Packing Operative

Location: Okehampton
Job Type: Temp to Perm
Salary: £9.10-£13.65
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gap personnel (operating as an employment business) are currently recruiting for Packing Operatives for a modern food manufacturer based in Okehampton, Devon. The business prides itself on its premium and organic produce, whilst maintaining the highest levels of food hygiene and safety. Full training is provided. This role may evolve into a permanent role for the right candidate!

As a Packing Operative you will be expected to;

• Make up packing boxes (no heavier than 400g per packet).

• Pack multiple packets into bulk boxes for distribution.

• Perform quality control checks of products for defects, damage, mislabelled.

• Load cooked products into racking cages.

• Ensure all H&S and food hygiene rules are adhered to.

The Pay & Working Hours;

  • £9.10 per hour basic rate, paid weekly
  • Monday to Friday, rotating shifts pattern- 6am to 2pm / 2pm to 10pm
  • 40 hours per week
  • Overtime @ £13.65ph
  • After 12 weeks your wages will go up to £10.35-£15.52ph

If you are looking for immediate work and long-term opportunity in the Okehampton area, please get in touch with us now!

Please click ‘Apply Now’, send an up-to-date CV to or contact our Exeter branch on 01392 273665 for more information.