Production Operatives - 6 month Fixed Term Contracts

  • Job Reference: 00003439-1
  • Date Posted: 29 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Macphie Limited
  • Location: Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Operations
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

OVERVIEW
Macphie are currently looking for keen and capable individuals to join the Macphie Team based in Glenbervie. We are currently looking for several Production Operatives to join the team on a 6 month fixed term contract. The successful candidates will work on a shift rotation & the shift will depend on the department within the business and flexibility is required. 

If you are a motivated and dedicated individual looking for a new challenge, we would like you to apply for one of these roles. 


ROLE OF PRODUCTION OPERATIVE
Assist in the manufacture of food products to the established standards of safety, output, quality and hygiene.

Work safely at all times in accordance with company Health & Safety policies, procedures, practices and legislation to correctly prepare packaging for food products with respect to container, label and coding.

Carry out cleaning schedules in the production and packaging area ensuring a very high standard of hygiene / sanitation is achieved, in addition, placing emphasis on the Factory’s “clean as you go” policy.

Store, feed, mix, blend, extrude, freeze and package food products as appropriate, ensuring high standards of good manufacturing practice.

Pack / metal detect, inspect, products and established standards of weight control.

Palletise, wrap and label finished goods as required.

Complete to the established standard all relevant process / food safety documentation.

Flexible in relieving other departments as required in relation to manpower deployment, holiday and absence cover.

Ensure food safety, legality and quality requirements are met at all times.

 
THE INDIVIDUAL

Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

·        Experience in a similar role, preferably within a food production/distribution environment, although this is not essential

·        Exposure to manual handling practices

·        Work as a team player

·        Is professional, positive and enthusiastic

·        Has integrity, initiative and focus

·        Able to self-manage and work independently when necessary

·        Able to think, communicate and present information effectively

·        Performs well under pressure

·        Able to use a computer and IT equipment proficiently