Production Operative

We have an exciting opportunity to join our expanding Operations team as a Production Operative on our Night Shift. In this role, you will responsible for the efficient operation of any task performed in the production areas, working within specified production, presentation, housekeeping and hygiene standards. This role is full time and working on a permanent shift pattern (10pm - 6pm) and is based at our site on Sunnyhills Road in Leek, Staffordshire.



Key Tasks & Duties:


As a Production Operative, you will undertake production tasks within the production areas as directed by a Zone Controller or Zone Leaders to ensure effective and safe packing of the cheese.


You will be an effective team member ensuring that all of the line operation is working to full capacity and helping minimise the waste of raw materials and packaging. You will also observe and understand the company policies and procedures relating to sickness absence, holidays, timekeeping, breaks, housekeeping, safety and hygiene.


To wear the correct PPE and follow protocol procedures at all times when working within the production areas, as well as undertaking training requirements which are needed to carry out the role effectively, along with any other training related to required duties is essential.




Personal Qualities & Experience:


For this role, good verbal and written communication skills are essential, as well as the ability to work accurately and confidently with number.

Having the capability to adhere to strict standards of quality and accuracy and to systems and procedures is a must, alongside working in a methodical, systematic and precise manner.

Risk awareness and concern for the impact of all your actions will be traits respected in the successful candidate.




For any additional information on this role or to apply, please contact Kate Taylor, Recruitment and Engagement Coordinator or send your CV and covering letter to

Due to the large amount of applicants, if you do not hear from us within 14 days your application has been unsuccessful, although every effort is made to reply to each candidate individually.