Food Machine Operators

Location: Frome
Job Type: Temp to Perm
Reference: CAMSK
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gap personnel (operating as an employment business) are currently recruiting for 2 machine operators on a temp to perm basis for a global food manufacturers based in Frome.

Due to an increase in production site and additional filling and packing lines being introduced, the site is pleased to expand their current team and are looking to recruit experienced operators with backgrounds within food manufacturing and experience at running machine lines.

Report directly to the shift manager the machine operator you will be responsible for:

  • Running automated filling machines
  • Identify product damage /defects / drop in production
  • Identifying faults and finding the relevant solutions
  • Recording of product traceability
  • Machine pre shift set up and end of line close  
  • Hourly product checks made and accurately recorded
  • Metal detection

You will be provided with a rotational shift pattern of:

  • Monday to Friday 6am-2pm / Monday to Friday 2pm-10pm / Sunday to Thursday 10pm-6am

Your pay rate will be – £8.72 per hour (6am-2pm / 2pm-10pm) - £9.22 per hour (10pm-6am) rising to £21, 907.95 after completing your 12 week probationary period with further salary increases based on additional responsibilities being taken.

Please be aware that this role requires accuracy, attention to detail and to follow strict H&S processes and procedures. The site is able to provide you with continuous market-leading training with a clear and structured career development plan with incremental salary increases as you become experienced throughout multiple machines.

As part of our ongoing battle to manage Coronavirus, all applicants will be asked a specific questionnaire and we are able to complete remote registrations to ensure all candidates are in a safe and managed environment.

gap personnel group are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgments solely on suitability for the job

To Apply – Please EMAIL your CV to with the reference ‘YEOMACHINE’ and one of the team will call you back. Due to our team working remotely from home please do not call the office number – we will call you.