Production Operative (8-12 week contracts)

Date: 13-Nov-2021

Location: Leek, United Kingdom

Company: Ornua Co-operative Limited

JOB TITLE:                       Production Operatives - Temporary and Permanent contracts available 


GRADE/RATE:                  £9.47 per hour - 06.00am to 14.00pm and 14.00pm to 22.00pm (rotating shifts) Monday to Friday 


                                          £10.33 per hour - 22.00pm to 06.00am (Static night shift) Sunday to Thursday 


*We also offer part time days/hours to suit your availability including 10am to 2pm shift pattern and static day or noon shifts. 



Location:                           Sunnyhills Road, Leek. ST13 5SP 



An innovative and dynamic company who offer great opportunities. 


We currently have a number of temporary opportunities starting now until the New Year to cover the busy Christmas period - Immediate starts available plus a number of permanent roles. 


Ornua Foods UK are dedicated to providing a safe, creative and informative environment for our employees, we pride ourselves on being a good employer. 



Why work for Ornua?

  • Previous experience not required, full training will be given - attitude and behaviours are much more important to us.
  • COVID-19 safe sites - we ensure that the strictest processes are being followed in order to keep our staff safe in the workplace.
  • Clean working environmement.
  • Paid breaks (that's right, we won't deduct any of your salary for taking a break)
  • Subsidised Staff canteen offering fantastic food varieties 
  • Break out area with TV 
  • Free Tea and Coffee for all Staff
  • Free breakfast on a Friday
  • Free onsite parking
  • Guaranteed overtime with additinal overtime bonus 
  • Generous Refer a Friend scheme 
  • Various events / incentives throughout the year.
  • Company Shop (offering discounts on products)
  • Confidential Employee Assist Programme.


THE ROLE:                    

We have exciting opportunities for several Operatives to join the team on temporary basis (with real possibilies of permanent a permanent contracts)  . 





  • The successful candidates will need to be able to operate within a challenging but rewarding factory environment that is physically demanding and can entail repetitive tasks. You should possess a can-do attitude, be willing to work and enjoy being part of a team. In return you can expect the opportunity to work with a market leading company.


  • 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 as directed by a Zone Leader to ensure effective and safe packing of 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.





For this role, good levels of verbal and written english skills are essential. 


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. 



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