Careers

Production Operatives

DEPARTMENT: OPERATIONS

 

RESPONSIBLE TO: ZONE LEADER

 

GRADE/RATE: HOURLY PAID – STARTING AT £8.56 FOR DAYS AND NOONS. £9.35 FOR NIGHTS

 

HOURS: DAYS, ON A ROTATING SHIFT PATTERN (06:00 TO 14:00 & 14:00 TO 22:00) & NIGHTS 22.00 - 06.00

 

 

 

THE ROLE:    

Due to production requirements we have an exciting opportunity for a number of Operatives to join the team on a permanent basis.

 

KEY TASKS & DUTIES:

The successful candidates will need to be able to operate within a challenging but rewarding factory environment that is physically demanding and can entail repetitive tasks.  You should possess a can do attitude, be willing to work and enjoy being part of a team. In return you can expect the opportunity to work with a market leading company that encourages internal promotion.

                             

In this role, you will responsible for the efficient operation of any task performed in the production areas, working within specified production, presentation, housekeeping and hygiene standards as directed by a Zone Controller or Zone Leader to ensure effective and safe packing of cheese.

 

You will be an effective team member ensuring that all of the line operation is working to full capacity and helping minimise the waste of raw materials and packaging. You will also observe and understand the company policies and procedures relating to sickness absence, holidays, timekeeping, breaks, housekeeping, safety and hygiene.

 

PERSONAL QUALITIES  & EXPERIENCE:

For this role, good verbal, written and numerical skills are essential.

Having the capability to adhere to strict standards of quality and accuracy and to systems and procedures is a must, alongside working in a methodical, systematic and precise manner.

Risk awareness and concern for the impact of all your actions will be traits respected in the successful candidate.

 

BENEFITS:          

As an employee of Ornua, you can expect to receive a competitive salary along with the following benefits:

 

  • Free Onsite Parking
  • 31 Days’ Holiday (rising with service)
  • Company Pension
  • Subsidised Staff Canteen
  • Union
  • Company Shop (offering discounts on products)
  • Sports & Social Club
  • Staff Lottery
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Discount on Bikes and Tech Scheme
  • Confidential Employee Assist Programme

 

For any additional information on this role or to apply, please contact Lindsey Heath, Recruitment Specialist or send your CV and covering letter to recruitmenthr.leek@ornua.com


Due to the large number of applications we are unable to reply to each candidate individually; therefore, if you have not had a response within 14 days of your submission, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occassion.