FACTORY OPERATIVE NIGHTS 6PM – 6AM
3on 2off 2on 3off Nights
£9.82-£10.27 per hour depending on role and grade
Permanent Full time role directly with Bakkavor Meals Boston
Immediate interviews and starts
Who are we?
We are the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, with an international presence in the US and China. Our 19,000 employees operate from 39 locations, developing and producing innovative food for a wide variety of occasions and budgets. In the UK, we work with leading grocery retailers, focusing on their own label brands.
Bakkavor Meals Boston is based in Boston, Lincolnshire. It employs over 700 people and specialises in making chilled Italian ready meals and modern deli products for a dedicated customer. It is part of the Bakkavor Meals sector which has eight factories in the UK.
The production team is vital to our business. Not everything can be done by machinery and that's where YOU come in! As our business' key selling point is handcrafted products it is essential that we have hard working committed people working within our team.
The typical day of a Factory Operative involves working in a small team to all achieve a common goal working closely with the Key Operative and Quality Control to achieve the best we can and supply the customer with what the standard of product they require.
We manufacture lots of different products within the business; we make over a diverse range of products so there is lots of variety.
Tasks can vary within the business such as In feeding and topping a product, feeding the product through a flow wrapper and disposing of waste all using a clean as you go process.
The role is an entry-level position within the business and you do not require any experience and full training will be provided.
There is a real chance of progression within the business for a self-driven individual or for the people not so ambitious it provides a base and job security for people happy to stay on the line.
It's a platform to build a solid work history from a large multinational company who pride themselves on giving people a chance to reach their potential.
We require all applicants to have a basic understanding of English Literacy and Numeracy (ESOL2)
Be enthusiastic and conscientious, and understand or be willing to learn the principles and application of Food Safety, Have a proactive approach to Good Manufacturing Practices, Be happy working a Continental shift pattern (up to 12 hours), Be comfortable wearing personal protective equipment and working in a factory environment, Ensure Quality and hygiene standards are adhered to.
Previous factory experience desirable but not essential