Machine Operative

Location: Clitheroe
Job Type: Temp to Perm
Salary: 0 - 10
Contact Name: Kristina Savinkina
Expiry Date: 2021-10-07

Machine Operatives wanted in Clitheroe for immediate starts.

Induction needed prior to starting!

MONDAY TO FRIDAY 7;30AM TO 2:30PM £10.16 per hour

Key Duties;

· Operating and Minding the West Rock robot machine

· Follow the Health and Safety (H&S) procedures and ensure all potential hazards are observed and reported

· Follow the company processes, site operating procedures in relation to food safety, allergen control and maintain good manufacturing practices (GMP) throughout the shift

· Follow clean as you go policy and high standards of personal hygiene

· Deliver high standards of quality ensuring products are produced to the customer satisfaction in line with site standards and customer specification

· Use and maintain all equipment/machinery in a correct manner and report any equipment/machinery issues

· Complete and submit all required documentation accurately and in a timely manner to ensure traceability is maintained

· Perform necessary checks to a high standard

· Adhere to plan and keep the production downtime to a minimum

· Liaise with engineers and supervisors with regard to line performance and issues

· Minimise environmental impact by ensuring company procedures are adhered to regarding waste disposal

· Support the New Product Development (NPD) process

· Provide support and training to operatives in Line 3

· Meet relevant KPIs and targets assign by the Supervisor/Manager


· Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene

· Essential Hygiene and Chemical Awareness

· Level 1/2 HACCP

· ESOL Entry 2 or equivalent (preferable)

· Team Leading qualification (preferable)


· Experience of working in a food manufacturing environment

· Engineering background

Key Skills and Knowledge;

· Ability to follow safe working practices and instructions

· Ability to multi-task and prioritise workload

· Attention to details and accuracy

· Ability to work in a team

· Ability to communicate effectively

· Work well under time pressure

· Ability to solve problems

· Continuous improvement mind-set and coming forward with improvement ideas

· Good knowledge of mechanical processes

· Good numerical skills

Personal Qualities;

· Energetic, and enthusiastic

· Self-motivated

· Flexible attitude

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