Factory Operative - Nottingham, NG3 2NJ
Starting Salary : £8.72 Per Hour
Shift :Saturday. Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Barrowcliffe’s specialise in the preparation and distribution of fresh and/or cooked produce nationwide.
Owned by Kettle Produce Ltd, Barrowcliffe's is one of the UK’s longest running food processing companies and have successfully supplied the UK food sector with quality produce, consistent value and a commitment to service.
Barrowcliffes have three main sites, Hooton Street, Nottingham, Padge Road, Beeston and Bellwin Drive, Scunthorpe.
We pride ourselves on the ability to deliver freshly prepared and wholesale produce to the required specification to meet our customer’s needs nationwide.
About the Role
Working on the Preparation Line with other operatives, your primary role is to work as part of a line team with a certain amount of speed.
You will be required to handle produce, using knife skills to prepare vegetables to our customer requirements, there can be separating florets of broccoli/cauliflower, slicing sweet potatoes into wedges, removing the cores from peppers etc.
The role will involve some light lifting and standing for the duration of your shift.
Subject to shift end times which are variable, you will be provided 2 x 30 minutes unpaid breaks.
Full training will be given and all PPE Equipment is provided including complimentary thermal socks.
Previously experience in a production or manufacturing environment would be preferable.
You will be a great team player, reliable, hardworking and have a “can do” attitude working with your team.
You must be able to work under pressure and to strict production deadlines and work targets.
Candidates must be able to work in a climate control refrigeration environment, The temperature in the Preparation Department is between 5-16 degrees.
Basic English is essential
Statutory Benefits, 28 Days holiday (Pro-rata), Pension Scheme
Comfortable Break Areas, with self service facilities (microwave, hot water and a fridge)
Recruitment Referral Bonus Scheme
As a business our main priorities have always been to protect our employees whilst in the workplace, protect the business, keep us operational and ensure that we do our bit to keep the nation fed.
COVID-19 Workplace Safety Measures are in operation at all of our sites, including department bubbles, complimentary face masks and job specific face coverings, specific COVID-19 Hygiene Operatives, and many additional social distancing measures including one way systems in corridors and changing areas, staggered shift start times and mandatory face coverings in all communal areas.