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Machine/ Production Op

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Castle Cary

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up to £23000 per annum, 6.67% shift bonus and 6% annual bonus

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Machine/ Production Op

Production Operator (Grinder)

Castle Cary

£22k - £27k+ shift allowance 6.67% bonus 6 % of salary and excellent benefits

The weekday shifts patterns are the 3 x 8hr rotating weekly 2200-0600, 0600-1400 and 1400-2200.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Production Operator to work with our client in Castle Cary and will involve responsibility for operating the grinder specifically.

The Production Operator will be a multi-skilled process associate who is responsible for achieving maximum efficiency of our Grinder process whilst ensuring our highest Safety and Quality standards are maintained. The Production Operator will also play a pivotal role in identifying and delivering continuous improvement projects within the processing areas.

Production Operator key duties:

  • As the Production Operator you will maintain excellent grinder efficiency in line with the set plan and escalate any deviation from standard or plan

  • Support peers in achieving highest Safety, Quality and Efficiency standards throughout the processing area

  • Be responsible for the achievement of GMP/GHP process score

  • Ensure cleaning regimes are upheld and fulfilled to the highest standard

  • Actively participate in Operational processes that support the improvement of our business performance

  • Ensure Critical Control Points and mandatory Quality checks are completed as required and deviations are escalated through FMOS using the appropriate channel

  • Identify and deliver continuous improvement ideas to support fulfilment of the site goals & strategy

  • The job holder will comply with all Safety and Quality standards

  • The job holder will be a flexible member of the team that does what is required to ensure maximum efficiency and output of the line whilst adhering to our Quality & Safety procedures

  • The job holder will be required to have a broad understanding of the area operation and how it interfaces with different parts of the plant

Production Operative Key skills/experience required:

  • Educated to GCSE level

  • Excellent Written and Spoken English

  • Experience in FMCG Manufacturing environment

  • Flexibility, Team Player and Great Communication Skills

  • Functional / Technical Skills

  • Drive for results


  • Excellent career opportunities and the chance to complete accredited qualifications

  • Financial protection

  • Flexible policies to suit a multitude of lifestyles

  • Fantastic rewards based on capability and performance

  • Brilliant pension contribution and retirement saving options

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