Job description
  • Cookstown, Northern Ireland, UK
  • Temp to perm,
  • Packers, Warehouse and Logistics,
  • NRC009
  • 21/02/2024
Job description

Are you looking to secure work going into 2024?

We are currently recruiting General Operatives/ Packers to work with our client Karro Foods in Cookstown, BT80. This is ongoing work throughout 2024.

You will be part of the gap personnel team working on an ongoing basis at Cookstown Foods

The role of the General Operative/Packer

You will have a key part to play in the production of the finished pork product, by having specific responsibilities for packaging, labelling and checking.

Checking the product against specifications (size, weight, colour, packaging etc).
Adjusting machine settings to handle changes from one size/type of product to another – Depending on role.
Identifying errors/faults and reporting these to the Team Leader
Packing goods ready for shipment in crates, boxes or dolays (as required), against quantity and layout specifications.
Ensuring hygiene and cleanliness procedures are followed at all times.
Competently performing any other tasks for which training has been completed and signed off.
Being an ambassador for the business at all times, behaving in a professional and courteous manner with both internal / external customers.
Strict adherence to Health & Safety rules and procedures. It is every employee’s duty, no matter what their position within the Company is, to assist the employer with its responsibilities towards Health and Safety.
Strict adherence to Health & Safety rules and procedures. To assist the employer with its responsibilities towards Health and Safety.
Attending and taking active part in various training activities or helping with training of other colleagues.
Skills required:

Attention to detail/good observational skills to spot faults/contamination.
Ability to work quickly in order to meet production targets.
Good team working skills and the ability to work on own.
Ability to follow strict health & safety guidelines and quality procedures.
Patience to carry out repetitive tasks.
Ability to be flexible and adapt to change as required.
Available shifts:

Monday to Friday AM or PM shift
AM – 6.30am - 3.00pm and 7.00am - 3.30pm
PM - 4.00pm -12.00am

Any 4 days a week on a shift rota
AM - 7.00am - 5.45pm

AM shift - £10.73 per hour
PM shift - £12.34 per hour
Overtime - Up to £16.10 after 40 hours
Company Benefits:

Free onsite parking
Transport required:

Own transport is required due to the location
Roles available:

Other information:

Temp to perm opportunities.
Upskilling training is provided.
Full Training is provided.
Brand new site – great time to join.
Job reference:

To apply for this exciting opportunity:

Call the office on 0333 344 6977

Send us a message on 07483093749


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