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General Operator for Fruit Production

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  • Crewkerne TA18, UK
  • Temp to perm, Temporary,
  • General operatives,
  • 04/04/2024
Job description

Site Location: Crewkerne, TA18

Contract: Temporary ongoing.

Shift: Monday to Thursday 6:30am – 4:30pm     

Basic Pay Rate: £11.70 per hour


“Rolling out the green carpet for your career”.

Due to continual business growth, gap personnel are currently seeking new team members to join the diverse, friendly, and passionate team at Yeo Valley. Based at their stunning site in Crewkerne, TA18, we have several Food Production Operator positions available with immediate starts.

As a Food Production Operator, you will become an important part of a team supporting the production and supply chain teams on the site you are based. You will support the delivery of daily KPI’s and targets, ensuring high levels of efficiency and food safety standards, whilst working as part of the site’s operations team.

As a Food Production Operator, your role will include: 

  • Works well within a team, playing an active part in team and business successes.
  • Engages with the daily challenges and opportunities and works effectively with others to overcome.
  • Work with site teams to ensure effective use of raw materials and resources, active involvement in improvement projects, activities and events aligned to the team and site objectives.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to H&S by working in a safe manner, role modelling our safety behaviours, challenging unsafe practices, rectifying unsafe conditions, and escalating to other team members when support is needed.
  • Active involvement and commitment to the quality management system, ensuring all relevant controls and procedures are completed effectively to validate food safety controls.
  • Escalate any food safety breach or quality issues and ensure that any product below standards is identified and held and the issues are escalated appropriately, resolved, and released.
  • Understands and adheres to good manufacturing practices, company standards of hygiene, PPE, and dress code. Practices a 'Clean as You Go' approach, maintaining workplace organisation and visual management standards.

What are we looking for, from you?

Passion; Pro-active; Able to work well within a team; Able to undertake manual tasks; Work at pace; Able to communicate effectively; Abide by H&S; Understanding of Basic Food Hygiene, Experience within a food production environment (desirable) 

Everything else?

Leave that to the team at Yeo Valley who will provide you with exemplary training programs and development. 

All of this, AND superb onsite facilities:

Subsidised food canteen offering fresh hot and cold food; vending machines; creative break-out areas, free site parking; discounted Yeo Valley products; honesty fridges for further food discounts. 

What else is left to do? Simply APPLY and let’s get your career started at Yeo Valley.

If this role is permanent, gap personnel is operating as the employment agency. If this job is a temporary role, gap personnel is operating as the employment personnel is committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job

Whilst we endeavor to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future

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