Processing Operative

Location: Deeside
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £10.12 per hour
Consultant's Branch: Flint
Reference: MK-ProcessOP
Contact Name: Marlena Kostecka

Gap personnel (operating as an employment business) are currently looking for a Processing Operative to join our prestigious client based on Deeside Industrial Park on a permenant basis.

Hours and Pay - 

  • Rotating shifts 6am-2pm and 2pm - 10pm
  • £10.12 per hour

Qualifications and skill Requirements

  • Experience of product blending and processing, using PLC based input screen systems
  • Experienced in completing documentation and paperwork meticulously
  • Must have an up to date Counterbalance Forklift license.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise
  • Organised and efficient, Can-Do Attitude.

Responsibilities -

  • Set up and unload bulk milk deliveries
  • Dispense blend ingredients and accurately record both dispensed amounts (volume or weight) and relevant batch reference details (supplier batch number and best before dates)
  • Blend and heat process all ingredients, in compliance with the relevant documented recipe instructions
  • Undertake basic testing of the blend prior to heat processing (pH and/or brix)
  • Record all relevant running parameters during the heat processing stage
  • Liaise with Filling Operators, to ensure blends are available to maximise production filling time.
  • Set up and operate the automated Cleaning in Place (CIP) systems; including basic testing and recording of cleaning solution strength and, recording of relevant cleaning times and temperatures.
  • Between blending of different allergen products, undertake equipment swabbing to confirm the cleans were effective
  • When appropriate, carry out basic equipment fault finding and rectification
  • Maintaining a clean working area / storage area.
  • Ensure compliance to all of the site Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental requirements
  • Ad hoc duties as required
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