Line Operative

Posted 4 days ago by Pertemps
Location Bedford Job Type Temporary
Salary £7.83 - £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, to work alongside the Kit Line Team Leader. The successful candidates must be aged 18 or over and will be given training in the role.

The shift is Monday to Friday, 06.00-14.00. Flexibility is required to work the occasional Saturday. This position is temporary to permanent.

The job role is carried out in a controlled food environment and it is a legal requirement that you wear the provided mob cap, beard snood (if applicable), white overcoat and shoe protectors and sanitise your hands frequently. You will need to complete a basic food handling assessment before starting work and watch the company Health and Safety DVDs.

As Line Operative your duties will include:

" Working in a busy logistics warehouse and strictly conforming food production environment
" Working on the line, ensuring each box/kit has the correct food products added, i.e. tortilla wraps, salsa sauces, sachets of spices
" Keeping the hoppers along the line filled with the product to be put in each kit
" Adhering to the Food Safety policies and maintaining high levels of Health and Safety
" Supporting the Kit Line Team Leader
" 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 production background in a warehouse environment
" Excellent numeracy and literacy skills
" Ability to work under pressure and to work 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. Please note that the site is not easily accessible by public transport. There is a train which goes to Ridgmont, a five minute walk from the site, but the times of travel are restricted so please check the timetable before you apply. There are no buses running to the site. The site provides free parking for cars and bikes. Own transport is advisable.

Please call us on 07484 516322 in order to apply for the position of Line Operative, working 6am-2pm Monday to Friday. 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.