Production Operative

£12.97 per hour

Job Title: Production Operative

Company: The Compleat Food Group

Location: Sterte Avenue, Poole, Dorset BH15 2AS

Salary: £12.97p/h 

Hours: 12 hour shifts (3on3off)

About Us: At The Compleat Food Group, we're always raising the savoury bar and crafting delicious savoury foods and perfect pies that delight taste buds across the nation. Based at our site in Poole, Dorset we're looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our savoury squad as Production Operative's. If you've got a knack for fast-paced food production, a keen eye for detail, and a love for all things pastry, then you might just be the perfect filling for our team!

Job Description: As a Production Operative, you will play a pivotal role in our fast-paced food production environment, ensuring the seamless operation of our Hot-Pie and Sausage production lines. You will be responsible for maintaining the highest standards of efficiency, quality, and hygiene while adhering to strict safety protocols.

Key Responsibilities:

Operating Machinery: Safely and effectively operate production line machinery to produce high-quality sausage rolls and hot pies.

Hazard Analysis: Identify and assess potential hazards to ensure a safe working environment.

Quality Checks: Conduct regular quality checks to maintain our high standards and ensure our products are the best they can be.

Paperwork: Accurately complete all required paperwork, including production logs and quality control documents.

Critical Control Points (CCPs): Understand and monitor CCPs to ensure food safety and compliance with industry regulations.

Repetitive Tasks: Perform repetitive tasks with attention to detail and consistency.

Physical Labour: Be prepared for labour-intensive work, including lifting items up to 25kg

Key Requirements:

Previous experience in a similar role within food production is preferred but not essential; training will be provided.

Be able to change over the machinery during product change-overs on the production lines

Record and check product samples correctly 

Ability to lift up to 25kg and perform repetitive tasks in a fast-paced environment.

Strong attention to detail and commitment to quality.

Understanding of hazard analysis and critical control points (CCPs).

Good communication skills and the ability to work well within a team.

Basic paperwork and record-keeping skills.

Positive attitude and a willingness to learn and grow with us.

Be able to work a 12 hour, 3 on 3 off Shift pattern

Benefits to Include:

  • 24 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Enhanced rates for all overtime
  • Heavy discounted staff shop
  • Free Parking
  • Sink your teeth into discounts with our online and high-street retailer discount scheme and benefits portal.
  • Take care of yourself with our employee well-being and community support groups, ensuring you're as happy and healthy as can be.
  • Join us in spreading sweetness with charity initiatives and team events that'll warm your heart.
  • 24/7 access to Grocery Aid
  • Rise through the ranks with informal and formal training and career development opportunities through our individual online LMS portal.
  • Secure your future with our company pension plan

At The Compleat Food Group, we're more than just a food company. We believe in creating a culture where everyone feels valued, supported, and empowered to bring their unique flavours to the table. Join us, and together, we'll be number one for culture.

Recruitment Note: We have an active and trusted Preferred Supplier List to assist us if required. We do not acknowledge any speculative CVs or unsolicited candidate introductions from agencies.

If you're available immediately and ready to take the next step in your career and become a part of something truly special at The Compleat Food Group, apply now!