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Production Operative

Location: Exeter, Devon, England
Type: Permanent
Salary: GBP13 - 13 per Hour
Benefits: weekly pay
Job Ref: ExLCPO2408
Posted: 24/08/2023Apply Now

Job Description

Are you physically fit and have positive strong working attitude? Do you have experience and understanding of Food Production processes? Would you like to be working within a successful and reputable company? As a Food Production Operative / Multi Skilled Operative your core duties will include;working in hot & cold environments, handling ingredients (This will include raw and cooked meats).

Hours and Salary:

Weekend Shift: Friday to Sunday - 07:00 – 19:00 - £12.60 ph - Guarenteed 34.5 hrs p/week.

Late Shift: Monday - Friday - 15:00 - 23:00 - £12.60 ph - Guarenteed 37.5 hrs p/week.

Location: Clyst Saint Mary, Devon, UK. 12-week Probation Period, Temp to Perm position.

Day to Day Duties:

  • Working on production lines.
  • Using machinery.
  • Weighing, measuring and mixing ingredients.
  • Cleaning – washing up, cleaning machinery, equipment, floors etc.
  • Completing paperwork and recording data.

How to be successful:

  • You must have good leadership skills, be computer literate and have previous chef/cook experience. After your 12-week probation period, your role will change from Production Operative to a Multi Skilled Operative.
  • Must have transport as the location is remote with no public transport connection.
  • You must be physically fit and can lift 30-40kg when needed.
  • Confident handling food and working on a fast paced Production Line.
  • Manual dexterity is a must along with the ability to stand for long periods of time.
  • Good levels of concentration when line filling.
  • The ability to read and speak English to an expert level.

Your benefits are:

  • Overtime available at time & a half.
  • Bank Holiday & Christmas Week closure.
  • Products free of charge to take home.
  • Excellent working conditions & staff rest facilities (free tea & coffee, fridge, microwave etc).
  • Easily commutable location - must be able to drive self, free parking.
  • Up to 28 days paid annual leave with Wise Employment.


  • Participate in training where required.

Health, Safety & Environment:

  • Carry out all duties safely and in accordance with the Health & Safety Policy, Employee Handbook, procedures, training and instruction.

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