Production Operative (Part-Time)

Market Drayton
£11.77 per hour

Job Title: Production Operative (Part-Time)

Company: The Compleat Food Group

Location: Palethorpes Bakery, Market Drayton, TF9 3AL

Hours: 2on6off (6am-6pm)

Salary: £11.77p/h

About Us: At The Compleat Food Group, we're always raising the savoury bar and crafting delicious pies and sausage rolls that delight taste buds across the nation. Based at our Palethorpes Bakery in Market Drayton, we're looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our savoury squad as Production Operators. 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 Operator, you'll be at the heart of our operations, ensuring that every sausage roll and pie that leaves our bakery is nothing short of scrumptious. From 6am to 6pm, on a part-time basis with a delightful 2 on 6 off shift pattern, you'll be responsible for booking in and out pallets using our computer system, ensuring that our famous products are ready to roll out to hungry customers across the land.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work as part of our team to maintain the smooth running of our fast-paced food production line.
  • Keep a keen eye on the pastry-making process, ensuring that every sausage roll and pie is baked to golden perfection.
  • Use our computer system to book in and out stock with precision and efficiency (training given).
  • Completion of sample checks and paperwork correctly filled in for production changes
  • Collaborate with your fellow team members to uphold our high standards of quality and food safety.


  • Good written and spoken English skills 
  • Keen eye for detail and accuracy
  • Previous factory experience, ideally in a food-based environment 
  • A passion for pies, a love for sausage rolls, and an appetite for success.
  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

Benefits to Include:

  • 12 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Free Parking
  • Heavily discounted staff shop
  • 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!