieving the targets and job standards as set out by the Kit Line Team Leader
Performing any reasonable request from the Contract Manager

The ideal candidate will hold the following skills and attributes:

Level 2 in Food Hygiene (preferred but not essential)
Food packing background in a warehouse environment
Ability to work under pressure and as part of a team
Good attention to detail

The site is located on the outskirts of Milton Keynes, near to Junction 13 of the M1. The site provides free parking for cars and bikes. Own transport is advisable due to the location and frequency of public transport.

Please call us on 07484 513841 in order to apply for the position The registration process takes up to two hours, including watching our clients Health and Safety DVD.

Please note that this position is offered by the Pertemps On-Site Team. Please do not contact the local Pertemps branches in order to apply.