Food Production Operative

Location: Malmesbury
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 20943
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gap personnel acting as an employment business are recruiting for a food production operative for a specialist food producer based in Malmesbury, Wiltshire. This role is on a permanent, full-time basis.


This is the perfect role if you are passionate about food, want to use local ingredients and want to join an organisation keen to improve its carbon footprint. The site produces specialist products throughout the UK into retail, wholesale and farm shop outlets. This role would suit someone who has previously worked within hospitality as a chef but is looking for more stable, fixed hours.


Working on the day shift you will be responsible for using the night teams batch of sauces and you will then then begin the processing or portioning and decanting the product.


The pay rate and working hours for the role is:

Monday to Friday 0700-1530

£10.74 per hour basic rate, £20,943 per annum.


Reporting directly to the shift leader your duties will included:

  • Preparing recipes in batches to order, ensuring product specification ratios are adhered to.
  • Operating equipment within the production rooms and store areas using health and safety rules, while maintaining targeted output with minimal interruption.
  • Loading and unloading machines, and packaging finished goods.


The ideal candidate:

  • Previous FMCG experience is preferred however candidates from a manufacturing background will be considered.
  • Well-organised and able to work unsupervised.
  • Be able to follow procedures to BRC standards
  • Good understanding of English, Maths Comprehension
  • Have your own transport due to location
  • Passionate about food! Essential


If you are a production operative looking for a new opportunity, then we have immediate starts available.


To apply for this FOOD PRODUCTION OPERATIVE position, please either submit your CV via the ‘apply now’ button or get in touch with gap personnel in Swindon