Packing Process Operative

Location: Ilchester
Job Type: Temp to Perm
Salary: £9.43
Reference: EX005
Contact Name: National Recruitment Centre
Expiry Date: 2021-05-21



gap personnel are currently recruiting for Packing Process Operatives for our well known client, Norseland, based in Ilchester, Somerset.


Joining Norseland means you are joining a global brand which is the leading speciality cheese supplier in the UK. The site boasts nearly 60 years of product experience and development, supplying their product to all of the UK’s leading supermarkets as well as international markets across the globe. With a significant increase in orders, the company is pleased to announce that they have up to 18 temp to perm placements available.


This is a multi-functional site with modern facilities, investment into key areas such as the latest automated machinery and packing areas. The investment is further enhanced into its key areas within the business – its employees! And that’s, where we need you.


As a Food Process & Packing Operative you will be instrumental in:

  • Ensuring all automated lines are running consistently
  • Identify and fault-find any issues on the lines
  • Quality checks based on weight, package damage, labelling
  • Packing of items correctly in-line with productivity targets
  • Follow strict site Health & Safety regulations


The Pay, Hours & Benefits:

  • Shift 1 – Monday to Friday, 6am-2pm / 2pm-10pm (40 hours pw)
  • Shift 2 – Monday to Thursday, 5am – 3pm / 3pm-1am (40 hours pw)
  • Shift 3 – Friday to Sunday, 6am-6pm (36 hours pw)
  • £9.43ph - £19,615pa + overtime + shift allowances
  • Annual pension contribution increase after year 1
  • Onsite carpark, free wi-fi, canteen areas, vending machines, free tea & coffee, staff discounts, all breaks paid


The site is able to offer a shortened 4 week temp to perm opportunity to those that are able to demonstrate a strong work ethic alongside timekeeping and attendance.


To apply for this PACKING PROCESS OPERATIVE position, please either submit your CV via the ‘apply now’ button or get in touch with gap personnel in Exeter on


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