Packing Operative

Job Overview

Packing operative work at Wigan***

Shifts: 6am-Finish (typically 8hrs) OR 2pm-Finish (typically 8hrs)

Rate of Pay; £8.91

Days: Monday-Friday

***Please note this is a Full Time position for the right candidates***

Proman are recruiting on behalf of our client based in the Wigan. The client specialises in the production of frozen meals and there are numerous vacancies available at this industry leading client.

The Role;

Working on production lines/packing, you will complete various tasks including putting frozen ready meals into sleeves

Check product quality, seals on trays, information on sleeves etc.

Assist with ensuring that the production plan is delivered on a daily basis by following instructions

Complete daily quality checks including metal detection and weight checks

Some roles will require completion of paperwork

Products will also need labelling correctly

Ensure all waste is minimised

Maintain high housekeeping standards and ‘clean as you go’

Liaise with other departments where necessary

The Candidate;

Good communication skills and ability to work as a team

Being able to perform repetitive tasks

Proactively work with and provide support and assistance to supervisors and other members of the team

A reasonable standard of numeracy and literacy as the position would involve paperwork

To recognise, challenge and raise concerns to managers / supervisors if there is an issue with the product or machinery

Basic awareness of quality control methods

Experience of a production operative preferably in a fast-paced food environment

If you feel like this is the role for you, please send your CV via this portal or call on (phone number removed).


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