Greencore Group

Machine Operative - Nights

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Nottinghamshire, Worksop
14 Nov 2016
12 Dec 2016
Greencore Group
Contract Type
Full Time


Want to be paid weekly for a permanent job?

We are recruiting for a Machine Operative to work on Nights at our at our Manton Wood "Food to Go" Production Facility. As a Machine Operative you will report to the Line Controller and you will have responsibility for operating machines within the Packing area to enable continuous production and quality of product.

You will work 4 x 11 hour night shifts per week starting at 5:30pm and the shift pattern will be Saturday to Tuesday

Pay rates are £10.43 per hour upon successful completion of 12 week training period paid at £7.67 per hour


Greencore Food to Go are the UK's leading sandwich maker. We also produce prepared salads and sushi out our six state-of-the-art facilities in Manton Wood, Nottinghamshire; Northampton, Bow and Park Royal in London, Crosby in Merseyside as well as Spalding in Lincolnshire.

Greencore Group plc is a leading international manufacturer of convenience foods with an annual turnover in excess of £1.3 Billion and over 10,000 employees globally.
A FTSE 250 Company supplying 3500 products across 20 categories with a total of 22 Manufacturing sites in the UK, US and Ireland we are the Worlds largest sandwich maker.

We have a passion for great food, world class business processes and talented people. We are looking for passionate, talented people who can help us to drive our future success. People who innovate, create, lead and inspire. We set the bar high, and expect that our people do too. We do this by combining a passion for great food, an effective business system, efficient cost control and exceptional people in an approach we call The Greencore Way.


As a Machine Operative you will operate either the Flow Wrap or Proseal by setting up the machine ensuring correct date, labels, blister type and temperature. You will ensure full supply of materials to maintain machine operation throughout your shift, completing all necessary documentation, e.g. label sheets etc. as specified.
Other duties include reporting all down time and machine issues to Line Controller/Engineering as appropriate, carrying out relevant Health & Safety checks and carrying out other duties as from time to time may be reasonably required e.g. Stock Checks.


This role requires a good standard of Maths and English, high level of accuracy and attention to detail to enable the accurate completion of paperwork.

Previous experience or knowledge of production machinery is preferred (Flow Wrap / Proseal machines). An awareness of Health & Safety procedures is also beneficial.

Flexibility to work is essential as you may be required to move from machine to machine and cover key shifts/ hours within this fast paced business environment.