Packing Operatives

Location: Chard
Job Type: Temporary
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gap personnel (operating as an employment business) are currently recruiting for packing operatives for our new client based near Chard, Somerset.

Call – 01392 273665 /  WhatsApp Messenger – 07714755117 / Email your CV:

Full training will be provided for this role, alongside additional company inductions to ensure you are able to complete your duties competently at all times.

The role will consist of working in various packing departments where you will be responsible for:

  • Working on a packing line and following client specific packed designs
  • Making up packing boxes
  • End of line duties to include palletizing/wrapping/labelling
  • Quality control checks of products for defects, damage, mislabelled
  • Weighing and labelling of products

This is a temporary ongoing position until Christmas.

The working shifts are:

  • Monday to Friday – 6.15am – 2.25pm
  • Monday to Friday – 2.40pm – 11.00pm

The pay rate for the role is:

  • Basic Rate - £9.23 per hour (packing dept.)
  • Basic Rate - £9.45 per hour (production dept.)

We are now able to offer 2 ways to register:

  • Option 1 – Come to a local branch where we can complete your registration abiding by all social distancing measures
  • Option 2 – Video remote registration – register from home!